Academy Award Winner Octavia Spencer in ‘Papa’ in Faith-Based Movie “The Shack”

Based on the New York Times best-selling novel, “The Shack” takes us on a father’s uplifting spiritual journey. After suffering a family tragedy, Mack Phillips (Sam Worthington) spirals into a deep depression causing him to question his innermost beliefs. Facing a crisis of faith, he receives a mysterious letter urging him to an abandoned shack deep in the Oregon wilderness. Despite his doubts, Mack journeys … Continue reading Academy Award Winner Octavia Spencer in ‘Papa’ in Faith-Based Movie “The Shack”

Josh Gad Lends Voice to Bailey, the Narrator in “A Dog’s Purpose”

Known to tens of millions as the voice of Olaf in Frozen, Josh Gad lends his voice to Bailey, the real star—the heart and soul throughout the entirety of Universal Pictures’ new family adventure, A Dog’s Purpose. Director Lasse Hallström and Amblin Entertainment reached out to the Tony Award-winning actor with high hopes of finding the voice of Bailey. His unparalleled vocal abilities are just … Continue reading Josh Gad Lends Voice to Bailey, the Narrator in “A Dog’s Purpose”

History’s Greatest “Hidden Figures” Behind The Apollo Missions

 Everyone knows about the Apollo missions.  We can all immediately list the bold male astronauts who took those first giant steps for humankind in space:  John Glenn, Alan Shepard and Neil Armstrong.  Yet, remarkably, Katherine G. Johnson, Dorothy Vaughan and Mary Jackson’s are names not taught in school or even known to most people — even though their daring, smarts and powerful roles as NASA’s … Continue reading History’s Greatest “Hidden Figures” Behind The Apollo Missions

Jennifer Garner Keeps the Faith with ‘Miracles from Heaven’

The core of Columbia Pictures’ new inspiring film “Miracles From Heaven” is a mother on fire, an impassioned, if constantly questioning 21st Century woman, who never lets up or lets go in her efforts to keep her child from harm. But to get deep into the grit and turmoil of that kind of maternal drive, the filmmakers knew they needed an actress who would go … Continue reading Jennifer Garner Keeps the Faith with ‘Miracles from Heaven’

Queen Latifah Brings Lovable Charm to ‘Miracles from Heaven’

One of the most amazing – yet seemingly unlikely – things that happen to author Christy Beam – whose memoirs is the basis of Columbia Pictures’ inspiring drama “Miracles from Heaven” — is that she meets a total, random stranger who couldn’t be more different but will become her spirited guide and exuberant companion along the way. Based on a real friend Christy made in … Continue reading Queen Latifah Brings Lovable Charm to ‘Miracles from Heaven’

Henderson Shows Different Side of Fatherhood in ‘Miracles from Heaven’

“Grey’s Anatomy” heartthrob Martin Henderson (“Everest”) stars opposite Jennifer Garner as her character’s husband and steady rock, Kevin, in Columbia Pictures’ inspiring, family drama “Miracles from Heaven.” The role gave him a chance to show a different side of fatherhood. “Sometimes we have this misconception that fathers are not as involved in domestic life, but this story shows otherwise,” says producer DeVon Franklin. “Kevin is … Continue reading Henderson Shows Different Side of Fatherhood in ‘Miracles from Heaven’

“Miracles” Are Around Us Everyday, Says Mother-Author Christy Beam

Based on the inspiring book and astonishing true story of the girl rescued by an out-of-the-blue accident, comes Columbia Pictures’ “Miracles from Heaven,” the rousing portrait of a family suddenly discovering joy and promise in the most tumultuous moment of their lives. Golden Globe® winner Jennifer Garner stars as Christy Beam, a tenacious, devoted mother whose world is flipped upside down when her daughter Anna … Continue reading “Miracles” Are Around Us Everyday, Says Mother-Author Christy Beam

‘Miracles from Heaven’ Launches `Share Your Miracle’ Website

Sony Pictures’ inspiring new film “Miracles from Heaven” has launched a website to let moviegoers share who their everyday miracles in life are. Users can visit www.ShareYourMiracle.com to create a customized digital image of someone who is a miracle in their life, whether it is an encouraging family member, a loving spouse or partner, motivating teacher, best friend, etc. On the site, users can upload a photo, … Continue reading ‘Miracles from Heaven’ Launches `Share Your Miracle’ Website

‘Miracles from Heaven’ Book Now an Inspiring Family Film

Based on the non-fiction book by Christy Beam, Columbia Pictures’ faith-affirming drama “Miracles from Heaven” brings to the screen the incredible true story of the Beam family. The film is directed by Patricia Riggen, from a screenplay by Randy Brown, and stars Jennifer Garner, Martin Henderson and Queen Latifah. When Christy (Jennifer Garner) discovers her 10-year-old daughter Anna (Kylie Rogers) has a rare, incurable disease, … Continue reading ‘Miracles from Heaven’ Book Now an Inspiring Family Film