I was invited by Lionsgate Entertainment to the pre-view screening of The Shack. I also had the opportunity to do a fun giveaway. The prizes a $25 gift card for Barnes and Nobles and two tickets to attend the premier. I’m so excited for the winners!!
But without further due her is my review.
About the movie: The Shack is a best-selling novel brought to the big screen from the producers of The Blind Side and Life of Pi with acting by Award Winner Octavia Spencer, Sam Worthington and Tim McGraw. What is the Shack? In the movie, “The Shack’ -is a metaphor for the places you get stuck, you get hurt, you get damaged.Your inner house of pain where you “house” shame, guilt, hurt.And this is what was happening to Mack Phillips, after the worst tragedy possible, he spirals into a deep depression causing him to question his faith in God. One day he receives a mysterious letter urging him to the shack deep in the Oregon wilderness, where his daughter was murdered. Mack journeys to the shack and encounters the holy trinity, the father , son and holy ghost. During his stay the Father, Son and Holy Spirit will help Mack heal his emotional wounds and provide the answers to his daughters death. But before they can do so, he will learn about the power of forgiveness which will change his life forever.
The message in this movie is about the power of redemption and forgiveness. Bring Tissues.
Sinopsis:From the producer of The Blind Side and Life of Pi and 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 to the shack and encounters an enigmatic trio of strangers led by a woman named Papa [Octavia Spencer]. Through this meeting, Mack finds important truths that will transform his understanding of his tragedy and change his life forever.