Samson tries to put an evangelical spin on the Bible’s horniest strongman

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Even by the standards of the Old Testament, the horny strongman Samson is a perplexing character. He kills a thousand Philistines with the jawbone of an ass, sets 300 foxes on fire, murders 30 men for their clothes. He falls for a femme fatale who zaps his superhuman strength with a haircut and ends up blinded,…

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It’s biblically wrong to text and drive in A Question Of Faith

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Most Pure Flix productions—the flagship God’s Not Dead films, The Case For Christ, I’m Not Ashamed—stick to a fundamentalist emphasis on the importance of testifying to faith in every possible arena, with a healthy dose of persecution paranoia for garnish. The comparatively innocuous A Question Of Faith is a…

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‘Same Kind Of Different As Me’ Trailer: Greg Kinnear, Renee Zellweger & Djimon Hounsou Lean Into Uplift

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The new full-length trailer for Pure Flix’s faith-based fall release Same Kind of Different as Me showcases the film’s three stars — Greg Kinnear, Renée Zellweger and Djimon Hounsou, in an uplifting tease for the film’s long-delayed October 20 release.
Directed by Michael Carney, the film is an adaptation of the bestselling book based on the true story of art dealer Ron Hall (Kinnear), who befriends a homeless man named Denver Moore (Housou) in the hope of saving his…

Pure Flix Picks Up ‘A Question Of Faith’

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EXCLUSIVE: Pure Flix has acquired distribution rights to Silver Lining Entertainment’s A Question Of Faith, which is set to bow in theaters September 29.
Directed by Kevan Otto, the faith-based drama revolves around three families from different cultures who live in the same community; they are complete strangers living vastly separate lives until a texting-and-driving accident thrusts them onto converging paths where they discover God’s love, forgiveness, grace and…