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PG-13| 2 hr. 10 min.

Plot Summary
Sheriff's deputy Adam Mitchell (Alex Kendrick) endures a terrible personal tragedy that causes him to question what is really important to him. Taking comfort in his religion, Adam vows to become a better parent to his teenage son (Rusty Martin), and convinces his friends on the force to sign a pledge that they will all strive to become better Christians and better parents. Unfortunately, one of the men's moral compass appears to be broken when it comes to earning some fast money.

Cast: Alex Kendrick , Kevin Downes , Ben Davies , Rusty Martin , Ken Bevel , T.C. Stallings , Matt Hardwick , Rusty Martin Sr.

Director: Alex Kendrick

Genres: Drama

Distributor: Sony Pictures Entertainment

Courageous (2011)

Release Date: September 30th, 2011|2 hr. 10 min.

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  • Courageous reveals the duo's growing expertise as filmmakers with its skillful blending of moving drama, subtle comedy and several impressive action sequences, including a well-staged foot chase and a harrowing shootout between the cops and bad guys. show more

  • For all Kendrick's stolidity, he delivers a couple of wrenchingly tender scenes. show more

  • Even the logos for the companies involved in its making (Sherwood Films and Affirm Films) and distribution (TriStar Pictures) scream that this will be a message from on high. show more

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  • February 11, 2013 Kennedy
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    Great Movie! It guides us to be Courageous when called upon to do Gods will in a crisis! It inspires me to care and help people in life and death situations!

  • July 29, 2012 Ron
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    Any caring father would love the message that is given from this movie. As a retired social worker I have seen the worst side of life, children without fathers, homeless, ex cons, violence. I bless God that I have two wonderful sons, now grown with families of their own. They are both wonderful fathers, live for the family and love their family more then anything else. This movie shows that not only are you are father for your own, but if you care about others and trust in the Lord, you will be a father to those who need you.

  • July 07, 2012 havinson
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    A most Heart warming Christian movie since Fireproof. I watched it first by myself and then watched it again with my husband , this is definately a movie for the whole family should sit and watch together.

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