• Where Hope Grows (2015)

Where Hope Grows

Release Date: May 15th, 2015

DVD Release Date: August 25th, 2015

PG-13 |1 hr 36 min

Plot Summary

A troubled ex-ballplayer (Kristoffer Polaha) finds his life reinvigorated through his friendship with a mentally challenged grocery-store employee (David DeSanctis).

Cast: Kristoffer Polaha, David DeSanctis, William Zabka, Brooke Burns, McKaley Miller, Alan Powell, Danica McKellar, Kerr Smith

Director: Chris Dowling

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Godspeed Pictures, Attic Light Films

Ratings & Reviews

  • 38
    Roger MooreMovie Nation

    It works, here and there, and Polaha is perfectly believable as an ex-jock and ex-jerk who lets a little child lead him out of the darkness. show more

  • 60
    Frank ScheckThe Hollywood Reporter

    An affecting drama marked by solid performances and a refreshing restraint in the way it delivers its religious message. show more

  • 30
    Austin Chronicle

    Chris Dowling’s second feature at first seems anodyne enough, but once the plot mechanics kick into high gear, the film becomes as unsurprising as a prix fixe menu. show more

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