A father’s transformative journey that will show him the ultimate truth about love, loss, and forgiveness. more
In Movie Theaters U.S.Friday, March 3, 2017
On DVD & Blu-ray Estimated; not officialJuly 2017
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Rating MPAAPG-13 for thematic material including some violence
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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.
official plot version from lionsgate.com
Trivia & Production Notes
- Based on the William Paul Young novel.