The Shack


Status: Post-Production As of January 14, 2016

Post-Production: Filming completed; editing of shot film; music composition and recordings, as well as sound and visual effects being added.

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2017 | Drama Adaptation | 2hrs, 12m

A father’s transformative journey that will show him the ultimate truth about love, loss, and forgiveness. more

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Friday, March 3, 2017

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Stuart Hazeldine


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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.
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  • Based on the William Paul Young novel.

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