Tuesday, April 7, 2015

REVIEW & GIVEAWAY: Grace of God - Inspirational DVD [GIVEAWAY CLOSED]

The movie GRACE OF GOD was recently released on DVD. My husband and I watched it together, and had mixed thoughts about it. For a brief summary, Detective Bill Broadly, who is antagonistic towards Christians, is called to investigate the disappearance of a church’s special fund collection. As he questions the church members, one unexpected church-goer confesses to stealing the funds. The confession is what helps to resurrect Broadly’s views on God.

On the negative side, the movie was a bit disorganized, had stiff acting, and had some scenes that really weren't necessary to the overall plot. Besides that, the subtitle says it is a story of "Easter Traditions," and I feel this is a bit misleading. The story does not mention Easter or any of its traditions. The cover also lists John Ratzenburger as a main character. However, he played a very minor part in this movie.

On the positive side, it is a family-friendly, inspirational film, with some unexpected twists. It has a message of grace and redemption and, unlike other inspirational films I have watched, it has a scene that mentions Jesus' death on a cross for our sins, and shares the complete Gospel message.

You can find it at Walmart. But, if you are interested, you have a chance to win a copy of this DVD by entering through the form below. The giveaway ends Saturday, April 11, 2015 at 8:00 p.m. CST, and FlyBy Promotions will mail the DVD directly to the winner.

"Disclosure (in accordance with the FTC’s 16 CFR, Part 255: “Guides Concerning the Use of Endorsements and Testimonials in Advertising”): Many thanks to Propeller Consulting, LLC for providing this prize for the giveaway. Choice of winners and opinions are 100% my own and NOT influenced by monetary compensation. I did receive a sample of the product in exchange for this review and post.
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1 comment:

  1. Thank you for the review Victoria. My problem with most "Christian" books and movies is that they are not done with excellence. I would like to see this change.


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