The Church

(2018)

Overview

The minister of a once vibrant, landmark Baptist church, now struggling to survive, is the sole hold-out in a decaying Philadelphia neighborhood earmarked for gentrification. But ultimately, the preacher’s steely resolve to preserve his family’s evangelical legacy in the community and dwindling congregation dissolves under relentless pressure from his status-seeking wife and greedy church leaders—Lured by cash bribes and promises from unscrupulous developers to establish a flashy “mega-ministry” elsewhere. Soon, the spirits of founding congregational members – stirred from the disquiet of their graves by the remorseless trespasses of another generation – begin to make their displeasure known. As the sinners – abruptly and inexplicably bound within the confines of the sanctuary – fall prey, they must all re-examine their choices and bow to the will of the covenant … only to reveal the righteous among them.

  1. Dom Frank

    Director

Top Billed Cast

  1. Clint Howard

    Clint Howard

    Alexander James / The Spirit

  2. Bill Moseley

    Bill Moseley

    Pastor James

  3. Ashley C. Williams

    Ashley C. Williams

    Elizabeth Haines

  4. Lisa Wilcox

    Lisa Wilcox

    Joan Laurels

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The Church

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Status Released

Release Information

  • October 5, 2018
    PG-13
    Theatrical

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    Some material may be inappropriate for children under 13. Films given this rating may contain sexual content, brief or partial nudity, some strong language and innuendo, humor, mature themes, political themes, terror and/or intense action violence. However, bloodshed is rarely present. This is the minimum rating at which drug content is present.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 27m

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