Faith-based ‘The Song’ Gets U.S. Distribution

Faith-based 'The Song' Gets U.S. Distribution

Looking to appeal to faith-based audiences, Samuel Goldwyn Films has acquired U.S. rights to City on a Hill Studio’s music-driven love story “The Song.”

The film stars Alan Powell of the group Anthem Lights, Caitlin Nicol-Thomas (“Nashville”) and Ali Faulkner (“Twilight”). Samuel Goldwyn Films will release the film on Sept. 26.

Richard Ramsey directed from his own script, a modern-day adaptation of the life and writings of Solomon, as found in the Song of Solomon and Ecclesiastes.

Powell portrays a singer-songwriter who struggles to catch a break and escape the long shadow of his father, a country music legend. He falls in love with a vineyard owner’s daughter (Faulkner) and writes a hit song, but his life and marriage begin to fall apart when he gets involved with another performer, played by Nicol-Thomas.

Faith-based films are performing well at the U.S. box office; recent successes include Sony’s “Heaven Is for Real” with $83 million and “God’s Not Dead” with $59 million.

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  1. Laura Coleman says:

    I have been waiting for this movie for months already! Please bring it to the Baltimore area!!!

  2. Tracey Griggers says:

    Thank you sooo very much for writing a faith based movie. I’m so very excited to see this!! There are so many movies these days that are not good wholesome movies to share with friends and family. Thank you for bringing the GOOD back I’m very much so looking forward to watching this film. May God bless you and give much wisdom with your days of production. Thank you again;)

  3. CFB says:

    Reblogged this on lit! and commented:
    Thus Spake Variety

  4. Dee says:

    Cool. Hope it is successful.

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