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The Shack (2017)

PG-13 | | Drama, Fantasy | 3 March 2017 (USA)
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A grieving man receives a mysterious, personal invitation to meet with God at a place called "The Shack."

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Papa
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Willie
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Nan Phillips
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Kate Phillips
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Josh Phillips
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Missy Phillips (as Amelie Eve)
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Sarayu
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Sophia
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Male Papa
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Emil Ducette
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Emily Ducette
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Amber Ducette
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Vicki Ducette
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Storyline

After the abduction and presumed death of Mackenzie Allen Phillips' youngest daughter, Missy, Mack receives a letter and suspects it is from God, asking him to return to The Shack where Missy may have been murdered. After contemplating it, he leaves his home to go to The Shack for the first time since Missy's abduction and an encounter that will change his life forever.

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You're never as alone as you think.

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Drama | Fantasy

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for thematic material including some violence | See all certifications »

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3 March 2017 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

La Cabaña  »

Box Office

Budget:

$20,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$16,172,119 (USA) (5 March 2017)

Gross:

$57,330,873 (USA) (12 May 2017)
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Trivia

Filming for this movie commenced on June 8, 2015 in Vancouver, Canada. See more »

Goofs

When Josh and Kate left Multnomah Falls to race to the car they headed off to the left. That is the path heading up the mountain, you have to go to the right to get to the parking lot. See more »

Quotes

Papa: Pain robs you of joy, and the capacity to love.
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Connections

Featured in A Shack of Lies (2017) See more »

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Heaven Knows
Written by Joel Houston
Performed by Hillsong United
Courtesy of Hillsong Music Australia
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Not your typical Christian film
6 March 2017 | by See all my reviews

I am not a regular church goer, nor did I have high expectations for this film at all, and I do not cry in films, but this movie made me ball. Most Christian films fall flat and can be subjective, but this was different. I knew people who were fans of the book and highly anticipated the film, but seeing it is not a movie, it is an experience not to be missed. The values of forgiveness and true faith are challenged and as the viewer it was overwhelming. Better than any of the Oscar nominations this year.


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