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Flywheel (2003)

 |  Drama  |  25 July 2003 (Brazil)
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A dishonest used car salesman decides to become the salesman that God wants him to be - with surprising results.

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Credited cast:
Rosetta Harris Armstrong ...
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Hillary Vail
Blake Bailey ...
Stephanie Ward
Jansen Barnes ...
Jeff Stone
Roger Breland ...
Mr. Austin
Walter Burnett ...
Max Kendall
Michael Catt ...
Pastor
John Cochran ...
1st Man on Lot
Carrie Crenshaw ...
1st Woman on Lot
Ashlynn Dapper ...
Faith Austin
Janet Lee Dapper ...
Judy Austin
Ron Dorminey ...
Usher #1
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Miss Gardner
David Frasier ...
Scott Miller
Shawn Gaines ...
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Jay Austin, a dishonest car salesman in lots of debt, comes to a turning point in his life where he becomes a born-again Christian, turns from his dishonest way of business and begins trusting in God to take care of him. Even when things get hard he trusts God, and God provides him with a way to pay off his debt honestly. Written by Elias L.

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In every man's life there's a turning point

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They had thought about having Jay punch the mirror in the bathroom in the scene just before he tears the sign off the wall, but decided not to. See more »

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When Jay and Kevin are talking about getting more money for the cars, Jay says, "Kevin, we're not gonna go that route." But when the same conversation, as recorded by Kevin's hidden camera, is shown on the TV report, he says, "Kevin, I don't wanna go that route." See more »

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Jay Austin: You grossly manipulated her!
Bernie: You taught me how. I don't know what kind of game this is, but you've got different rules for yourself.
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Wonderfully Inspiring Movie
20 November 2005 | by (Miami, FL) – See all my reviews

I happened upon this terrific film tonight and just had to come here to comment on it.

Christian Films has outdone themselves in this little gem! It warmed my heart and strengthened my already strong faith in God, and the way He works in our lives.

We often think that God has too many big things to do and He doesn't have time for our tiny lives. But that is where we err. God works in big and little things, and brings blessings to our personal worlds when we are patient and have faith in Him.

The production values were such that I knew this film would not waste time with special effects or high production values but instead would concentrate its focus upon the message and the story. For me, any consideration over its production were melted away when the simple but inspiring effects of the storyline unfolded.

I recommend this movie without reservation to anyone, believers and non-believers. I promise that God will move you. Blessings.


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