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Director:
Writers:
Stephen Kendrick (story)
Alex Kendrick (story) (written by)
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Release Date:
25 July 2003 (Brazil) See more »
Genre:
Tagline:
In every man's life there's a turning point
Plot:
A dishonest used car salesman decides to become the salesman that God wants him to be - with surprising results. Full summary » | Full synopsis »
Awards:
7 wins See more »
User Reviews:
Have fun watching this, Church goer or no. See more (44 total) »

Cast

 
Rosetta Harris Armstrong ... Katie's Sister

Lisa Arnold ... 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

Shannen Fields ... Miss Gardner
David Frasier ... Scott Miller
Shawn Gaines ... Usher #2
Mac George ... George MacDonald
Nancy Goode ... Car Buyer #2
Teresa Goode ... Alma Watts
Tommy Goode ... Car Buyer #1

Tracy Goode ... Bernie Meyers
William W. Haire ... TR3 Owner
Rutha Harris ... Katie Harris
Carla Hawkins ... Ms. Wright
Belle Hess ... Mary Parker
Dawn Hunnewell ... Teacher in Hallway
Rebekah Hunnewell ... Student #3
Richie Hunnewell ... Todd Austin
Bobby Jackson ... Tom Jennings
Jim Jewell ... Car Buyer #3
Renee Jewell ... Winner's Friend
Marc Keenan ... Sam Jones

Alex Kendrick ... Jay Austin
Joshua Kendrick ... Boy Quoting Scripture
Anna Knuckles ... Student #2
Rachel Knuckles ... Student #1
Vicki Knuckles ... Teacher in Room
Treavor Lokey ... Vince Berkley
Jim McBride ... Butch Bowers
Steve Moore ... Dan Michaels
Angela Reynolds ... Money Recipient #1
Ben Roberts ... Himself
Jay Sharpe ... Benny Watts
Michelle Sidhwa ... Misty Land
John Spencer ... Bad Car Salesman #2
Allan Stanford ... Cleatus Beck
Daniel Titus ... Kevin Cantrell
Dawn Westmoreland ... Contest Winner
Greg Westmoreland ... Bad Car Salesman #1
Mark Willard ... Himself
Steve Dapper ... Tow Truck Driver / Greeter (uncredited)
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Directed by
Alex Kendrick 
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Alex Kendrick  story (written by)
Stephen Kendrick  story

Produced by
Lisa Arnold .... associate producer
Barry Carr .... executive producer
Michael Catt .... executive producer
Tracy Goode .... associate producer
John Hemken .... executive producer
Alex Kendrick .... executive producer
Alex Kendrick .... producer
Stephen Kendrick .... associate producer
Daniel Van Cleave .... executive producer
 
Original Music by
Alex Kendrick 
Heather Spencer 
Mark Willard 
 
Cinematography by
Tracy Goode 
Alex Kendrick 
 
Film Editing by
Alex Kendrick 
Mark Mitchell 
 
Production Management
Steve Dapper .... production manager
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Tracy Goode .... assistant director
 
Sound Department
Brian Straka .... foley artist
 

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Runtime:
USA:120 min | Argentina:120 min
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1.85 : 1 See more »
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Trivia:
The "Honesty is our best Policy" sign wasn't really torn up, the tearing was a sound effect.See more »
Goofs:
Continuity: 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 »
Quotes:
Katie Harris:You what? You cheated me?
Jay Austin:Well, I mean I just wasn't very honest about it...
Katie Harris:So you think you can just waltz right in with a $1 200 check and expect me to accept what you've done?
Jay Austin:Well, I'm sorry for what I did...
Katie Harris:You'd better be sorry! You know how hard it is to make it in this world today?
Katie's Sister:Uh-huh.
Katie Harris:The last thing we need is a dishonest person taking advantage of old ladies.
Jay Austin:Ma'am...
Katie Harris:Don't you interrupt me! I've been working 40 long years for every penny I got.
Katie's Sister:That's right.
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Movie Connections:
Referenced in Fireproof (2008)See more »
Soundtrack:
Everything You AreSee more »

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8 out of 10 people found the following review useful.
Have fun watching this, Church goer or no., 10 August 2007
Author: jordan_smith from United States

Student like production quality does not stop the enjoyment of this film. Unlike Hostle, people in this film actually redeem themselves, life is good, and can get better, and the world is NOT falling into ruin.. People really want Love and Light and venture to improve the human condition, and not just rape and torture for fun and profit. I really wish there were more films like this produced by major studios, but some of them must think only Death and Dishonor sells tickets. I see this film and know there are people out there who want to spend their time and money on GOOD thoughts and feelings.

(Thank God, or whoever your "higher power" may be)

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