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Johnny is an inspirational story about a ten year old boy in a foster group home who is dying of leukemia. Even though he has every reason to doubt God all he does is trust Him. Johnny is sent to see Doctor Carter to see if there is anything that doctor Carter can do to help. Doctor Carter ends up taking Johnny into his home where his wife rejects Johnny as he reminds her of the son she lost two years previously, and where Johnny bonds with their nine year old daughter. This is a truly inspirational story that will leave you in tears and filling spiritually fed. Watch as Johnny works to heal this family that has been torn apart by grief. Written by Logan Johnson

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Director D. David Morin broke the standard prohibition about actors never looking directly into lens, explaining (DVD at 18:25) that when shooting film that will be primarily viewed on personal media rather than the big screen, he shoots "tight and tighter" rather than "wide and tight", occasionally using an actor looking directly into the lens for the tightest shots (at 51:19, 57:04, and 1:02:13). See more »

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Director D. David Morin points out (DVD at 07:18) that Johnny's red on white Kurt Warner football jersey (02:15 to 06:58) turns into a white on red jersey (at around 4 mins) when he is in Dr. Drew Carter's office waiting for the doctor. David adds that the wardrobe lead (Nancy Terryn) was ill one day (about day 12 on the 15 day shoot) and he didn't notice the change. Apparently, that was the day the white jersey was used because at 31:34 when Johnny and Kayla start out on a bicycle montage and Johnny is in the red jersey, David notes the shot was taken on day one of the shoot when they hired a crane for the sweeping panorama. The only other white jersey shots are during Johnny's first day at school (40:15 to 41:03). See more »

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great movie
10 January 2013 | by See all my reviews

This was a fantastic movie. I do not see how anyone could hate on this movie.

Johnny is one of the most lovable characters I've seen in a while is testament to the Christian faith is outstanding and astonishing.

I would watch this movie again and again.

The message and theme are clearly delivered and well thought out at that.

This is a great movie for the whole family to fall in love with.

I would definitely recommend this movie to everyone I know.

Well acted.

And done by a great filming company.

This movie shows that with faith anything is possible.


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