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A young boy fighting cancer writes letters to God, touching lives in his neighborhood and community and inspiring hope among everyone he comes in contact. An unsuspecting substitute postman,... See more »

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Lisa Curtis ...
Erin Miller
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Walter Finley (as Christopher John Schmidt)
Lyanna Tumaneng ...
Linda Baker
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Tyler Doherty
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Cornelius Perryfield
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Lester Stevens
Cris Cunningham ...
Carl - Postal Supervisor
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Cathy - Postal Clerk
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Olivia
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Maddy Doherty
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Ben Doherty (as Michael Christopher Bolten)
Amanda Best ...
Nurse Jamie Lynn (as Mandy Best)
Avery Sommers ...
Nurse Carol
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Brady McDaniels (as Jeffrey S.S. Johnson)
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Jack the Bartender
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Samantha Perryfield
C.J. Amari ...
Alex Wheaton (as Carl Joseph Amari)
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Miss Emily
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Ashley Turner
Luke Schrader ...
John
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Bar Guy
L. Derek Leonidoff ...
Pastor Andy (as Derek Leonidoff)
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Chemotherapy Nurse
McKay Ball ...
Sally
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Dr. Rashaad
Sam Smith ...
Tow Truck Driver
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Coach Dave
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Referee (as Josue Gutierrez)
Matt Swanson ...
Colt
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Ex-Wife
Pam Landwirth ...
Miss Pamela
Wintley Phipps ...
Give Kids the World Emcee
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Joe Letter Carrier
Trinity Schwab ...
Jogger
Gracyn Denbesten ...
Playground Kid
Brooks Denbesten ...
Playground Kid
Cole Denbesten ...
Playground Kid
Macie Severson ...
Playground Kid
Emmy Kate Severson ...
Playground Kid
Lindsay Skinner ...
Playground Kid
Grace Blastic ...
Soccer Player
Will Bonhagen ...
Soccer Player
Hayley Champion ...
Soccer Player
Kenny Champion ...
Soccer Player
Owen Cook ...
Soccer Player
Bella Fatigati ...
Soccer Player
Gabi Fatigati ...
Soccer Player
Morgan Fields ...
Soccer Player
Danny Ford ...
Soccer Player
Peyton Grace Garrison ...
Soccer Player
Juliette Kahn ...
Soccer Player
Andrew Knots ...
Soccer Player
Megan Magee ...
Soccer Player
Kaitlin Michaels ...
Soccer Player
Eligh Moses ...
Soccer Player
Morgan Leigh Oldham ...
Soccer Player
Madison Orlando ...
Soccer Player
Morgan Orlando ...
Soccer Player
Ella Panagkis ...
Soccer Player
Brett Sweeny ...
Soccer Player
Jenny Knipe ...
Phoebe
Tonia Kerr ...
Samatha's Mom
Tyler Cravens ...
Samatha's Dad
Brendan Doughtie ...
Justin McDaniels
Katie Prestwood ...
Mrs. Stevens
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Sergeant Baker
Stan Hawthorne ...
Bicycle Rider
Jonathan Bolten ...
Party Goer
Mason Doughtie ...
Party Goer
Savanah Doughtie ...
Party Goer
Mike Florio ...
Party Goer
Annalee Gay ...
Party Goer
Ashley Milchman ...
Party Goer
Brooke Milchman ...
Party Goer
Mackenzie Pollock ...
Party Goer
John Precort ...
Party Goer
Alex Russ ...
Party Goer (as Alex Whalen)
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Pedestrian / Bicyclist (uncredited)
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Post Office Worker (uncredited)
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Classroom Friend (uncredited)
Patrick Doughtie ...
DMV Examiner (uncredited)
Bayley Ellenburg ...
High School Friend (uncredited)
Jeff Ellenburg ...
Soccer Dad (uncredited)
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Post Office Worker (uncredited)
Da'Zhaun Hicks ...
Classroom Student (uncredited)
Ryan David King ...
Bar Patron (uncredited)
Ciara Lauren ...
Girl on bus (uncredited)
Paige Lehnert ...
Mail Sorter (uncredited)
Avery Myers ...
Classmate (uncredited)
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Girl on School Bus (uncredited)
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Girl on Sidelines (uncredited)
Nathaniel A. Pena ...
Classroom Friend (uncredited)
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Classroom Friend (uncredited)
Jennie Reddick ...
RN (uncredited)
Allison Schnacky ...
Classroom Friend (uncredited)
Ella Marie Schnacky ...
Cafeteria and Soccer Girl (uncredited)
Doris Steadman ...
High School Friend (uncredited)
Rob Whitehurst ...
Man at DMV (uncredited)

Directed by

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David Nixon
Patrick Doughtie ... (co-director)

Written by

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Patrick Doughtie ... (story and screenplay) and
Art D'Alessandro ... (story and screenplay) and
Sandra Thrift ... (story and screenplay)
 
Cullen Douglas ... ()

Produced by

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Art D'Alessandro ... associate producer
Kim Dawson ... producer (as Cameron Kim Dawson)
Andre Dugger ... associate producer
Tim Grosshans ... associate producer
Rob Micai ... co-producer
Wayne Morris ... supervising producer
David Nixon ... producer
Paul Sirmons ... line producer (as Paul T. Sirmons)
Tom Swanson ... executive producer
Sandra Thrift ... co-producer

Music by

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Colin O'Malley

Cinematography by

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Bob Scott

Film Editing by

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Patrick Tyler

Editorial Department

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James Ahern ... digital intermediate data manager
Brian Beard ... digital intermediate editor
Adam Hawkey ... digital intermediate colorist
Peter Mayer ... digital intermediate producer

Casting By

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Amy Baker ... (as Amy Severson)

Production Design by

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Mark Garner

Art Direction by

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Kirk Walchek

Set Decoration by

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Peter Eisner
Bradley Hagelin
Jeff 'J.Mac' McDonald
John Tegethoff
Robert Welch
Dan Wilkerson
Sean R. Wilson

Costume Design by

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Beverly Safier

Makeup Department

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Deborah Brozovich ... assistant hair stylist
Lee Grimes ... key makeup artist (as Lee A. Grimes)
Jane Hassinger ... key hair stylist
Jonah Levy ... assistant makeup artist

Production Management

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Donald Dowd ... production team
Daryn Johnson ... post-production supervisor
Rob Micai ... unit production manager

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director

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Krystian Lagowski ... second second assistant director
Al Minott ... first assistant director
Justin Tolley ... second assistant director

Art Department

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John Balling ... lead scenic
Joan Bernier ... scenic
Dan Buckley ... set dresser
Gordon Cheatum ... props
Michael Edling ... construction coordinator
D'Asia Grace ... art department production assistant
James Harris ... foreman
James Harris ... locations foreman
Bret Kane ... leadman
Brian Latimer ... graphics artist
Julian Mercado ... additional scenic
Gene Siegmund ... carpenter
John Tegethoff ... decorator
Kurt Thoresen ... property master
Dan Wilkerson ... on-set dresser
Jim S. Williams ... assistant property master
Douglas Winters ... foreman
Heath Winters ... props

Sound Department

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Jeff Cannon ... boom operator
Kevin Daughtry ... boom operator
Brian James ... boom operator
Michael Orlowski ... sound re-recording mix engineer
Juan Rodriguez ... sound utility
Steve F.B. Smith ... sound consultant: Dolby
Rob Whitehurst ... production sound mixer

Special Effects by

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Jeremy S. Brock ... special effects foreman
Thomas Pilgram III ... special effects technician (as Thomas Pilgrim III)
James L. Roberts ... special effects coordinator

Stunts

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Jennifer Badger ... stunt coordinator
Josh Palma ... stunt performer / stunts

Camera and Electrical Department

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Robert Beverlin ... camera assist
Joseph Boylan ... b cam second assistant camera
David Campbell ... camera operator
Stephen Campbell ... camera operator / director of photography: second unit
Gary H. Clay ... additional rigging grip
Josh Coffin ... camera assist
Erik Curtis ... camera assist
Ryan Patrick Dean ... digital loader: RED Camera
Shiloh Eck ... grip
Richard Falk ... electrician
Ben Fisher ... additional electric
Sean Fisher ... grip
Mike L. Germaine ... key grip
Larry Gianneschi IV ... first assistant camera: b-camera
Michael J. Graham ... additional second assistant camera
Marvin Haven ... dolly grip
Bruce Hazen ... additional electric
Ryan Krause ... camera assist
J. Steven Latham ... first assistant camera
Matt LeBeau ... additional grip
Patrick K. Meng ... best boy grip
Ryan Meng ... grip
Rico Moon ... additional electric
Megan Morris ... second assistant camera
Peter Morris ... video assist
John Muller ... additional electric
Ken Palladino ... best boy electric
Peter Perez ... additional grip
Humberto Recio ... electrician
Patrick Redmond ... additional grip
Andy Seely ... electrician
Phil Stevenson ... additional electric
Dale Stroud ... still photographer
Danny Vanzura ... camera assist
Robert Velicky ... second assistant camera
Robert Veliky ... second assistant camera
Marc Wostak ... gaffer

Casting Department

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Cameron Dawson ... extras casting assistant
Katye Kalivoda ... casting associate
Kia Riddick-Taylor ... casting associate (as Kia Riddick)

Costume and Wardrobe Department

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Claudia Combee ... wardrobe supervisor
Doreen Dawon ... wardrobe volunteer
Steven Myerscough ... wardrobe production assistant
Jose-Armando Pompa ... wardrobe assistant
Candace Rice ... set costumer
Christine Sonnenberg ... set costumer

Location Management

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Wesley Alley ... location assistant
Brian Burger ... location manager
Michael Coy ... location assistant
John Garrett ... location consultant
Andrew Little ... location production assistant
Stacey McGillis ... location manager
Caitlyn S. Owens ... location assistant

Music Department

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Kory Kruckenberg ... music score mixer
Peter J. Lehman ... musician: piano solos
David McKenna ... music supervisor (as David B. McKenna)
Northwest Sinfonia ... choir / orchestra
Robert Puff ... music preparation
David Sabee ... music contractor
Jon Schluckebier ... scoring stage manager
Brian Valentino ... music recordist
John Winters ... second score engineer
Robert Puff ... orchestrator (uncredited)

Transportation Department

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Richard Andersen ... driver
Jack Belcher ... driver
Larry Craig ... driver
Jeff Hooie ... transportation coordinator
Kevin Kinglesmith IV ... driver
Everett McClellan ... driver
Ron Wilson ... driver

Other crew

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Lindsey Claire Akins ... production intern
Jason Augustin ... production assistant
Samiyyah Bailey ... office production assistant
Corey Besteder ... behind the scenes director of photography
Janice Bird ... studio teacher
Anna Boyd ... production intern
Ernest Britt Jr. ... medic on set / set medic
Annie Cottrell ... production assistant / production intern
Anja Crosby ... first assistant accountant
Alan D'Antoni ... production intern
Leah Dawson ... behind the scenes producer
Skyler Dawson ... set production assistant
Jacob Deckard ... second assistant accountant
Wendy Delouche ... script supervisor
Mark A. Echevarria ... head animal trainer
Vivian Enfinger ... studio teacher
Kyle Findley ... production intern (as Ian Kyle Findley)
Sheila Fortson ... production intern
Cole B. Gibson ... production intern
Quinn C. Griffing ... production intern
Lawrence Haber ... attorney
Patty Harrigan ... key production assistant
Andrea Hathaway ... behind the scenes producer
Susan Humphrey ... animal trainer
Mark Joseph ... marketing
Wayne Kerr ... assistant: Mr. Swanson
Aaron Kessinger ... production intern
Ryan King ... behind the scenes editor
Ryan David King ... behind the scenes editor / production assistant
Caroline Korney ... production auditor (as Caroline Piccinini)
Jennifer Lopdrup ... production intern
Stephanie Lowell ... script supervisor: day player
Joan Lucas-Turgeon ... production accountant
Kelly Matthews ... production intern
Edward McLeod ... general counsel business affairs
Ashley Powers ... assistant: Mr. Nixon
Chris Ranung ... key craft service
Juan Rodriguez ... production intern
Alyshia Sargent ... production secretary
Gina Schifano ... production office coordinator
Kyle Scott ... production intern
Stephanie Segler ... production intern
Gary Sewell ... production auditor
Martin Sherrow ... set production assistant
Susan Stauffer ... publicity coordinator
Laurie Stewart ... production assistant / production intern
Patricia Story ... unit publicist
Danae Stringfellow ... production intern
Nils Taranger ... office production assistant
Doug Weiss ... production intern
Adrienne Wodenka ... production intern
Zachary Zavala ... production intern

Thanks

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Charlie Crist ... the producers wish to thank (as Governor Charlie Crist)
Pam Landwirth ... the producers wish to thank
George Shock Jr. ... the producers wish to thank
Susie Story ... the producers wish to thank

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Storyline

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Plot Summary

A young boy fighting cancer writes letters to God, touching lives in his neighborhood and community and inspiring hope among everyone he comes in contact. An unsuspecting substitute postman, with a troubled life of his own, becomes entangled in the boy's journey and his family by reading the letters. They inspire him to seek a better life for himself and his own son he's lost through his alcohol addiction. Written by Anonymous

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Taglines Hope is contagious...... See more »
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Also Known As
  • Briefe an Gott - Letters to God (Germany)
  • Cartas al cielo (Spain)
  • Grammata sto Theo (Greece)
  • Listy do Boga (Poland)
  • Cartas Para Deus (Brazil)
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Runtime
  • 110 min
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Box Office

Budget $3,500,000 (estimated)
Opening Weekend United States $1,101,204, 11 Apr 2010

Did You Know?

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Trivia Olivia says to Benjamin at one point, "Shall we accept good from God and not trouble?" This is a reference to Job chapter 2. God gives all of Job's status and health in the devil's possession. His wife tells him, "Curse God and die!" Job replies, "You are talking like a foolish woman. Shall we accept only good from God and never trouble?" See more »
Goofs When Ben Doherty is performing the song for his brother, it is clear that he is not actually playing the guitar. See more »
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Quotes Maddy Doherty: I don't agree with God's will. I don't think God cares about any of this.
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