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Come Sunday (2018)

TV-14 | | Biography, Drama | 13 April 2018 (USA)
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Evangelist Carlton Pearson is ostracized by his church for preaching that there is no Hell.

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Joshua Marston

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Marcus Hinchey, Russell Cobb (based on a radio story from WBEZ's This American Life, reported by) | 1 more credit »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Chiwetel Ejiofor ... Carlton Pearson
Gerard Catus ... Announcer
Allie McCulloch ... Lawyer
LaKeith Stanfield ... Reggie (as Keith Stanfield)
Jason Segel ... Henry
Stacey Sargeant ... Nicky
Condola Rashad ... Gina Pearson
Andrew Masset ... John Heines
Selena Anduze ... Claire
Danny Glover ... Quincy
Nic Starr ... Terry Allen
Martin Sheen ... Oral Roberts
Ric Reitz ... Richard Roberts
Dustin Lewis ... Ron
Tonea Stewart ... Lillie Ruth
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Based on an episode of the public radio series This American Life, which centers on Bishop Carlton Pearson, a rising star among evangelicals until he was ostracized by his own church and declared a heretic after he started preaching that there is no Hell. Written by Anonymous

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Taglines:

Believer. Preacher. Heretic.

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Biography | Drama

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Although the film received mixed reviews, star Chiwetel Ejiofor (12 Years a Slave) received rave reviews for his performance as Bishop Carlton Pearson. See more »

Quotes

Carlton Pearson: Things are going okay, you skate by. When they're not, the sky falls in.
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Soundtracks

The Presence of the Lord Is in This Place
Written by Reverend Timothy Wright
Performed by Kevin Lemons and Higher Calling
Published by DW3 Music
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Challenging story
14 April 2018 | by moherringSee all my reviews

Well acted, well paced biopic, good music. What happens when an established pastor's thinking takes a radical turn? Balanced portrayal of sincere religious people grappling with different interpretations of what defines faith.


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Language:

English

Release Date:

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