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Ephraim's Rescue (2013)

By listening to and following his heart, Ephraim Hanks finds his way in life and eventually provides relief and rescue to the suffering Martin Handcart Company. Based on a true story.

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T.C. Christensen
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Cast

Credited cast:
Darin Southam ... Ephraim Hanks
Richard Benedict Richard Benedict ... Ephraim Hanks (older)
James Gaisford James Gaisford ... Thomas Dobson
Koleman Stinger Koleman Stinger ... Thomas Dobson age 8
Katherine Nelson Katherine Nelson ... Alice Dobson
Mia Selway Mia Selway ... Ester Stock
Daniel Sappenfield ... Sidney Hanks
Nancy Peterson Nancy Peterson ... Martha Hanks
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Cameron Asay ... Reddick Allred
Roger Blomquist Roger Blomquist ... Dan Johnson
Charley Boon ... Arza Hinkley
Ryan Buchanan Ryan Buchanan ... Brigham Volunteer #2
Liz Christensen Liz Christensen ... Sister Johnson
Joshua Cooper Joshua Cooper ... Brother Johnson
Adam Dietlein Adam Dietlein ... Daniel Tyler
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By listening to and following his heart, Ephraim Hanks finds his way in life and eventually provides relief and rescue to the suffering Martin Handcart Company. Based on a true story.

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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for thematic elements and some disturbing images
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

31 May 2013 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

Utah, USA

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Production Co:

EPH Film,Remember Films See more »
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Color

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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Based on actual events taken directly from journals from those who are depicted in the film. See more »

Soundtracks

My Kindness Shall Not Depart From Thee
Written by Rob Gardner
Performed by Dallyn Vail Bayles
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Very Cleansed...
6 October 2018 | by ibezdechiSee all my reviews

As with other TC Christensen films, it tells and portrays Mormons as Mormons want to see themselves. His earlier film, 17 Miracles, has the same problem that everyone has Tide-clean clothes, perfectly shaved and groomed Schick faces, and nobody sweats, houses are perfectly painted like an early Disney movie. The acting is really community theater level.


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