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Mountain Top (2017)

A lawyer-turned-preacher living in a small Appalachian town is pursued by an eccentric man to represent him in court. Now involved in a case that ties into his own small-town life, the former attorney agrees to help a man.

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Gary Wheeler
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Barry Corbin ... Sam Miller
Coby Ryan McLaughlin ... Mike Andrews
Valerie Azlynn ... Peg Andrews
Lin Shaye ... Muriel Miller
Danny Vinson ... Braxton Hodges
Burgess Jenkins ... Bobby Lambert
Gregory Alan Williams ... Lamar Cochran
Bob Gunton ... Maxwell Forrest
Rachel Hendrix ... Melissa Hall
Sydney Penny ... Judge Coberg
Clifton Powell ... Larry Fletcher
Ed Pilkington Ed Pilkington ... Milton Chesterfield
Davis Osborne ... Vann Turner
Sandra Elise Williams ... Delores (as Sandra W. Van Natta)
Gary Ray Moore ... Detective Perkins (as Gary Moore)
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A lawyer-turned-preacher living in a small Appalachian town is pursued by an eccentric man to represent him in court. Now involved in a case that ties into his own small-town life, the former attorney agrees to help a man.

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On The Edge of Town
Written and produced by Lee Mercer
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Music, Acting take Robert Whitlow's Mountaintop to new heights
18 May 2015 | by ayersmtnSee all my reviews

Mountaintop succeeds where other Christian films fail, by delivering a smart storyline that engages Christians and non-Christians alike. This film sheds many of the hallmarks of Christian movies; the cheesy acting, sappy love scenes, and deathly dull inspirational music are nowhere to be found. Instead, the viewer is treated to the quirky, and at times brilliant acting of Barry Corbin and Danny Vinson, as well as a score that remains upbeat and appropriate to a film set in the heart of North Carolina. Though southerners will better understand the culture, and humor of this film, the acting and storyline makes Mountaintop relevant to any theatre goer looking for a good time. In the word's of Braxton Hodges, "It sure is good though."


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USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

10 February 2017 (USA) See more »

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Filming Locations:

Charlotte, North Carolina, USA See more »

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$750,000 (estimated)
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Level Path Productions See more »
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2.35 : 1
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