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The Case for Christ (2017)

PG | | Biography, Drama | 7 April 2017 (USA)
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An investigative journalist and self-proclaimed atheist sets out to disprove the existence of God after his wife becomes a Christian.

Director:

Jon Gunn

Writers:

Brian Bird (screenplay by), Lee Strobel (based on the book by)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Erika Christensen ... Leslie Strobel
Faye Dunaway ... Dr. Roberta Waters
Frankie Faison ... Joe Dubois
Robert Forster ... Walt Strobel
Brett Rice ... Ray Nelson
L. Scott Caldwell ... Alfie Davis
Mike Vogel ... Lee Strobel
Meredith Andrews Meredith Andrews ... Worship Leader
Rus Blackwell ... Dr. William Craig
Tracey Bonner ... ICU Nurse
Matthew Brenher ... Dr. Phillip Singer (as Matthew Brehner)
Mark Campbell ... Judge (as Mark Alan Campbell)
Jordan Cox ... Bill Hybels
David de Vos David de Vos ... Tribune Colleague
Renell Gibbs ... James Hick
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Storyline

An award-winning investigative journalist -- and avowed atheist -- who applies his well-honed journalistic and legal skills to disprove the newfound Christian faith of his wife... with unexpected, life-altering results.

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

One man's journey to solve the biggest mystery of all time See more »

Genres:

Biography | Drama

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for thematic elements including medical descriptions of crucifixion, and incidental smoking | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

7 April 2017 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

El caso de Cristo See more »

Filming Locations:

Atlanta, Georgia, USA See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$5,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$3,967,885, 9 April 2017

Gross USA:

$14,682,684

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$17,644,496
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Runtime:

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Mike Vogel and Erika Christensen also portrayed a couple in the 2005 MTV movie Wuthering Heights. See more »

Goofs

In Chapter 9, minute 55.6, when Lee and family are driving home their station wagon front license plates are orange/yellow with dark lettering. The Illinois plates for that year (1980) were dark blue letters on a reflective white background. See more »

Quotes

Lee Strobel: Lee Strobel- Okay God, you win
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Connections

Referenced in The Cinema Snob: God's Not Dead 2 (2017) See more »

Soundtracks

I Believe
Written by Cindy Cruse Ratcliff, Jonathan Camey
Performed by Cindy Cruse Ratcliff
Courtesy of DREAM Records
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Simple but moving
15 August 2017 | by alberthansaSee all my reviews

One of the best Christian films for a very long time! I used to be an atheist too, so the spiritual struggle he went through is way too familiar to me. Personally it touched me very deeply. My advice to skeptics: guys, open your hearts then you will be able to see some wonderful things "hidden" from you for now. Many thanks to Mike Vogel, well done, brother!


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