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The Resurrection of Gavin Stone

The Resurrection of Gavin Stone is a movie starring Brett Dalton, Anjelah Johnson-Reyes, and Neil Flynn. A washed-up former child star, forced to do community service at a local megachurch, pretends to be a Christian to land the...

Other Titles
Die Auferstehung des Gavin Stone, A Ressurreição De Gavin Stone
Running Time
1 hours 31 minutes
Quality
480p, 720p, 1080p, 2K, 4K
Genres
Romance, Comedy, Family, Drama
Director
Dallas Jenkins
Writer
Andrea Gyertson Nasfell
Actors
Anjelah Johnson-Reyes, Neil Flynn, Brett Dalton, D.B. Sweeney
Country
USA, Mexico
Year
2016
Audio Languages
اللغة_العربية, English, Deutsch, Français, Italiano, Español, Svenska, Gaeilge, Nederlands
Subtitles
اللغة_العربية, 日本語, Čeština, Tiếng Việt, Português, 한국어, Australia, Filipino, हिन्दी

A washed-up former child star, forced to do community service at a local megachurch, pretends to be a Christian to land the part of Jesus in their annual Passion Play, only to discover that the most important role of his life is far from Hollywood.

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Amy

I saw this movie twice at the theater and I have to say it was much better the second time around. I am a huge fan of Andy Serkis, the visual effects team is amazing, the characters were memorable, and the music score was absolutely wonderful. I think people should see this movie, I really enjoyed it. I would definitely recommend it to people who like movies that are action packed and funny.

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Peter

An enjoyable movie, good for all ages. The plot had many good ideas. The leading actors did an excellent job. I highly recommend this movie to anybody who likes nice movies, or a good story. I give it 8 stars.

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Megan

I am going to say that I was very surprised to find this film on Netflix. I mean I thought it was going to be a movie about a guy who is going to die and become a ghost. Now I am not a big fan of the Ghost World genre and I have been a little bit disappointed. I really enjoyed this movie though and it was a nice surprise. I am a big fan of Danny McBride and his style in this film. He is a charismatic and good-looking guy and I really enjoyed him in this movie. The performance he gives is so natural and what you would expect from a boy who has been through some very difficult events. The relationship he develops with his father was believable and as he grows in maturity and confidence he learns about his father and his past. The acting of his father was so real. I loved this film. It was a nice family-orientated story. There are a lot of emotions in this film and I loved how the message of acceptance and love can make a difference in your life. The story itself is a little bit different and I think this is a movie that is not going to be for everyone. However, it is not a boring movie, so if you like a good, family-oriented drama with a funny storyline then this is a movie for you. I was surprised to see how much I loved this movie. I would really recommend this movie.

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Eugene B.

I am somewhat skeptical about the idea of a film based on a Broadway show being nominated for an Academy Award. However, this film was a pleasant surprise. I enjoyed the performances of the supporting cast as well as the characters in this film, especially 'Daddy'. I was not overly familiar with this character from the show, but he did a good job in this film. I also loved the music in the film. In particular, I was impressed by the score that Jennifer Hudson composed for the movie. My only complaint about this film was the constant switching of scenes between the present and the past. I think that was done to create a real sense of realism in the film and helped to make the film more realistic. I also thought that the ending of the film was a bit sudden and was a bit predictable, but I think that was the point of the film and it worked to make the film a bit more believable. Overall, I enjoyed this film and would highly recommend it. 8/10.

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Scott

I had not heard of the old Tommy Lee Jones movie about the Resurrection of Gavin Stone until the movie came on television recently. This movie was well done and well received. I saw the movie at the local cinema which is an excellent place for films to be shown and it was great to see a movie that was not a comedy and focused on family and a history that would be truly meaningful and heartfelt to most children. Gavin Stone is an incredibly talented young man and the movie was based on his biography with a history of overcoming adversity and the obstacles that come with it. I thoroughly enjoyed the movie. We'll see Gavin rise to fame and finally become a major movie star.

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Catherine N.

My only criticism is that when the scifi/horror sequences are in a movie, it is not always clear when they are taking place. This is the first time in a long time I have seen this in a movie, and the idea that the scifi/horror elements could be in a movie being in any way connected to the horror is beyond confusing. I was expecting this and to some extent, I was happy to have it not be, but I can understand why some people would be confused. However, on the whole, the film is a very good drama about a very touching man. It is hard to be romantic about a man who became involved in a very public and tragic situation, so it is hard to want to reach out and have him think you are right for him. There are several things that make the story believable. First, the role of a father figure is a very difficult one, and Gavin Stone has his father's innocence, and great caring for his son. Second, Gavin Stone is a very hard man to get along with. This is one of the few times we see him being sympathetic. He was madly in love with his first wife and she broke it off, and his own brother (who was not very supportive), but he was also hard to get along with, especially when he died. He also seems to have this ability to win people over, and for this he was the perfect man for the role. Finally, it is very hard to be so naive about a person who has become so ill, and have them come back to life, and be together. The most believable relationship in this film is with Gavin Stone's niece, and the movie does an amazing job of showing us the kinds of people who help those who can't help themselves, and not just those who need the help. This is the kind of story I would love to have been told, but it was a very sad ending. I would be sad if Gavin Stone never recovered, but I could understand if he did, and the movie is a very beautiful and touching film about a real life situation. It was a movie that made me really appreciate the human race. 8/10.

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Janet

I have seen the movie several times and it always stays on my mind. The idea of this movie is unique. You feel you know the character, especially when you see the scene in the store where the landlord of the building goes into his house. You know he has some problems, but you never think about how you would react to them. There are some funny moments as well. The fact that you know the main character in your heart keeps you with the movie. The setting is beautiful. We have the homeless people, the middle class people, the rich people, the small people, the disabled people, the dreamers, and most of all the people who are walking on the street. The story is brilliant. I give it a good rating because it is a movie that you would want to watch with your family.

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Kenneth Robinson

I really liked this film and hope that a sequel is made. Gavin Stone(Matt Damon) is a Vietnam vet who has been living in a car for the past 20 years. He must get the car back but has trouble finding it. It's a journey of a lifetime for him. This is a great family film. I had to read the book to get it. It's a true story and is very moving. The performance by Matt Damon was outstanding. He brings the character of Gavin to life. He really created a character and gave the audience a new perspective on the character. I think that the audience will like the film. It's a must see movie.

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Russell R.

The Christmas Story in my opinion is a completely different movie. With its one-dimensionality and the hilarity of the adult humor, it lacks a certain innocence. This is because the movie is set in the present and is in fact a lot like its predecessors. The story is about a young boy that happens to have a gift, the power to make it snow. He has to figure out how to use this power and to get his parents to let him live his life in the snow. The only problem is that he has been born without his gifts, the snow just isn't an option anymore. To put it simply, the movie follows the concept of the Christmas Story, and that is about how life is about being active and not just sitting on your couch. In my opinion, this movie doesn't focus as much on the comedy and it's some of its younger viewers might not enjoy it as much as the older crowd. I can see why it is a bit hard to make it snow in New York City when you are about to go to a job interview, but in my opinion, this movie could have been as engaging and real as a Christmas Story. The comedy is very lighthearted, but not vulgar, which is a good thing. In addition to this, I think the other children actors give the movie an edge that allows it to be a bit more accessible. As I said, the movie is very simple and simple enough, but its charm comes from its simplicity. In my opinion, the movie has a very enjoyable and nostalgic feel, and that is because its a story about Christmas and family. The characters are all relatable and realistic and are fairly fun to watch. The movie also follows the tradition of movies that focus on the characters and their families. However, unlike a lot of other movies in this genre, this one doesn't focus too much on the characters. The movie focuses more on the family, which is really refreshing. The main character of this movie is Gavin Stone, who I think is a very real and relatable character. He is quite cute and lovable. The storyline of this movie is full of sweetness, which I think is the most important aspect of the film. It isn't a deep story, but the story is still quite interesting. Some people might find this a disappointing movie because of the lack of a story, but this movie is very suitable for children. The most important thing is that its a family movie, and that is why I say its a much better movie than the previous ones. I know many people are saying that this is just an American movie, but the story is better here than it is in the previous movies. The family aspect is probably the best part about the movie. I recommend this

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James Walters

This movie has the power to put you in the moment. It's a little under time too. It's full of the moments you won't forget. It's a story that we can relate to on a lot of levels. Gavin Stone is a very good actor and manages to stay at the top of his game, playing both a teenager and a middle aged man in this very touching movie. He has some scenes that you'll recognize immediately from his work in South Park: Bigger, Longer & Uncut, where he's clearly the leader of the pack. His presence is obvious, but it's not just him. The others are believable. I'm sorry to say that I don't know of any film that is better or even comparable. The film-makers have done an excellent job here. They've managed to convey the feelings of loneliness, uncertainty, loneliness of love and loneliness of a loss. The writing is brilliant and well crafted. The direction is clear. The camera angles are artistic. It's never flashy or that boring. It's a good representation of the emotions that can happen when you lose someone that you care about. The movie is very touching and you feel the emotions of the characters. Even though they have families and friends, you can see that they are still in love with each other and are still hurting. It makes you feel their pain. I'm not a movie critic, but I am a very big fan of films. My favorite films are Oliver Stone's JFK, the Shawshank Redemption, and this movie. My favorite director is Roman Polanski. I love his work. I'm not saying this movie is one of his best works, but I am saying that it is one of the best movies that I have ever seen. It has a sense of beauty to it that is very difficult to describe. This is definitely one of those films that is unforgettable and that you will be able to tell someone about. It will be difficult not to want to share this movie with someone you care about.

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Emily Mitchell

This is a movie which is based upon the life and times of The Duke of Devonshire, Thomas Wyatt. There are a lot of people who are only familiar with the Duke's life as a young man through his work in Parliament and his leadership of the English army, as well as his personal life, which would make them pretty familiar with the story. So what makes this film different? First of all, it's not just about Wyatt's life, it's about his life as a person. There are a lot of themes, both personal and political, that this film deals with, and it's both well written and acted. Also, the story is told from a different point of view. First of all, the movie is made entirely of narration by the Duke's wife, and it is narrated from a female perspective. It is the wife, instead of the Duke himself, who is telling the story. Secondly, the Duke is portrayed as a very sensitive person, even though he had been a general in the army. So as an audience, it makes it a little difficult to get a sense of what exactly is going on in his head. In fact, many of the scenes are presented from the Duke's perspective, which makes the narration from the viewpoint of the Duke a bit hard to get a handle on. It also makes the movie a bit disorienting, as one might think it would be. However, this does not hinder the story at all, as it is simply presented from the perspective of a married couple, and is presented from the perspective of the Duke's wife. Finally, it is an important movie, and it is told from both the Duke's and the wife's perspectives. The problem that most people have with the movie is that it is not based on the actual life of the Duke of Devonshire, but rather on a fictionalized version of his life. However, as a piece of historical fiction, it is pretty accurate. It does not try to be anything other than a drama, but it is an interesting character study of a man who lived a very unusual life. My favorite scene in the movie was when Wyatt, who has been home-schooled all his life, is finally allowed to go to school and get an education. Even though he does not like being educated, it is still a great scene, as Wyatt is finally able to be educated. As a matter of fact, one of the main reasons the movie is so well-done is that the actors were chosen very well, particularly, none of the actors can seem to do a bad job at anything. So it is quite a pleasure to watch a movie, like this, where you know the actors and the director are going to be all right

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Henry Thompson

I'm a fan of the X-Men and they had a few good movies, but I can't say the same for this one. In a way it's much better than the original which I did not like. The movie is about a man named Gavin Stone who takes on a new job as a waiter in a hotel in New York. He is obsessed with Jennifer Connelly and wants to impress her by becoming a waiter. After Gavin sees Jennifer on TV and he's trying to make some friends. He finds out that there is a great restaurant in the hotel where all the waiters and waitresses eat there. Gavin sees this and after he finds out he is a waiter he decides to join the restaurant. And is in for a surprise. The movie was okay but it did have some weak parts. The jokes were a bit weak and the acting was a bit over the top. But overall the movie is good.

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Keith Contreras

Some of the reviewers below have not seen this movie. I hope that they can understand the reasons why I like this movie and why I have given it an eight, as the movie is a little bit long and also it is a bit boring at the beginning. And there are also some inaccuracies. The acting is good, and the story is really heartwarming. The director was able to let the actors do what they want, without worrying about any sort of political correctness. The plot is simple and the lead actress is extremely beautiful. Not a great movie, but at the end I was happy to see that the girl who was crying at the end was so beautiful and so cute.

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Bruce

I saw this movie with my parents on the TV. I loved it. The characters were interesting and it was well acted and filmed. I particularly liked the scene where Gavin and Caroline go to the bar with their family, and Gavin's dad tells the other guys that he is his father. I think the whole cast did an excellent job. Gavin's mom was very good in the scene where she is trying to talk Gavin out of using the in-joke on the mailbox. Caroline was well played as the goofy wife. The only thing that bugged me was that when Gavin comes back to the family, he has changed so much that you can't tell that he ever lived in the first place. In my opinion, this is a good movie.

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Mary Bowman

You cannot see this film and not be moved by it. It is a film that will touch your heart in one way or another. The acting is terrific by all characters, and it is difficult not to be moved by some of the scenes. The story is heartfelt and touching. I can only imagine how hard it must have been for the writer and director to create such a masterpiece. This movie, in my opinion, deserves many more awards for it's amazing acting, cinematography and beautiful music.

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Bobby Estrada

The movie gives a very good insight into how human feelings should be treated. I saw this movie, thinking that it would be the same movie with the same name. I saw it and enjoyed it a lot. It is a movie for the children, it shows very well the world, and the kids may find a lot of things in this movie to relate to. The movie is well made and with a good acting. It is a great film for the children to enjoy.

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Austin Fox

I really liked the movie, though I felt like it could have used some editing. The story is a little complex, but it's still a good story with great acting. I like the idea of the father not being able to see his son for so long, and how he turns to a father figure. The parts with Gavin and Eva were great. I enjoyed how they gave them some backstory and the fact that they ended up working together. I felt like it was kind of a personal story, and I thought the actors did a great job. I also thought the scenes with Jada Pinkett Smith were great. The scenes with John Cusack were great. I loved how he took his time with each character, as he seemed to really love working with them. I'm not a big Eva Longoria fan, but I thought she was great in this movie. She's a very talented actress, and her character was amazing. I love the role, and I really hope to see her in more movies. I also thought the ending was a little "surprising". I know that people usually get attached to their characters very quickly. It's one of the things that I like about the film.

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Frances M.

I have to say that I enjoyed this film a lot more than I thought I would. I had been expecting the usual teen drama for awhile and I think that this movie was much more emotionally involved than I had imagined. I love the movie because it keeps you on the edge of your seat and doesn't let you down. It doesn't have a lot of jokes and the whole movie has the same kind of beauty that was in the opening of a Swan song. There is really something for everyone and that's what this movie is all about. I recommend this movie to all kinds of people, it doesn't matter if you're a fan of the original. I would recommend this movie to anyone that likes a romantic movie.

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Amy H.

I saw this film for the first time last night, and I loved it! I wasn't expecting to like it, and I was totally wrong. I was laughing, and I was crying. I didn't see this film for a lot of reasons. I am not a fan of family films, and I am a big fan of British comedy. I don't see this film as a comedy, I see it as a film that can be enjoyed by anyone. The performances are excellent, the characters are great, and the story is amazing. It is a film that you can enjoy for the story and the performances, but also for the humour, and for the people involved. I would recommend this film to anyone, I think it is a film that anyone would like to see, and that would be a great way to spend a couple of hours.

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Katherine K.

The life of Gavin Stone, a struggling writer from a small town, was turned upside down when his character, Gavin, was transformed into an intergalactic hero. It's a film you'll want to watch again and again, for the story and the characters. It's just great story telling. The cast is excellent. Just watch this movie.

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Lori Reed

This movie was certainly the most pleasant surprise of the weekend. It was enjoyable to watch. For most of the movie, you can tell that the kids have plenty of fun, as they make jokes and participate in their roles. However, in the end, the kids are told that they were unable to find another option that would allow them to remain with their old school. This reminded me of the storyline from Little Miss Sunshine, which I loved. There were no silly ideas at all in this movie, and the whole message of the movie was conveyed with some style and subtlety. The story line has the potential to appeal to all viewers, and that was what I enjoyed most about this movie.

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Laura

The story of the revival of a man in his late forties from a terminal illness who becomes a powerful force in his small town is really interesting. There are many stories like this one and I think this one is the best. It is a family movie with some humor and some tragedy. I like the actors and the acting is very good. I really liked this movie.

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Victoria Sullivan

I am a huge fan of the first film and would be thrilled to see a third one. This is the perfect companion piece to the first film. It shows the different personalities of the characters and how they deal with life. There is a great chemistry between Sam and Gavin. The film is very funny. It is a little slow at times but is a great family film.

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Tiffany

This film presents an easy-to-understand and entertaining story about a young boy who learns from his famous uncle that he has cancer. There is a lot of comedy in this film, which helps the film to be uplifting and funny. The movie shows how Gavin tries to find peace from his illness. As a young boy, he is able to express himself through writing. Through his journal, he learns about himself and his family. Through this journal, he learns about the cancer, and how he can live through it. Gavin chooses to write about his battle with cancer and wants to make the disease go away, instead of hiding from it. This helps Gavin to become a better person and more patient. In the end, Gavin chooses to keep his journal, knowing that it is going to affect his family. In the end, he shows that cancer is not something that can be fought and that you cannot change it. He chooses to be a brave person and fight through his illness. Gavin is a great character, and I have a lot of affection for him. He is able to learn from his illness. This movie also helps Gavin's relationship with his uncle, and he is able to show his love to him. I have been a big fan of Gavin since I was a child. I really want to see him grow up to be a strong and powerful man. He learns that cancer is not something that can be beaten. The movie also teaches Gavin to not hide his illness and that you cannot hide from it. The movie also teaches Gavin that you should not try to change something that can't be changed, and that you shouldn't try to hide from something that can't be hidden. In the end, I felt that the movie was able to be uplifting and funny. Overall, the movie was an excellent film. I give it an 8/10.

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Amber Jenkins

I saw this movie a couple of weeks ago, and it has already become a big movie among me. I will have to see it again on Thursday. I give this movie a nine out of ten stars. I have seen it three times in the theaters and again on DVD. I have always enjoyed this movie, but on the third viewing it was not as good as the first time. In some places the script is more annoying, which I can forgive. The performances are good, and the story is interesting. The movie has a good message, and is well worth seeing. It is one of those movies you can watch and think about after you leave the theater. I would recommend this movie to anyone.

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Stephanie Brooks

Gavin Stone is just a normal guy. He's a guy who loves his family. And he's always thinking of how he can make them more happy. And that's the basic idea of this movie. Gavin is a normal guy but doesn't believe in Santa. But the father-and-son team of schoolteacher-in-training Toby (Danny McBride) and Gavin's girlfriend Chloe (Renee Zellweger) convinced him that Santa is real. So Gavin goes to the North Pole and is Santa's aide-de-camp. And the real Santa, Dick Stone (Dylan Baker) is the best person in the world. But Gavin isn't in the best of luck. The North Pole's icy cold environment is wearing him down. And the fact that he can't remember what he did all Christmas Eve is just too much. So Gavin goes back to New York City and decides to find his best friend Ben (Ben Stiller). Together, they try to find a way to make their relationship work. This movie is a very sweet movie. It's very romantic and sweet. There's lots of laughs in this movie. The movie is also very touching. And, of course, it's a sweet movie. Even though the movie is not particularly exciting, it is a good movie. It has a happy ending and a great message about Christmas and Santa. It's just a great movie! And it's also a very good film. And it's a movie that you can't miss. 8/10.

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Billy J.

I liked the movie and was really impressed with it. I thought it was a really good story. It was very well acted. The movie was good because it was not full of sex, violence, or even blood. It was very enjoyable. It was also really nice to see the main character, Gavin, alive again. It was very funny, and I thought that it was very well acted. I loved the fact that it was not a very dark movie. I thought that it was really good because it was a light hearted movie. It was also very good because it had a very good story. I think that it was a really good movie.