January 24th, 2007 10:03 EST
Judyth Piazza chats with Michael Landon, Jr. The Last Sin Eater
The Last Sin Eater In Theaters
Based On The Best-Selling Novel by Francine Rivers
A young girl begins a journey to seek out the one man who can save her soul in The Last Sin Eater, coming to theaters on February 9, 2007. "Enlightening while entertaining" (Baptist Press), The Last Sin Eater, explores a community in the Appalachians that practice the belief that a human "sin eater" can discharge the dead of their sins and a young girl preoccupied by her own sense of guilt and mortality, driven to uncover the truth behind the long held tradition. Directed by Michael Landon Jr. and starring Academy Award Winner and Emmy Nominee Louise Fletcher and two-time Golden Globe Nominee Henry Thomas, The Last Sin Eater is based on the award winning novel by Francine Rivers. The Last Sin Eater, marketed by Fox Faith and distributed by The Bigger Picture, can be seen in theaters in more than 128 U.S. and Canadian cities, showing on over 500 screens. Locations and theater information are available at FoxFaithMovies.com.
Local CBA retailers including Family Christian Stores, Lifeway Stores, Berean Christian Stores, Mardel and a number of significant Christian retailers are offering specially priced movie tickets, distribution of Bible study guides and other in-store activities. Fox Faith is making discussion guides, clip DVD`s, and other materials available to its network of more than 90,000 churches, ministries, youth groups, and others organizations for grass roots peer-to-peer marketing.
"Expertly done . . . original and touching"-
Phil Boatwright, Baptist Press
"A wonderful job" -
Paula Parker, Buddyhollywood.com
"A Strong Redemptive Theme" -
The Dove Foundation
When a mysterious man "absolves" her grandmother`s sins by eating bread and wine at her grave, 10-year-old Cadi wants the same redemption--while she`s still alive! But in her quest for deliverance she uncovers a dark secret that threatens to divide her family. What will happen when the two face each other--and the One who can truly save them? Based on the award winning novel by Francine Rivers.
About Fox Faith and Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment
Fox Faith is the newly created faith-based label from Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment LLC. Fox Faith was created to provide compelling entertainment to the Christian audience as well as those seeking quality, inspirational and spiritual entertainment. Additional information about specific titles and programs can be found at www.foxfaith.com and www.foxfaithmovies.com.
A recognized global industry leader, Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment LLC is the worldwide marketing, sales and distribution company for all Fox film and television programming on VHS and DVD as well as video acquisitions and original productions. Each year the Company introduces hundreds of new and newly enhanced products, which it services to retail outlets - from mass merchants and warehouse clubs to specialty stores and e-commerce - throughout the world. Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment LLC is a subsidiary of Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation, a News Corporation company.