A heartwarming drama about family, faith and hope based on William Sirls’ award-winning and acclaimed book THE REASON is available to own on Digital, DVD, and On Demand Dec 15th 2020 from Pure Flix Entertainment and Universal Home Entertainment, starring Oscar-winner Lou Gossett Jr., Tatyana Ali, Alan Powell, Kelly Carlson, Beverly Todd, and Burgess Jenkins, The powerful film is centered around a small town stricken with a crisis – a plight that unearths a timeless and probing question: Where is God when bad things happen?
A mysterious man appears in a small town, unexplained miracles start to occur, changing the lives of everyone he meets. There’s a mother who 5 year- old boy has leukemia, two doctors- one a atheist haunted by his past, the other a brilliant young oncologist who places all of her hope in the power of modern medicine – and a blind pastor’s son who hasn’t spoken a single word in 38 years. All of them will brought together by the presence of this stranger, who teaches them the true meaning of faith and hope.
“The performances turned in by Lou Gossett Jr., Tatyana Ali, and Alan Powell, among our other ensemble cast members are wonderful, dramatically emotional, and powerfully significant,” said Matt Shapira producer of THE REASON, “I am incredibly grateful and proud of the film ‘The Reason’ and the finished product, and hope movie goers are as affected as I have been when they watch this film.”
Executive Producers Ken and Cindy Sirls of Faith Film Inc. added, “We are thrilled to have this film picked up by Pure Flix Entertainment and Universal Pictures Home Entertainment. THE REASON is in great hands and we cannot wait for movie fans to be able to see this amazing story.”
THE REASON features an original song titled “Rest In You,” written by songwriter and music director Jessica Sirls about finding rest in God.