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The Shack (2017)

PG-13 | | Drama, Fantasy | 3 March 2017 (USA)
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A grieving man receives a mysterious, personal invitation to meet with God at a place called "The Shack."

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Papa
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Willie
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Nan Phillips
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Kate Phillips
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Josh Phillips
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Missy Phillips (as Amelie Eve)
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Sarayu (as Sumire)
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Sophia
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Male Papa
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Emil Ducette
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Emily Ducette
Laura MacKillop ...
Amber Ducette
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Vicki Ducette
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After the abduction and presumed death of Mackenzie Allen Phillips' youngest daughter, Missy, Mack receives a letter and suspects it is from God, asking him to return to The Shack where Missy may have been murdered. After contemplating it, he leaves his home to go to The Shack for the first time since Missy's abduction and an encounter that will change his life forever.

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You're never as alone as you think.

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Drama | Fantasy

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Rated PG-13 for thematic material including some violence | See all certifications »

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3 March 2017 (USA)  »

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La cabaña  »

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Budget:

$20,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$16,172,119 (USA) (3 March 2017)

Gross:

$57,330,873 (USA) (12 May 2017)
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Filming for this movie commenced on June 8, 2015 in Vancouver, Canada. See more »

Goofs

When Mack walks to his neighbor to ask him about the note, the driveway has two paths through the snow on the driveway cleared; when he returns, the entire right side of the driveway is clear. See more »

Quotes

Missy Phillips: Is the Great Spirit another name for Papa?
Mack Phillips: He is a spirit. And he is great. Right?
Missy Phillips: Then how come he's so mean?
Mack Phillips: Why'd you say that?
Missy Phillips: The Great Spirit made the princess jump off the cliff and made Jesus die on the cross. Don't you think that's mean?
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Referenced in Midnight Screenings: Logan/The Shack (2017) See more »

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Nothing But The Blood of Jesus
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Performed by the ScreenMusic Choir
Courtesy of the Chicago Music Library
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The Shack
3 March 2017 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

The Shack was a triumph. There was not one dull moment to the movie to the shack. If you loved the book then you will love the movie. It is one of those movies where you would wish would never end. This movie has sad moments funny moments and it has a little bit for everyone to enjoy. The shack is a movie that you don't have to be a Christian to enjoy you just have to think the movie looks good have to like the book then go see the movie that everyone will be talking about. It is a brilliant movie and a work of art on the big screen.

Parents this is a PG-13 rated movie that has a lot of adult and thematic the AMA, but besides that it is a movie for the whole family will enjoy. This film is one to remember for years and years you will love it


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