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“Once I Was Engaged” Features Big Doses of Heart & Hilarity

"Once I Was Engaged" Features Big Doses of Heart & Hilarity

It’s been six years since “Once I Was a Beehive” helped usher in a new era of Latter-day Saint cinema. Now, a sequel looks to both entertain and empower in the must-see movie of the summer. “Once I Was Engaged” is a romantic comedy about what happens when the best-laid plans don’t go…well, the way you planned them. When Bree …

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Watch the New Trailer for “Once I Was Engaged”

Watch the New Trailer for "Once I Was Engaged"

In 2015, “Once I Was a Beehive” told the story of a young woman who attends a Latter-day Saint Girl’s Camp, learning about faith, healing, and friendship. Now, the much-anticipated sequel is set to hit theaters. Written and directed by Maclain Nelson, “Once I Was Engaged” brings back all the original film’s favorite cast of characters, including Bree (Clare Niederpruem), …

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New “Out of Liberty” Trailer Promises an Intense, Raw Look at Joseph in Liberty Jail

New "Out of Liberty" Trailer Promises an Intense, Raw Look at Joseph in Liberty Jail

The first trailer for “Out of Liberty” was released today and provides a closer look at the upcoming western drama from Garett Batty, writer and director of “The Saratov Approach” and “Freetown.” Based on first-hand recorded accounts, “Out of Liberty” follows local jailer Samuel Tillery (Jasen Wade), who is tasked with watching Missouri’s most wanted men as they await their …

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Watch the New Trailer for Hilarious Pioneer Trek Movie

Watch the New Trailer for Hilarious Pioneer Trek Movie

Excel Entertainment, the distributor behind such noted films as 17 Miracles, The Work & The Glory, and The Cokeville Miracle, among many others, announced today the release of the first trailer for the new film, TREK. TREK opens in theatres on Friday, April 6, 2018.   TREK is directed by Alan Peterson from a screenplay written by Jon Enos and …

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EXCLUSIVE SNEAK PEEK + INTERVIEW: Once I Was a Beehive

EXCLUSIVE SNEAK PEEK + INTERVIEW: Once I Was a Beehive

Like many young men in the Church, Maclain Nelson watched his mother and sisters set out for Girl’s Camp with wonder. “They always had such a magical experience,” he said. Many years later, Nelson (most known for his portrayal as Elder Propst in The Saratov Approach) found his inspiration in the experiences of his mother and sisters. Joining forces with …

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FREE MUSIC DOWNLOAD – Once I Was a Beehive

FREE MUSIC DOWNLOAD - Once I Was a Beehive

Once I Was a Beehive is “a girls camp movie based on thousands of true stories.” Set to be released on August 14, the film follows 16-year-old Lane Speer whose mother has just married a Mormon. While they’re on their honeymoon, Lane gets sent to girls camp, where she must deal with memories of her deceased father and her new …

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Movie Review: The Cokeville Miracle Transforms Terrifying Hostage Situation Into a Witness of God’s Love

The Cokeville Miracle

The Cokeville Miracle, the latest offering from beloved LDS filmmaker T.C. Christensen, is achingly real, but will leave the viewer feeling empowered and hopeful. Depicting the 1986 Cokeville Elementary School hostage crisis, the film shows the madness that occurred when a man and his wife detonated a bomb inside a room holding every teacher and student in the school, and …

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14th LDS Film Festival To Host Record Number of Films

14th LDS Film Festival 2015

Envision. Create. Illuminate. This is the motto for the LDS Film Festival, which began in 2001 to give LDS filmmakers a place to showcase their work. Now celebrating its fourteenth year, the festival is gearing up to screen a record number of feature films and host numerous panels. The festival will open on March 4, 2015 with a special viewing …

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‘Meet the Mormons’ Movie to Show on TV Channels, Digital Outlets

Meet the Mormons

In an effort to make “Meet the Mormons” more accessible to people around the world, the film will be distributed Tuesday, February 3 to TV channels and digital providers. Theaters in all visitors’ centers and historic sites of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints began showing the film in January. The documentary-style movie, designed to dispel common misconceptions …

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