‘Faith of Our Fathers’: Film Review
The Base Line
A laudable concept drops sufferer to substandard movie performance in this newest attempt from the studio room who introduced us “God’s Not Dead”
July 1 (Pure Flix, Samuel Goldwyn Films)
Kevin Downes, Bob A.R. White-colored, Stephen Baldwin, Candace Cameron Bure, Rebecca St. John, He McGowan, Scott Whyte, He Doom
It requires trust to believe that a faith-based movie of actual top quality will gradually come along. Unfortunately, the delay isn’t over. The newest attempt from the separate studio room accountable for such movies as Do You Believe? and the shock hit God’s Not Deceased once again reveals that excellent objectives don’t actually outcome in powerful theatre. The tale of two men who begin a journey to discover solutions about their dads who passed away years previously in the Vietnam War, Faith of Our Fathers, is unfastened by its shaky overall tone, hokey program and substandard performance.
Set in the delayed Nineties, the tale starts with soon-to-be-married David John Henry (Kevin Downes) — one of the more exhausted operating gags includes everyone he satisfies thinking about his Beatles-inspired, three first titles — finding a box of characters that his dad sent house during the war. Studying about a other knight who his dad had befriended, David paths down his son in Ms.
Despite the protestations of his fiancée (Candace Cameron Bure), David impulsively places on a cross-country journey to fulfill John (David A.R. White), who on the cellphone revealed no attention in a face-to-face. He’s even surlier when David reveals up on the front door of his decayed shack, but gradually confirms to discuss his own dad’s characters, for a simple $500 each.
For factors not satisfactorily described, the two men then begin a journey to the Vietnam War Funeral in California, D.C. Many less-than-comical hijinks take place along the way, such as their car being thieved by a couple of Australian hitchhikers (one performed by Religious musician Rebecca St. James) and getting tossed into prison after buying a car that changes out to have been thieved.
They gradually fulfill up with their fathers’ former sergeant (born-again acting professional Stephen Baldwin), who solutions the query of how their dads passed away.
Production: Downes Bros, Genuine Flix
Cast: Kevin Downes, Bob A.R. White-colored, Stephen Baldwin, Candace Cameron Bure, Rebecca St. John, He McGowan, Scott Whyte, He Doom
Director: Carey Scott
Screenwriters: Kevin Downes, Carey Scott, Harold Uhl, Bob A.R. White
Producers: Shelene Bryan, Bobby Downes, Kevin Downes, Eileen Scott
Executive producers: Invoice Herren, Kevin Malone, Captain christopher Morrow
Director of photography: Randall Gregg
Production designer: Mona Nahm
Editors: He Cassell, Bob de Vos, Alex Kendrick
Costume designer: Briana Jorgensen
Composers: Marc Fantini, Steffan Fantini
Casting: Beverly Holloway
Rated PG-13, 96 minutes