Christian Movies to Watch: The Shack

Last Updated on January 7, 2023 by ellen

I’m always looking for new Christian movies to watch so I wanted to share some information with you about The Shack starring Sam Worthington, Octavia Spencer, and Tim McGraw. Christian Movies to Watch: The Shack on Blu-Ray/DVD

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Christian Movies to Watch: The Shack

Based on the worldwide best-selling novel, with over 22 million copies in print, the inspirational story of faith and love, The Shack, arrives on Digital HD May 16, and Blu-ray, DVD and On Demand May 30 from Lionsgate. Starring Sam Worthington (Avatar, Hacksaw Ridge), Academy Award® winner Octavia Spencer (Best Supporting Actress, The Help, 2011) and country music superstar Tim McGraw (The Blind Side), The Shack takes us through a father’s experience learning the ultimate truth about love, loss, and forgiveness.

If you’re looking for the latest Christian movies on TV, start with this one. It’s one of my favorite religious movies on DVD. 

Christian Movies to Watch: The Shack on Blu-Ray/DVD

From left to right: Nan Phillips (Radha Mitchell), Mack Phillips (Sam Worthington), Missy Phillips (Emelie Eve), Josh Phillips (Gage Munroe) and Kate Phillips (Megan Charpentier) in THE SHACK.

The Christian movie event of the year, this “powerful and gripping” (The Dove Foundation) film has been awarded the Dove Faith Friendly Seal of Approval. The Shack takes us on a father’s transformative spiritual journey.

After a family tragedy, Mack (Worthington) spirals into a crisis of faith and questions God’s existence and life’s purpose. Mack is unable to move on until he gets a mysterious invitation to an abandoned shack. There, God reveals Himself in the form of three strangers led by Papa (Spencer). Mack’s journey will transform audiences of all ages, in this movie that you will want to watch over and over.

Christian Movies to Watch: The Shack on Blu-Ray/DVD

Jesus (Aviv Alush, far left), Mack Phillips (Sam Worthington, center left), Papa (Octavia Spencer, center right) and Sarayu (Sumire Matsubara, far right) in THE SHACK.

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44 thoughts on “Christian Movies to Watch: The Shack

  1. I’d like to win because I read the book, now I want to see the movie. I’d love to watch it with my husband & daughter.

  2. I’d love to win because i watched the movie and it had a really good meaning. very clean for a family viewing

  3. I would like to win because I know someone who read the book and really enjoyed it. I would love to watch the movie with them and see how it compared to the book. Thanks for the giveaway,

  4. I would like to win so that my girlfriends and I can have a girls movie night and watch it.

  5. I’d like to see the movie to see how it compares to the book — which I really liked!

  6. I would love to win this movie because I have read this book well over 12 times in the past number of years. My sister in law and I have longed to see this movie!! Thank you so much for offering this giveaway.

  7. My client at work has been telling me about this movie and we discusses watching it together during her social skills services with a group f her friends from Church! It’d be perfect to win it!

  8. It’s so hard to find good Christian movies. And in this day and age we need it. I would love to win because my family wants to watch it. I have friends who are waiting to watch it too 🙂 it means so much that I found u and This site. The Lord leads us we just have to follow. Tysm

  9. I had read an article about the making of this film in a recent Guideposts issue and that made me want to see this.

  10. I would love to win because this movie is amazing and I would love to gift to my bestfriend!!

  11. I saw the trailer in the movie theatre and thought this looked really good! But then I never noticed it actually coming to be shown at the theater. So I’d definitely love to watch it now!

  12. I’ve heard great things aout the book, but never got to read it, so it would be fun to see the movie.

  13. I watched the movie and it was great! I would like to win to share with friends and family and for myself to be able to watch whenever I want 🙂

  14. I missed this movie in the theaters, and I really wanted to see it. I believe that not only is there great talent behind the creation of this film, but that the message of the story is strong and would be a great addition to our family movies. Thank you for the opportunity.

  15. I want to win this because I love Christian inspirational movies. I’ve heard so many times how great this movie is. I’d love to see it! Thank you for the chance 😀

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