His marriage is in jeopardy and his career is on the line.
This man who has always tried to do the right thing must find the courage and conviction needed to set his life straight. The Wager was released theatrically on June 27, It was released to churches by Outreach Cinema,  a Christian group that organizes showings of faith-based film at churches nationwide.
But as a "Christian" film, with its low budget and artistic limitations, it at least gives a good try The camerawork, the editing, and the direction capture your attention The script loses its focus two or three times and could have been fixed ahead of time Overall, however, the movie works very well and the filmmakers should be commended. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. July 7, The Wager is a film that might otherwise have been interesting, but because its top priority is sermonizing and reductive "safe" storytelling, it fails to make any significant impact.
It presents moral values in a positive light and has nothing objectionable in content. Some young children might not get the pedophilia suggestion or the hint at possible infidelity, but they can still appreciate the costly side effects of sin and temptation. Click for reprint information.
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Showing View All. The term you're looking for, dear blurb w Don Giovanni de la Fortuna is an Italian story about a man who makes a deal with the devil. Very hot! Mike Gallagher as Radio Host. At one point in the film, Pinchot's character screams at Steele, "I'm not gonna allow your narrow-minded religious agenda to ruin my film! I was shocked that the author was able to redeem Jake and turn his character around as she did.
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Reviews Movie Review. The Wager. Brett McCracken December 31, Our Rating. Mpaa Rating Not Rated for some violence and action. Genre Drama , Inspirational. Directed By Judson Pearce Morgan. Run Time 1 hour 22 minutes.
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