“The Shack” is the latest addition to the thriving faith and family film market. Directed by Stuart Hazeldine and written by John Fusco, the Lionsgate adaptation is based on William P. Young’s 2007 novel of same name.
The upcoming movie has been making headlines, with Academy Award winner Octavia Spencer playing the role of “God” alongside characters representing his manifestation through a middle-eastern carpenter, and another named Sarayu.
Based on the New York Times best-selling novel, The Shack takes us on a father’s uplifting spiritual journey. The Shack takes us on a father’s uplifting spiritual journey. After suffering a family tragedy, Mack Phillips spirals into a deep depression causing him to question his innermost beliefs. Facing a crisis of faith, he receives a mysterious letter urging him to an abandoned shack deep in the Oregon wilderness. Despite his doubts, Mack journeys to the shack and encounters an enigmatic trio of strangers led by a woman named Papa. Through this meeting, Mack finds important truths that will transform his understanding of his tragedy and change his life forever.
The companion album features a star studded lineup across country, christian, and pop music genres. Available February 24th on Atlantic Records, the album includes 14 exclusive songs from Kelly Clarkson & Aloe Blacc, Lady Antebellum, Skillet, NEEDTOBREATHE, Brett Eldredge, Lecrae, Hillsong UNITED, Dierks Bentley, and more.
Most notably, the movie’s breakout theme, and single “Keep Your Eyes On Me,” marks the first song co-written by husband and wife country music royalty, Tim McGraw And Faith Hill.
All pre-orders will recieve the instant download of “Keep Your Eyes On Me” along with Skillet’s “Stars”.
The Shack opens in theatres nationwide, March 3rd