Chess is more than just a game; it is an opening to opportunity. Phiona, a girl from Uganda, dreams of bigger things than her village in Africa will provide. One day she stumbles upon a group of children learning the game of chess. With the support of her family and community, she becomes a champion player and is taken to new heights to compete. The game teaches her how to think strategically, take risks and make plans that may seem impossible, but if executed correctly, become probable.
Watch it For: Mathew 19:26 says, “With God all things are possible.” Let this story be one that inspires you to reach beyond what is familiar toward what God has planned for you – greatness.
The story of Chesley Sullenberger, the American pilot who became a hero after landing his plane, which was damaged only 100 seconds after takeoff, on the Hudson River. With both engines blown, Captain Sully must determine what he can do in order to save the flight’s passengers and crew. He’s flown thousands of passengers to their destination, but this film portrays the aftermath of how his career was defined by one outstanding takeoff and landing.
Watch it For: The theatrical telling of a true story many of us witnessed only years ago. We saw it on the news, we heard the pilot speak about how he was just doing his job, but now we can see what real heroism looks like on the big screen: no super powers, no skin tight costume, just taking one day at a time and facing the challenge of life or death as it comes.
The innocent tale of storks delivering babies has changed – now storks deliver packages (a much safer feat). However, one day a family orders the baby they never had and the best delivery stork must work with the only human delivery person to carry out this special delivery. While facing many trials and unexpected challenges, the pair must complete this task to satisfy the dreams of a family full of anticipation, as well as save their job and reputation.
Watch it For: Family is found in all shapes and sizes, which is a beautiful thing. As adventures come our way, big or small, they bind us closer together.
The massive Deepwater Horizon oil rig is plagued with technical difficulties that could potentially lead to eminent danger. With delays in drilling, stressed executives take shortcuts during routine site inspections even though workers emphasize the danger. When the structure is compromised, the fears of the workers are realized in a major catastrophe that causes a threatening explosion and the worst environmental disaster in US history.
Watch it For: History has a way of bringing lies and deception to the surface. Let this film be a reminder that cutting corners doesn’t pay off.
The hard things in life define who we are. Certainly, how we handle those situations in the moment say a lot about us, but how we grow and change after those moments says a lot too. After the tragic death of his wife and losing custody of his daughter, James Stevens, finds himself in a pit of despair. He once lived a glorious life, but all that glory is now gone. In desperation, Stevens agrees to drive a truck on a one-time cross-country trip for cash – no questions asked. Once he discovers what – or rather who – is inside the truck, he can’t help but fight to save these their lives.
Watch it For: We love the music of For King & Country and now we can love their films. The band has been inspiring listeners to take love seriously, encouraging women to be honored and challenging men to be chivalrous. Now they’re taking their call to the big screen in a film that will give you certainty that you’re worth fighting for.