Award-winning director Alex Kendrick (WAR ROOM, COURAGEOUS) delivers an inspirational, edge-of-your-seat experience in the family-friendly sports drama OVERCOMER available on Digital Download from Monday 25 November from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, AFFIRM Films and Provident Films.
The third Kendrick Brothers film to earn a rare A+ CinemaScore®, OVERCOMER also stars Priscilla Shirer (WAR ROOM, I CAN ONLY IMAGINE), Shari Rigby (OCTOBER BABY, WILDFLOWER), Cameron Arnett (MEET THE BROWNS, STAND YOUR GROUND) and newcomer Aryn Wright-Thompson.
OVERCOMER is from the creators of the #1 box-office hit War Room. Life changes overnight for coach John Harrison (Kendrick) after he loses his basketball team and is challenged by the school’s principal, Olivia (Shirer), to coach a new sport he doesn’t know or like. As John questions his own worth, he dares to help the least likely runner take on the biggest race of the year. Filled with a powerful mix of faith, humor and heart, this inspirational story will have you on the edge of your seat.
This digital release comes with an extensive array of bonus material, including 10 minutes of extended and deleted scenes, fun bloopers, exclusive commentary by the Kendrick Brothers, and a moving in-depth look at the power of forgiveness, identity and more.
OVERCOMER has a runtime of approximately 119 minutes and is rated PG.
BONUS FEATURES – DIGITAL RELEASE*
- The Heart of Overcomer
- Creating the Opening Drone Shot
- Working with the Kendricks
- Post-production Behind-the-Scenes: Editing, Scoring, Colouring and Sound Design
- “Enough” (Lyric Video) Featuring Koryn Hawthorne
- Don’t Mess with the Editors
- The Making of Overcomer
- 10 Minutes of Additional Scenes
- Commentary with Director Alex Kendrick & Producer Stephen Kendrick
- in 60 seconds
- The Theme of Identit
- The Power of Forgiveness
- “Overcomer” (Lip Sync Music Video) Featuring Mandisa
- And More!
*Not available on all Digital services
CAST AND CREW
Director: Alex Kendrick
Screenplay By: Alex Kendrick and Stephen Kendrick
Producers: Aaron Burns, Justin Tolley, Stephen Kendrick
Executive Producer: Shannon Kendrick
Cast: Alex Kendrick, Priscilla Shirer, Shari Rigby, Cameron Arnett and introducing Aryn Wright-Thompson