Thursday, May 2, 2013

Movie review of 'Ring The Bell'

 I had a rare treat of watching a movie with my husband recently, which he actually sat through from start to finish. He usually leaves around the half way mark,even if he chose the show.
This time, he was really into the movie and didn't get up once! We sat and held hands for some parts, not that it's mushy, but inspiring. He even went on to say the movie is insightful and humorous. That's not something he says for many movies.
 The story is about, when self-made sports agency legend Rob Decker goes to sign a promising young pitcher, he finds out there's more to achieving success than money. The town is full of people who walk in love, including to an outsider. He is torn between keeping up his image to sign every athlete he sets his mind on, or to let their future continue on the current path,completely different from what Rob thinks it could be.
  My husband said he wanted Rob to fail at getting the contract and to get his priorities in the right order. I just kept watching for the moment when someone would ring the bell ;)
 The performance by casting Crowns was also quite touching, they have such a heart for God!
 We both enjoyed the movie and think you will, too.
For a chance to win a copy, leave a short comment about this post, with a way to contact you if your name is drawn as the winner. Anonymous comments should leave an email.( I could delete the email after the contest if you like.)
The contest ends may 12, at 8 ps EST. 
A name will be randomly drawn at 8:01 pm EST.
Thank you,
I hope you get to see the movie, Ring the Bell :)
Here are a few links with more info:

Watch the Trailer:

 Ring The Bell features a host of well-known Christian music artists, such as Mark Hall along with his band Casting Crowns, Steven Curtis Chapman, and Matthew West, all who play a role in this inspirational drama. Several former and current Major League Baseball all-stars are also featured in the film: ESPN analysts John Kruk and Rick Sutcliffe (a former Cy Young Award winner), along with Ben Zobrist.
Love and blessings,
Lori LC

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  1. my husband likes sports movies and I like humorous and inspiring. Sounds like right up our alley. Hope you are having a good week Lori

  2. Sounds like a good movie for you both :)
    I am having a terrific week, finally sunny for more than one day, but now we need some rain for the gardens.
    Hope you have a great day!

  3. Enter me!! I have a copy, but I can think of someone (several people actually) I would love to give a copy!

  4. My husband wants to get copies to give away,too :)
    consider yourself entered :)

  5. Enter me! Looking forward to watching it!

  6. Put me down! I'd love to have a copy! Thank you! :-)

  7. I will be sure to enter all your names in the drawing. One of you will win tonight at 8 pm EST =)

  8. Alrighty, at 8:00 I wrote each of the five names on separate pieces of paper and folded them. I then asked our non-family visitor to choose a name from the box. She looked confused as she picked it out because she thought I was asking her to pick out the name of a movie to watch. so, when she chose the title,Sharon W., she said she never heard of that movie before. I explained that she just picked the name of the person who won the movie posted on my blog. Oh, then I guess Sharon W. is the name of the winner!
    Congratulations Sharon! (I'm sorry to the rest)
    You are the winner of a copy of Ring The Bell!
    please email me your address so it can be sent asap :)
    Thanks to all who entered, I will continue to post reviews of family friendly material because I can see you care about it.
    Love and blessings,

  9. hello, today as always your post is lovely that I liked it and I am waiting for your new works in future, good luck to all of you.
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