Facing the Giants (DVD)
A losing coach and an underdog football team face their giants of fear and failure on and off the field.
"Facing the Giants": From the award-winning producers of "Flywheel," comes an action-packed drama about a Christian high school football coach who uses his undying faith to battle the giants of fear and failure. In six years of coaching, Grant Taylor has never led his Shiloh Eagles to a winning season. After learning that he and his wife Brooke face infertility, Grant discovers that a group of fathers are secretly organizing to have him dismissed as head coach.
Devastated by his circumstances, he cries out to God in desperation. When Grant receives a message from an unexpected visitor, he searches for a stronger purpose for his football team. He dares to challenge his players to believe God for the impossible on and off the field. When faced with unbelievable odds, the Eagles must step up to their greatest test of strength and courage.
What transpires is a dynamic story of the fight between faith and fear. "Facing the Giants" is a powerful experience for the whole family inspiring viewers to live with faith, hope and love!
Starring: Alex Kendrick, Shannen Fields, Chris Willis and Tracy Goode
- Rated: PG
- Region: Region 1 (USA, Canada)
- Languages: French, English, Spanish, Portuguese, Thai
- Subtitles: English, Spanish, French, Chinese, Portuguese, Thai
- Format: Widescreen
- Bonus Material:
- "With You" musical tribute to the volunteers
- 13 Deleted Scenes - Behind the scenes of "Facing the Giants"
- Filmmaker Commentary
- Fumbles, Funnies and Other Fun Stuff
- Interview with Mark Richt: University of Georgia Bulldogs Football Coach
- Time: 111 minutes
- Release: 2007
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