This film is the sequel (and prequel) to the award-winning "The Ultimate Gift."
Between the pressure of running a foundation started by his late grandfather, being sued by his greedy extended family, and seeing his beloved Alexia leave on an extended mission trip to Haiti, Jason Stevens' world is unraveling. But when Jason discovers the lifelong journal his grandfather began as a Depression-era lad, Red Stevens' writings transport Jason to a front-row seat on an incredible rags-to-riches ride. With everything he loves hanging in the balance, Jason hopes he can discover the ultimate life.
"The Ultimate Life" reminds us some things are worth more than money!
"I thoroughly enjoyed the story in THE ULTIMATE LIFE. The movie is an entertaining and powerful example of what it means to pass down a healthy legacy to the next generation. Go see THE ULTIMATE LIFE on opening weekend. Don't wait!" ÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎå«Ì´å Dave Ramsey
"The Ultimate Life" "poignantly reminds us that our family and our relational legacy are of far greater worth than any worldly goal we might strive to achieve." ÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎå«Ì´å Plugged In
"We love The Ultimate Life ÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎÌ__ it's one of the best movies to come out this year." ÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎå«Ì´å Dr. Ted Baehr, MovieGuide
"This film features the themes of sacrifice and hard work and recognizing family as a treasure. ÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎÌ__ It is an entertaining movie with a message." ÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎå«Ì´å The Dove Foundation
"THE ULTIMATE LIFE is the ultimate reminder of what's important in life. Gripping, emotionally charged, and potentially life-changing, this movie is a must-see." ÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎå«Ì´å John Clemens, IRN/USA Radio
"Michael Landon Jr. effectively captures the charming essence of author Jim Stovall's novel [in movie The Ultimate Life] to gracefully teach us to recognize the wealth reaped by one who has friends, family and love. (Thumbs Up!)" ÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎå«Ì´å Examiner.com
About the Director and Producer
Director Michael Landon Jr., son of the late television star Michael Landon, is a producer, director and writer who has been in the film business for over 25 years. Educated at USC and a directing fellow graduate of the American Film Institute, he has worked in just about every capacity of the moviemaking process including film loader, first and second assistant cameraman, stedicam operator, director of photography, apprentice film editor, production assistant and actor. His credits include Fox, CBS, NBC, Disney, Sony, Lifetime and Hallmark. His films ÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎÌ_Ì´å«Love Comes SoftlyÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎÌ_ÌÎå´ and its sequel, ÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎÌ_Ì´å«LoveÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎå«Ì´åÇs Enduring Promise,ÌÎÌ_ÌÎ_ÌÎÌ_ÌÎå´ won numerous awards and became the two highest-rated movies in the history of the Hallmark Channel.
Producer Rick Eldridge, CEO-Producer of ReelWorks Studios in Charlotte, N.C., is a graduate of Brevard College in music and performing arts, with advanced studies in theory and composition at UNCC and digital recording at Full Sail School of Recording Arts. Eldridge has over 30 years in the entertainment business as a musician, producer, director and entrepreneur, and has been involved in every facet of creative development and production management. His credits include Universal, Disney, Sony, Fox and ESPN.
- Actors: Peter Fonda, Drew Waters, Bill Cobbs, Lee Meriwether, Austin James, David Mann
- Director: Michael Landon Jr
- Producer: Rick Eldridge
- Writer: Jim Stovall
- Region: Region 1 (U.S. and Canada only. Read more about DVD formats.)
- Number of discs: 1
- Rated: PG
- Studio: Reel Works Studios
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