Take Time to Read This

Time is one thing we all have in common. Whether we’re on the East Coast, West Coast, or another continent, we each have the same amount of minutes and hours in a day and the same number of days in a year. Time also has another characteristic: it’s impossible to make more of it. However, … Continued

Reserve Your Seat Today!

In the past few days, several friends have commented on how fast time is passing by. It seems like just yesterday, we were ringing in the New Year. Yet here we are with the first week of February well under way. For us at Pure Flix Entertainment, that means a deadline is fast approaching. And … Continued

Is It Time to Think About a Movie Outreach Event?

I had a great discussion recently regarding the effectiveness of using a night at the movies as an outreach strategy. As a follow-up, I compiled a short list stating why this is a proven and effective way to engage the community and experience ministry growth. If you have been considering this approach, here are my … Continued

Not Just Another Superhero!

If you follow audience-viewing trends at all, you probably know the popularity of live-action superhero films. In fact, 2017 was a banner year with the release of six movies of this genre. From Wonder Woman to Thor, Spiderman to Logan, they just kept hitting theaters. And instead of audience fatigue, viewers flocked to see them, … Continued

What does it take to finish strong?

We often hear about the importance of getting off to a strong start. This is true whether it’s a competition, a project, a position, a relationship, or even a New Year. Yet life isn’t just about how we start, it’s also about how we finish. And our next film vividly illustrates this point as we … Continued

What’s Your One Word?

  For many of us, we didn’t just say good-bye to 2017; we reflected on the events of the year as it ended. We revisited the high points and evaluated the low points. We looked at how we could have done things differently, learning from the things we did wrong and the things we did … Continued

Let’s Talk (It’s Important)

Communication is the basis of all your relationships and includes both verbal interaction and non-verbal cues. But what about its most recent form, which is texting? If it’s “not what you say, but how you say it” that matters, does texting as a primary means of communication enhance your relationships or hinder them?   When … Continued

Have You Seen It? Don’t Delay!

After months of anticipation, positive pre-release press, and an enthusiastic premiere event, Same Kind of Different as Me opened in theaters nationwide last weekend. And thankfully, audiences responded with great enthusiasm and reviews. That’s really the litmus test for any film. It’s not what the producer, distributor or talent thinks that matters, it’s the viewers … Continued

Make a Difference This Weekend!

  In just a few days, Pure Flix and Paramount Pictures will be bringing Same Kind of Different as Me to theaters across the country. And we need your support. Here’s why.   The Opening Weekend   Opening weekend is a predictor of a film’s success. Those three days, Friday through Sunday, set the stage … Continued

From Ordinary to Extraordinary

Rene Zellweger and Djimon Hounsou in Same Kind of Different as Me – See Trailer   Everyone loves the extraordinary story. It encourages us, emboldens us, and inspires us to push beyond our limitations and step into unknown territory. This essentially describes the impact of our new film, Same Kind of Different As Me. And … Continued