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The Gospel (2005)

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A young singer turns his back on God and his father's church when tragedy strikes. He returns years later to find the once-powerful congregation in disarray. With his childhood nemesis creating a "new vision" for the church, he is forced to deal with fami… View More
Genres Drama, Music/Musical
Director Rob Hardy
Starring Boris Kodjoe, Clifton Powell, Idris Elba, Nona Gaye View More
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Movie Summary

A young singer turns his back on God and his father's church when tragedy strikes. He returns years later to find the once-powerful congregation in disarray. With his childhood nemesis creating a "new vision" for the church, he is forced to deal with family, career and relationship issues that send him on a collision course with redemption or destruction. Set in the world of the African-American church and gospel music from director Rob Hardy (Trois, Trois 2: Pandora's Box), THE GOSPEL features an all-star cast including Boris Kodjoe (Love and Basketball), Omar Gooding (Baby Boy), Nona Gaye (The Matrix Reloaded), Clifton Powell (Ray), Tamyra Gray (TV's "American Idol" star) and Keshia Knight Pulliam (TV's "The Cosby Show") and the hottest names in gospel with GRAMMY Award winners Yolanda Adams, Donnie McClurkin, and Hezekiah Walker among many more!
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Movie Details

Genres Drama, Music/Musical
Director Rob Hardy
Starring Boris Kodjoe, Clifton Powell, Idris Elba, Nona Gaye, Keshia Knight Pulliam, Omar Gooding, Michael J. Pagan, Sean Nelson, Dwayne Boyd
Studio Name Sony Pictures
Release Date 2005
VUDU Release Date 10/17/2007
Rating PG About Ratings
Running Time 103 minutes
Language English
Audio Tracks SD/Enhanced Widescreen, Dolby Digital

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