Shyamalan's 'Glass' is Engaging Almost Until the End

I don’t think anyone will deny that M. Night Shyamalan is a great storyteller. He initially proved that with the release of The Sixth Sense. The symbolism of the color red, the odd scenes that made very little sense until the end of the movie and of course, the amazing twist that nobody saw coming. That incredible twist has almost been the director’s undoing. Since 1999, not one of his other movie’s endings have had the same impact, but he continues to try.

In 2000, Mr. Shyamalan hoped that lightening would strike twice with Unbreakable which also starred Bruce Willis. Like The Sixth Sense, Unbreakable was a mystery only this time, the story featured the lone survivor of a train crash who left the accident without a scratch on him and an incredibly fragile, wheelchair-bound, comic book enthusiast which appeared to be the polar opposite. The story was intriguing, but basically fell apart near the end when the twist was revealed. Now almost 19 years later, the same thing ha…

Renee Zellweger and Greg Kinnear Star in Upcoming Faith-Based Movie

Same Kind of Different as Me
Austin Filson, Olivia Holt, Renee Zellweger and Greg Kinnear in
Same Kind of Different as Me. (Paramount Pictures/Pure Flix Entertainment)


"Nobody can help everybody, but everybody can help somebody." These are the words of wisdom from a homeless man found in the pages of the New York Times best-selling book, Same Kind of Different as Me. This October, Paramount Pictures and Pure Flix Entertainment bring the pages to the big screen along with some big talent.

Same Kind of Different as Me stars Renee Zellweger, Greg Kinnear, Djimon Hounsou and Jon Voight in a story were three unlikely people form a friendship and change a community. The story is about a successful couple, Ron and Debbie Hall, whose marriage begins to fall apart after it is revealed that Ron has been having an affair. Fed up with him, Debbie gives Ron a choice to leave or stay, but if he stays, he must remain truthful and do what she asks of him. When she asks that he help serve at a homeless shelter, he would rather just write a large check.

According to the makers of the film, Debbie is guided by her faith and spurred on by a dream she has involving a homeless man named Denver that she believes will change her city. It is a true story about forgiveness, friendship, family and faith and looks great. Same Kind of Different as Me opens in theaters on October 20, 2017.

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