This film is based on the phenomenally successful novel The Shack, by author William P. Young, that debuted and stayed on the New York Times Bestsellers List at No.1 for over 70 weeks. Supportive and passionate word-of-mouth soon propelled the book into the hands of mainstream readers where book sales have soared past 22 million copies and is currently published in forty languages.
The Shack takes us on a father's uplifting spiritual journey. After suffering a family tragedy, Mack Phillips spirals into a deep depression causing him to question his innermost beliefs. Facing a crisis of faith, he receives a mysterious letter urging him to an abandoned shack deep in the Oregon wilderness. Despite his doubts, Mack journeys to the shack and encounters an enigmatic trio of strangers led by a woman named Papa. Through this meeting, Mack finds important truths that will transform his understanding of his tragedy and change his life forever.
DIRECTED BY Stuart Hazeldine
WRITTEN BY John Fusco
PRODUCED BY Gil Netter
CAST Sam Worthington, Octavia Spencer, Avraham Aviv Alush, Radha Mitchell, Alice Braga with Graham Greene and Tim Mcgraw, Sumire, Amelie Eve, Megan Charpentier, Gage Munroe