First it was coming out in August, then it was coming out in November. But now the film version of William P. Young’s The Shack is set to come out in March — on March 3, to be precise — and today we finally have our first trailer for the film.
Here is the trailer:
Coincidentally, there is another movie coming out soon that features a grieving father who is visited by three supernatural beings. In this case, the movie is Collateral Beauty, and the beings in question are Death, Time and Love:
It could be interesting to compare the two films, particularly given that one of them is explicitly Christian in sensibility (even if some Christians have quibbled with the theology of the original novel) while the other is more vaguely “spiritual”.
In the meantime, we have some new pictures from The Shack as well:
— IMDb (@IMDb) November 30, 2016
As noted above, The Shack comes out March 3 — six weeks before Easter.