Mercy Rule

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  • NR
  • 2014
  • 2.8  (636)

Mercy Rule is a heartfelt family drama that follows the story of a loving father, Bill Burkett (played by Kirk Cameron), who is also the coach of his son's little league baseball team. Bill is a successful businessman who works very hard to provide a comfortable life for his family. However, he knows that his family's happiness cannot be bought with money alone, and he is determined to teach his son, Cody (played by Jared Miller), and his team the true values of life.

The story begins with Cody and his team winning the championship game, and Bill couldn't be prouder of his son. However, their happiness is short-lived when Bill's business partner conspires against him and forces him to sell his company. Bill loses everything, including his job and the family's home. With nowhere to go, the Burkett family is forced to move in with Bill's estranged father, Gus (played by Brad Stine), a gruff old man who lives in a small town in Mississippi.

Cody is devastated by the move, as he has to leave behind his friends, his school, and his baseball team. However, he finds solace in the game of baseball, which he and his father share a deep love for. Bill decides to coach Cody's new team, which is made up of a ragtag group of kids who have never won a game before. Bill sees this as an opportunity to teach Cody and his team the true values of life, including perseverance, teamwork, and sportsmanship.

As the season progresses, Cody and his team face many challenges and setbacks, but Bill never loses faith in the team's ability to succeed. Despite facing ridicule and bullying from the opposing team and their parents, Bill and his team persevere and prove that winning isn't everything. Throughout it all, Bill and Cody's relationship grows stronger, and they both learn important life lessons about family, friendship, and the power of love.

The movie is an inspirational tale that highlights the importance of family and the valuable life lessons that can be learned through sports. The performances of the cast are excellent, particularly Kirk Cameron, who delivers a heartwarming portrayal of a father who will do anything for his son. The chemistry between Cameron and Jared Miller is also exceptional, and their relationship feels genuine and heartfelt.

The film also boasts some stunning visuals, with beautiful shots of the Mississippi countryside, and some impressive baseball scenes that will have viewers on the edge of their seat. The soundtrack, composed by Christian rock artist Nathan Walters, is also a standout, with some emotional and uplifting tracks that perfectly capture the film's themes and messages.

Overall, Mercy Rule is a touching and inspiring film that will appeal to audiences of all ages. It's a movie that's perfect for families to watch together, and it's sure to leave viewers with a renewed sense of hope and appreciation for the important things in life.

Mercy Rule is a 2014 kids & family movie. It has received mostly poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 2.8.

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    2.8  (636)