Miracle of the Spring

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  • 1998
  • 1 hr 32 min
  • 5.2  (333)

Miracle of the Spring is a touching and uplifting inspirational drama from 1998 that tells the story of a young couple, Margaret and John Beaulieu, who struggle to conceive a child. Margaret (Dana Delany) is a devoted Catholic schoolteacher who becomes increasingly frustrated and disheartened by her inability to have children with her husband John (Clancy Brown), a hard-working firefighter. Their marriage is put to the test as they deal with the emotional and physical strain of infertility.

The couple explores various options, including expensive fertility treatments, but nothing seems to work. Their faith is tested even more by the fact that Margaret's sister, who is also Catholic, becomes pregnant without any trouble. Despite their belief in God, they start to lose hope and question whether their prayers will ever be answered.

One day, Margaret hears rumors of a spring in the nearby woods that has been rumored to have miraculous powers. Despite her initial skepticism, she eventually convinces John to accompany her on a pilgrimage to the spring. Along the way, they experience a series of random acts of kindness from strangers, who give them food and money, and their faith is renewed.

Upon reaching the spring, Margaret is filled with a sense of hope, and her faith is confirmed when she feels a new life stirring inside her. Overjoyed, she returns home and discovers that she is indeed pregnant. However, complications arise during her pregnancy, and she is forced to rely on her faith and the support of her family and friends to see her through.

The film also explores the relationships between the characters in the story, including Margaret's devotion to her father, played by Sada Thompson, the struggles of John to understand Margaret's faith, and the family's connection with their local Catholic church. The Beaulieu's journey provides inspiration and hope, and the themes of faith, love, and family are woven throughout the film.

Miracle of the Spring is a heartwarming story that is sure to resonate with audiences of all ages. The film tackles difficult subjects such as infertility and the challenges of faith, but the message of hope and perseverance shines through. The performances of the cast, including Dana Delany, Clancy Brown, and Sada Thompson, are exceptional, and the film's emotional impact is amplified by its beautiful score and cinematography.

Overall, Miracle of the Spring is a film that celebrates the power of faith and the indomitable human spirit. It is a story that inspires and uplifts, and it is a must-see for audiences looking for a heartwarming and inspirational film experience.

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    1 hr 32 min
  • IMDB Rating
    5.2  (333)