|Genre:||Action, Recent Releases|
|Run Time:||129 minutes|
|Year of Release:||2012|
|Consumer Advice:||Strong Themes, Violence and Drug Use|
|Distributor:||Roadshow Entertainment Pty Ltd|
Gerard Butler lives the role of an ex-biker-gang member and former drug-dealer who undergoes an astonishing life transformation and finds his unexpected calling as the saviour of hundreds of kidnapped and orphaned children in war-torn Sudan.
Based on his inspirational true story, Sam Childers (Butler – Law Abiding Citizen, 300) makes the life-changing decision to go to East Africa to help repair homes destroyed by civil war.
Outraged by the unspeakable horrors faced by the region's vulnerable people, especially the children, he ignores the warnings of more experienced aide workers and breaks ground for an orphanage where it's most needed. It also happens to be the in the middle of territory controlled by a renegade militia force, the LRA- Lord's Resistance Army, that forces children to become soldiers before they even reach their teens.
This explosive tale of a 21st century crusader to whom over a thousand orphans owe their lives was directed by Golden Globe® nominated director Marc Forster and also stars Michelle Monaghan, Kathy Baker, Madeline Carroll and Academy Award® nominee Michael Shannon.
'Coriolanus' actor Gerard Butler has finally confessed to a brief fling with Brandi Glanville.
While the 'Coriolanus' hunk previously said ''Who's Brandi Glanville?' when he was asked about having sex with her, he has now confessed that he simply never got her last name but he did eventually call her to say sorry for not knowing who the 'Real Housewives of Beverly Hills' star was....
Gerard Butler says his wild days are behind him.
The 43-year-old Scottish stud has given up on womanising and partying since meeting his model girlfriend Madalina Ghenea earlier this year - and admits nowadays he is more likely to be found tucked up in bed reading a good book.
He said: 'I think I've had that going on for a while now. I'm not saying I don't like to have my fun but...
Michael Shannon believes appearing in a forthcoming Superman movie proves he has 'grown up'.
The 37-year-old actor is playing the role of evil General Zod in 'Man of Steel' and he admits although he is nervous about taking on such a responsibility, he thinks it proves he can deal with the pressure and act like an adult about it.
He said: 'It's good to do something like this....
Gerard Butler used his surfing accident to his advantage by avoiding household chores.
The Hollywood actor cheated death in December when he was thrown from his surfboard and hit by a series of 12-foot waves while filming 'Of Men and Mavericks' - and he joked that he was unable to wash dishes when he returned home to Scotland over the festive period as a result of what he'd been...
Gerard Butler felt 'burned out' after filming 'Machine Gun Preacher'.
The '300' actor was 'exhausted' when he finished recording the biopic - which tells the story of former drug-dealing biker Sam Childers, who found God and became a preacher to Sudanese orphans who had been forced to become soldiers - because he had to do gruesome research to prepare for the project.
Gerard Butler found it a 'big advantage' playing a real life character in 'Machine Gun Preacher'.
The '300' actor got plenty of advice from former drug-dealer Sam Childers before he acted out his life in the movie, which tells the story of how the ex-biker found God and became a crusader for hundreds of Sudanese children who are forced to become soldiers.
Gerard said: 'The...
Gerard Butler is dating model Sarah Carroll.
The handsome actor hooked up with the beauty at the Los Angeles premiere of his new film 'Machine Gun Preacher' last week and sources claim they were smitten as soon as they laid eyes on each other.
One told Life Style magazine: 'Gerard and Sarah met at the premiere for his movie Machine Gun Preacher at the Chateau Marmont in LA on...
Gerard Butler is to star in 'The Bricklayer'.
The 'Rocknrolla' actor will play a retired FBI agent named Steve Vail who is working on a building site in Chicago when he is called back into duty after a gang of criminals 'demand an escalating series of multi-million dollar ransom payments'.
'Beautiful and the Damned' writer Hanna Weg is adapting the screenplay from Noah Boyd's...