Though much is talked about in the film, not much actually happens.
One thing I enjoyed about the film was its realistic treatment of the ex-boyfriend, Patrick.
God met me right there,” she said of her brief though powerful time in front of the cameras.
For Rigby the tears of release and healing for her character Cindy were even more her own tears of freedom and forgiveness.
Featured as Hannah’s father, John Schneider (of Smallville and Dukes of Hazzard) delivers an authentic response of love and pain to his daughter’s life-shaking discovery and his own personal loss from the past.
This fictional story is drawn from hundreds of actual attempted abortion survivors’ stories. The movie is distributed by Provident Films (associated with Courageous and Fireproof), and Samuel Goldwyn Films (distributor of Fireproof, Amazing Grace and Facing the Giants) will market and distribute the film.
This film just oozes romance, and if that’s what you’re looking for, it will be a perfect chick flick to enjoy with friend.
Rigby talked candidly about her perception of Christians in media and specifically in Hollywood.October Baby marks the feature film debut of the Erwin Brothers, multiple Dove Award winners for music videos featuring Christian artists such as Casting Crowns, Michael W. In an exclusive interview with Liberty University writers, actress Shari Rigby, who plays Hannah’s birth mother, shared her personal story of forgiveness and healing through the film’s production.Having worked with the Erwins in an earlier Casting Crowns video, Shari was excited to join such talented directors again.Although her protective parents try to shield her from the truth, Hannah discovers she was actually adopted after surviving a failed abortion attempt.Confused and angry, she sets out on a Spring Break road trip with an unexpected collection of friends and enemies in a classic Volkswagen mini-bus to find her hidden past.
The film starts out somewhat slow, taking time to introduce us to the cast of characters in a way that makes us feel like we know them.