John Harrison knows exactly who he is: a respected high school basketball coach with a team on the path to a state championship. But when the largest manufacturing plant in town suddenly shuts down, life changes overnight for Coach Harrison.
As hundreds of families begin moving away, John must come to grips with the challenges facing his family and his team. Urged by the school’s principal to fill-in and coach a sport he doesn’t know or like, John is frustrated and questioning his worth… until he crosses paths with a student struggling with her own journey.
From the creators of FACING THE GIANTS, COURAGEOUS, and FIREPROOF, comes OVERCOMER, the Kendrick Brothers’ first film since the No. 1 box-office hit, WAR ROOM. The movie stars Alex Kendrick, Priscilla Shirer, Shari Rigby, Cameron Arnett, and introduces Aryn Wright-Thompson.The Kendrick Brothers once again bring their unique mixture of hope, humor, and heart to the big screen in their inspiring new family film, OVERCOMER—opening in theaters nationwide August 23.