Americans are responding very well to a new independent movie made outside of Hollywood and promoted by Steve Bannon for his War Room program.
Steve Bannon talks about the movie Sound of Freedom, explaining the disturbing call to action that the movie openly hopes to ignite in the souls and spirits of the American people:
Variety magazine covered the film and said it was a “crucial criminal horror”:
Angel Studios released a press statement Monday with more details of the sales so far:
SOUND OF FREEDOM Tops $10M in Box Office PreSales
Angel Studios’ Inspiring True Story Starring Jim Caviezel Poised To Become The Surprise Indie Hit Of The Summer
(Provo, UT—July 3, 2023) Angel Studios, the streaming and distribution platform behind the most successful crowdfunded projects of all time, is announcing that the independent film SOUND OF FREEDOM—in theaters on July 4—topped $10M in pre-sales, two days ahead of its US/Canada theatrical release.
“Time and again, Angel fans have proven that they’ll support films that are entertaining and inspiring, and SOUND OF FREEDOM is no exception. Industry experts are telling us this surge in presales is stunning the whole industry, but we believe the Angels marshaling their resources for this film aim for it to stun people outside of our industry, to wake audiences all over the globe to the plight of these children,” said Jared Geesey, SVP of Global Distribution for Angel Studios. “We are now closer to our goal of selling two million tickets this opening week to symbolize the two million children who are trapped in the horrors of trafficking each year. ”
- SOUND OF FREEDOM currently has a Rotten Tomatoes critics score of 92%.
- SOUND OF FREEDOM has been and is currently trending on Twitter
SOUND OF FREEDOM stars Jim Caviezel (THE PASSION OF THE CHRIST, FREQUENCY, DEJA VU), Academy Award Winner Mira Sorvino (THE FINAL CUT, “Psych,” AFTER EVER HAPPY), Bill Camp (12 YEARS A SLAVE, “The Queen’s Gambit,” JOKER), José Zúñiga (TWILIGHT, “Madam Secretary,” “American Crime Story”), Eduardo Verástegui (UNPLANNED, SON OF GOD, PAUL BLART: MALL COP 2), who is also a producer, and is written and directed by Alejandro Monteverde (Toronto winner “BELLA” and “LITTLE BOY”).
Based on the incredible true story, SOUND OF FREEDOM shines a light on even the darkest of places. After rescuing a young boy from ruthless child traffickers, a federal agent (Caviezel) learns the boy’s sister is still captive and decides to embark on a dangerous mission to save her. With time running out, he quits his job and journeys deep into the Colombian jungle, putting his life on the line to free her from a fate worse than death.
About Angel Studios Angel Studios’ mission is to be the home of stories that amplify light. Angel’s crowdfunded studio platform serves audiences that have been overlooked by Hollywood and other media conglomerates. At Angel Studios, “Angel” investors choose which titles will be created, funded, and distributed. Launched by the original founders of VidAngel, fans can learn more at Angel.com
Mel Gibson endorsed the film:
HERE IS THE CALL TO ACTION:
Faith JH MCDonnell talked about millions of children who are being trafficked and called for action from people who are disturbed by that fact.