Higher Ground

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Generally favorable reviews - based on 34 Critics

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Generally favorable reviews- based on 21 Ratings

Summary: Higher Ground, depicts the landscape of a tight-knit spiritual community thrown off-kilter when one of their own begins to question her faith. Inspired by Carolyn S. Briggs' memoir, This Dark World, the film tells the story of a thoughtful woman's struggles with belief, love, and trust. Faith, love and honesty are the cornerstones of this story of a woman who learns that no matter how many times she loses her footing, she has within herself all that's necessary to get to a higher place. (Sony Picture Classics)

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Runtime: 109 min
Rating: Rated R for some language and sexual content.
Official Site: http://www.sonyclassics.com/higherground/
Production: Group Entertainment, The
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Language: English
Home Release Date: Jan 10, 2012
Director Credit
Vera Farmiga Director
Writer Credit
Carolyn Briggs Writer
Tim Metcalfe Writer
Cast Credit
Bill Irwin Pastor Bud
Boyd Holbrook Young Ethan
Dagmara Dominczyk Annika
Donna Murphy Kathleen
Ebon Moss-Bachrach Mark
John Hawkes CW
Joshua Leonard Ethan
Lucy Owen Joanne
Michael Chernus Ned
Natalie Thomas Liam's Wife
Nina Arianda Wendy
Norbert Leo Butz Bill
Sean Mahon Liam Donovan
Taissa Farmiga Young Corinne
Vera Farmiga Corinne
Producer Credit
Brice Dal Farra Executive Producer
Carly Hugo Producer
Claude Dal Farra Producer
Jon Rubinstein Producer
Jonathan Burkhart Executive Producer
Lauren Munsch Executive Producer
Matthew Parker Producer
Renn Hawkey Producer
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