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Machine Gun Preacher

Summary When ex-biker-gang member Sam Childers makes the life-changing decision to go to East Africa to help repair homes destroyed by civil war, he is outraged by the unspeakable horrors faced by the region’s vulnerable populace, especially the children. Ignoring the warnings of more experienced aide workers, Sam breaks ground for an orphanage ...

Machine Gun Preacher

Metascore Mixed or Average Based on 32 Critic Reviews
43
User Score Generally Favorable Based on 54 User Ratings
6.7
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Summary When ex-biker-gang member Sam Childers makes the life-changing decision to go to East Africa to help repair homes destroyed by civil war, he is outraged by the unspeakable horrors faced by the region’s vulnerable populace, especially the children. Ignoring the warnings of more experienced aide workers, Sam breaks ground for an orphanage ...

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Metascore
Mixed or Average Based on 32 Critic Reviews
43
16% Positive
5 Reviews
63% Mixed
20 Reviews
22% Negative
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Metascore
Mixed or Average Based on 32 Critic Reviews
43
16% Positive
5 Reviews
63% Mixed
20 Reviews
22% Negative
7 Reviews

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User Score
Generally Favorable Based on 54 User Ratings
6.7
57% Positive
31 Ratings
26% Mixed
14 Ratings
17% Negative
9 Ratings

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User Score
Generally Favorable Based on 54 User Ratings
6.7
57% Positive
31 Ratings
26% Mixed
14 Ratings
17% Negative
9 Ratings

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Production Company Relativity Media, Virgin Produced, Apparatus Productions, GG Filmz, 1984 Private Defense Contractors, Mpower Pictures, ITS Capital, Merlina Entertainment, MGP Productions, Moonlighting Films, Safady Entertainment
Release Date Sep 23, 2011
Duration 2 h 9 m
Rating R
Tagline Hope is the greatest weapon of all
Golden Globes, USA
1 Nomination
Guild of Music Supervisors Awards
1 Nomination