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Machine Gun Preacher (11-Sep-2011)

Director: Marc Forster

Writer: Jason Keller

Keywords: Drama

Biopic dramatizes an ex-gangster preacher's attempts to save the children of South Sudan from the scourge of the Lord's Resistance Army.

Adapted from non-fiction book Another Man's War, Machine Gun Preacher follows Sam Childers, a gang biker-turned-Christian preacher, as he attempts to use his newfound calling as a globetrotting humanitarian to deliver countless South Sudanese children from the terror of Joseph Kony's Lord's Resistance Army.

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Kathy Baker
8-Jun-1950   Dr. Jill Brock on Picket Fences
Gerard Butler
13-Nov-1969   Dracula 2000
Michelle Monaghan
23-Mar-1976   Kiss Kiss Bang Bang
Michael Shannon
7-Aug-1974   Van Alden on Boardwalk Empire


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