Sign up for a FANALERT® to find out when tickets are available in your area. (161 reviews) 2009. As for Dustin, he became pastor of his church for 15 years using Jonathan Sperry's Bible. The two develop a unique friendship as Sperry employs Biblical teachings to help the boy and his friends deal with a bully, a secret crush, and other life challenges. Throughout the summer, many other boys in the neighborhood get involved in the Bible study, including Nick, who is remorseful and turns from his bullying ways after a couple of encounters with Mr. Sperry. when you buy 1 participating Hershey’s party bag. Mr. Barnes tearfully calls Mr. Sperry a great example of a Christian man. Collect bonus rewards from our many partners, including AMC, Stubs, Cinemark Connections, Regal Crown Club when you link accounts. The Secrets of Jonathan Sperry. 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SEE DETAILS, when you purchase 3 participating Twizzlers. "According to the story, the tribe of Dan moved into Lebanon, where they lived for at least the next 600 years. It was directed by Rich Christiano, and the majority of the film was filmed in Holley, New York,[2] beginning August 18, 2007. After this visit, Dustin’s mother reveals the secret background between Mr. Sperry and Mr. Barnes. PG. "[15] The movie was awarded the Dove Seal. Best buddies Dustin (Jansen Panettiere), Albert (Frankie Ryan Manriquez), and Mark (Allen Isaacson) are twelve year old boys looking forward to a summer of fun in 1970. Fandango helps you go back to the movies with confidence and peace of mind. An old man (Gavin MacLeod) mentors three boys (Jansen Panettiere) in the ways of the Lord. Gavin MacLeod Jonathan Sperry Jansen Panettiere Dustin Robert Guillaume Mr. Barnes Watch Trailer. Even though Tanya started reading her Bible and became a Christian, she and Dustin never dated or formed a relationship with each other. [12], Christian actor Kirk Cameron said, "The Secrets of Jonathan Sperry moved me with its message of eternity and how one faithful man can make a difference in the lives of many. Fast, free delivery. Get unlimited DVD Movies & TV Shows delivered to your door with no late fees, ever. Cast : Year : Genre : Size : 347 KB. The lead actor, Jonathan Sperry (played by Gavin MacLeod) quotes the following Scriptures in the film . Dustin's main obstacle is the town bully, Nick (Taylor Boggan), who also likes Tanya. An elderly Christian man imparts Biblical truths to young boys in the summer of 1970. [4][5] Gavin MacLeod, who also starred in The Love Boat and The Mary Tyler Moore Show plays the lead role in the film.[6]. Rack up 500 points and you'll score a $5 reward for more movies. Sperry is INCREDIBLE. 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