Book to Movie Adaptation(Remake): LEFT BEHIND. [2014]



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The upcoming Left Behind film is an adaptation based on the first book of the Best-Selling novel series by Tim LaHaye and Jerry B. Jenkins.  Left Behind had previously been adapted into film and held a theatrical release in 2000 starring Kirk Cameron and directed by Vic Sarin.

It is an end-times story about the rapture which is described as an event where millions of people simply vanish from earth. The “Left Behind” film focuses on specific characters during the time prior to the rapture, during the event, and follows them through the aftermath. This sets up the chain of events that occur in the novels that follow in this riveting series which take us through a seven-year period known as the tribulation.  During the tribulation period, horrible things occur on earth, and people are faced with difficult choices.

The remake of the “Left Behind” film stars: Nicolas Cage, Lea Thompson, Chad Michael Murray, Cassi Thomson, Jordin Sparks, Nicki Whelan and more.  This film is directed by Vic Armstrong.  Left Behind will have a nationwide (U.S.) release on October 3rd and will be found in a theater near you!

Plot Summary: “Left Behind” follows Rayford Steele (Nicolas Cage), who is piloting a commercial airliner just hours after the Rapture when millions of people around the globe simply vanish. Thirty thousand feet over the Atlantic, Rayford is faced with a damaged plane, terrified passengers, and a desperate desire to get back to his family. On the ground, his daughter, Chloe Steele (Cassi Thomson) is among those left behind, forced to navigate a world of madness as she searches for her lost mother and brother. The movie is based on the New York Times bestselling book series of the same name, co-authored by Jerry B. Jenkins and Tim LaHaye. Based on the Bible and published in 32 different languages, the series has sold more than 65 million copies and is one of the best-selling fiction series of all time. -(Plot source:


Left Behind is a series of 16 best-selling novels by Tim LaHaye and Jerry B. Jenkins, dealing with Christian dispensationalist End Times: pretribulation, premillennial, Christian eschatological viewpoint of the end of the world.

Watch the Official LEFT BEHIND Movie Trailer Here:


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The film is scheduled to release: Oct. 3rd, 2014


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