CENTURY CITY, Calif. - Upon his wealthy grandfather's death, a young man is presented with an unlikely inheritance taking him on a journey of self-discovery that will change him forever in the heartwarming family drama The Ultimate Gift
, debuting on DVD August 21 from Fox Home Entertainment.
Based on the inspirational novel by best-selling author Jim Stovall, The Ultimate Gift
is a moving story following a spoiled young man's crash course on life with twelve tasks - or "gifts" - devised by his grandfather to ultimately lead him to determine what's most important in life. Praised by critics as "irresistible" (Baltimore Sun), "uplifting" (The Boston Globe), "endearing" (Charlotte Observer), "plenty of charm" (Denver Post) and "well-acted by a first-rate cast" (Buffalo News), The Ultimate Gift
has garnered nearly $4 million at the box office during its limited theatrical release. Captivating millions of readers and serving as the basis of numerous educational and philanthropic initiatives, Stovall's compelling novel has helped readers develop a renewed understanding that their lives are truly their most precious asset.
Featuring an all-star cast including Academy Award -nominee Abigail Breslin
(Little Miss Sunshine
), Golden Globe -winner Brian Dennehy
("Death of a Salesman"), Bill Cobbs
(Night at the Museum
), Drew Fuller
), Ali Hillis
(Must Love Dogs
), Lee Meriwether and Academy Award -nominee James Garner
), The Ultimate Gift
asks the ultimate question: "What is the relationship between wealth and happiness?" is the winner of the Heartland Film Festival's Crystal Heart Award The Ultimate Gift.
The Ultimate Gift
is presented in widescreen with English 5.1 Dolby Surround and English and
Spanish subtitles; bonus features include:
- Introduction by author Jim Stovall
- Behind-the-scenes of The Ultimate Gift
featurette with cast/crew interviews
- Leave a Legacy® PSA with Bill Cobbs
- "Something Changed" by Sara Groves music video
- "Legacy" by Ed Goggin music video
- Sneak Peek - The Redemption of Sarah Cain
When his wealthy grandfather dies, trust fund baby Jason Stevens (Fuller) anticipates a big inheritance. Instead, his grandfather has devised a crash course on life: twelve gifts designed to challenge Jason in improbable ways, sending him on a journey of self-discovery and forcing him to determine what is most important in life: money or happiness.
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