Contest: Win a DVD of the Sweet Romance, “Old Fashioned”

Posted on July 5, 2015 at 9:00 pm

Copyright Pure Flix 2015
Copyright Pure Flix 2015

Win a copy of the sweet romance, “Old Fashioned,” from PureFlix. It set a record with the highest opening for faith film on less than 300 screens.

Director and star of the film Rik Swartzwelder has said he wanted to make a movie about the authentic and romantic meaning of love. The film centers on Clay Walsh (Swartzwelder), a former frat boy who gives up his carousing ways and now runs an antique shop in a small Midwestern college town. There, he has become notorious for his lofty and outdated theories on love and romance.

When Amber Hewson (Elizabeth Ann Roberts), a free-spirited young woman with a restless soul, drifts into the area and rents the apartment above his shop, she finds herself surprisingly drawn to his noble ideas, which are new and intriguing to her. And Clay, though he tries to fight and deny it, simply cannot resist being attracted to her spontaneous and passionate embrace of life.

Ultimately, Clay must step out from behind his relational theories, and Amber must overcome her own fears and deep wounds, as the two of them, together, attempt the impossible: an “old-fashioned” courtship in contemporary America

To win a copy, send me an email at with Old Fashioned in the subject line and tell me what you think is a perfect date. Don’t forget your address! (U.S. addresses only). I’ll pick a winner at random on July 14, 2015. Good luck!

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Alternatives to “Fifty Shades of Grey”

Posted on February 10, 2015 at 5:09 pm

A lot of people will go see “Fifty Shades of Grey” this weekend.  But if a story of bondage and submission is not to your taste, there are some alternatives.  50 Dollars Not 50 Shades is asking people to send the money they would have spent on movie tickets to help women’s shelters.  And the faith-based film “Old-Fashioned” is opening this weekend, too, with a love story free of handcuffs and whips.

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