Octavia Spencer

Early Tickets for “The Shack”

I can’t tell you how many people have asked me about this movie. Most of them are thrilled to pieces about The Shack coming to the big screen, but I am actually terrified. See, I was as touched by the best-selling novel as everyone else, but I can’t imagine how they’re going to put it on film! I’m also still aching from the disappointment of Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children, another book I loved that was destroyed in theaters (read my daughter’s angry review HERE).
The Shack has Octavia Spencer though, as Papa. She is probably my favorite modern actress and if anyone can save a movie, it’s Octavia. That’s why I’m allowing myself to get full-blown excited about The Shack. Continue reading →