Their constant arguing causes Catherine to demand a divorce, to which an enraged Caleb agrees. Caleb discovers that his mother, whom he has treated poorly, is actually the one who completed The Love Dare for his father, and not vice versa as Caleb had originally thought. Or is this just another marriage destined to go up in smoke? Caleb continues The Love Dare with renewed faith and Catherine gives him an envelope petitioning for divorce. Catherine accuses Caleb of being selfish due to his desire to buy a boat taking preference over paying for her mother's medical bills, and frustrated over his habitual use of internet pornography. At work, inside burning buildings, Capt.
Archived from on February 6, 2009. At the prompting of his devout father, John Harris Malcom -- and guided by the book itself -- Holt embarks on a 40-day mission to rescue his marriage from the looming specter of divorce. January 26 — February 1, 2009. At the prompting of his devout father, John Harris Malcom -- and guided by the book itself -- Holt embarks on a 40-day mission to rescue his marriage from the looming specter of divorce. Catherine confronts Caleb after discovering his Love Dare journal, and he reveals to her that he has completed the challenge but is still following its guidelines. It was the highest grossing independent film of 2008. After seven years of marriage, Caleb and Catherine Holt have drifted so far apart that Catherine wishes she had never married.
Finding Catherine unmoved, Caleb is consoled by his father while Michael reveals that he has been divorced. San Antonio Independent Christian Film Festival. Its success at the box office, which will no doubt continue on home video, demonstrates that there's no shortage of filmgoers dissatisfied with cynical Hollywood product. It features songs by Christian groups and artists, such as and , as well as highlights of the film's score, composed by Mark Willard. Catherine says she needs time to reconsider the divorce, and discovers that her husband used his savings to pay her mother's medical bills. Caleb feels unappreciated and undervalued. The film stars , and.
Archived from on January 25, 2009. Caleb sustains burns on the job, and while being treated at the hospital where his wife works, Dr. The book is even more powerful than the movie. At work, Caleb underscores the importance of never leaving one's partner behind, but at home, he and Catherine argue copiously. His father persuades him to try the , a 40-day challenge for improving marriages by changing the way a spouse is treated.
Moved by Caleb's selflessness, Catherine reconciles with him. At home, in the cooling embers of his marriage, he lives by his own rules. The film ends with Caleb and Catherine renewing their wedding vows. We will be in touch with you within 1-2 business days. Along the journey, however, Caleb makes a life-changing commitment to love God.
As seen in theaters nationwide, Fireproof has had millions of all ages laughing and crying as they are inspired by this story of perseverance and commitment. His job is to rescue others. Cast: , , , Bailey Cave, Jason McLeod, , Harris Malcom, Stephanie Makulinski Director: Genres: Keywords: , , , , , , , , , ,. Caleb reluctantly agrees, though he decides not to tell Catherine. Although the film received generally unfavorable reviews from film critics, Fireproof was successful at the box office, becoming a , debuting at No. The producers were also given use of a train and a hospital wing.
Included as special features are , , behind-the-scenes making-of featurettes, and a commentary by the Kendrick Brothers. Caleb Holt lives by the old firefighter's adage: Never leave your partner behind. In the wake of his daring rescue of a complete stranger, decorated firefighter Caleb Holt Kirk Cameron realizes the extent to which he has failed as a husband. Catherine discovers that her mother's medical costs have been paid anonymously and thinks it was Dr. Many marriages have been saved as a result of this movie and book. The film's cast and crew were made up of 1,200 volunteers, along with a professional film crew of eight who worked below rate.
Keller inadvertently discovers that Catherine is married and he is treating her husband, but continues his affections. It received awards from Christian organizations, including the Best Feature Film award at the 2009. Now Caleb Holt is ready to face his toughest job ever. At the hospital where she works, Catherine has been openly flirting with Dr. .