Jesus Revolution is a Christian drama directed by Jon Erwin and Brent McCorkle. Based on the book of the same name, the film follows a youth minister as he takes part in the Jesus movement in California during the late 1960s.

The idea of this movie intrigued me so I’m reviewing it hoping more people will see it. In my opinion, I think the story was very well told plus it is also based on true events.

In 1968, a staid yet respected Southern California pastor, Chuck Smith(Kelsey Grammer), finds that his church is slowly dying. One of the reasons is the ministry’s inability to connect with the younger parishioners in and outside the church. One day, his daughter, Janette (Ally Ioannides), gives a ride to a colorful hippie hitchhiker named Lonnie Frisbee (Jonathan Roumie), who says he is making rounds by traveling and telling people…

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