Newswire: Christians get their very own DVD edition of Unbroken

One of the most common criticisms leveled at Angelina Jolie’s Unbroken by the normally nonchalant faith-based community was that her adaptation completely left out the tale of Louis Zamperini’s turn toward Christianity later in life. It’s a story that accounts for the entire third act of Laura Hillenbrand’s source material, but on screen, it would have taken too much time away from scenes of Zamperini being brutally tortured at a Japanese prison camp—and if you’re not going to have all the torture, why even build a Japanese prison camp?

But while Christians generally love watching men get tortured, they love watching them get lectured even more, and leaving that out of that film certainly didn’t help its rather mediocre box office. Hence the release of a special edition that’s being targeted specifically at Christian audiences—who will finally get a little something …

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