The Take Over

DVD Release: August 1, 2017
The Take Over
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Synopsis

Boy meets girl. Rather, Jadin meets Ashley, the ultimate con artist. This good, clean, Christian story uses the best comedic gaffs, including nosy neighbors, hearing voices in your head, and the worst nightmare of having one’s house and life taken over by cons. It is rich in humor and self-inflicted misery that ends happily ever after.

Dove Review

Jaden is a selfish and vain womanizer who seems to be focused on nothing more than impressing women when he literally bumps into Ashley, a free-spirited young lady. Both lie frequently to get their ways, but Jaden takes her into his house along with her odd family who have been living on the streets. When Jaden’s family business is in trouble, he seems lost and unable to deal with the situations in his life. That’s when what seems to be the voice of God begins quoting scripture to him. As things spiral out of control, he begins to open up his heart to the messages he is being given.

This film is a little disjointed, and some of the scenes make little sense or even seem to pertain to the overall storyline. However, ultimately the theme of the story is that if you seek God, He will answer your prayers. Due to the spiritual encouragement that is presented in this movie, we are awarding it our Dove Faith-Friendly Seal for ages 12 and over.

Content Description

Sex: None.
Language: G/OG-3; Hell as a place; "skunk" multiple times; D-3; Young man refers to a predominantly black church worship service as being in "some sort of an African jungle."
Violence: Young man accidentally knocks a young woman down multiple times; woman chases her son with a mop multiple times hitting him with it; man pulls gun on another, but it is taken away and then he is shot; some blood is seen; young man is in a minor accident in a car and hits his head—some blood is seen.
Drugs: Homeless men are drinking on the side of the street and appear to be intoxicated.
Nudity: Cleavage seen a few times on different women.
Other: Distracted driving by a young man who repeatedly texts, shaves, and uses his phone while driving; God talks to a young man frequently quoting scriptures but some appear to be out of context; God utters the words, "I am in you" to a man who questions God's existence. A young man and woman lie multiple times. Woman with tattoo on her forearm.

Info

Company: Bridgestone Multimedia Group
Writer: Sun Hui East
Director: Josiah Warren
Producer: Sun Hui East
Genre: Comedy
Runtime: 90 min.
Industry Rating: PG
Reviewer: Donna Rolfe