Same Kind of Different as Me is based on the inspiring true story of international art dealer Ron Hall (Greg Kinnear), who befriends a homeless man (Djimon Hounsou) in hopes of saving his struggling marriage to Debbie (Renée Zellweger), a woman whose dreams will lead all three of them on the most remarkable journey of their lives. Jon Voight plays Hall’s father, with whom he reconciles thanks to the revelations of his new life. Based on the New York Times bestseller.
Same Kind of Different as Me is a 2017 American Christian drama film directed by Michael Carney and written by Ron Hall, Alexander Foard and Michael Carney. It is based on the 2006 book of the same name by Ron Hall, Denver Moore and Lynn Vincent. The film stars Greg Kinnear, Renée Zellweger, Djimon Hounsou, Olivia Holt, Jon Voight, and Stephanie Leigh Schlund. The film was released on October 20, 2017, by Pure Flix Entertainment.
Same Kind of Different as Me (2017)
Directed by: Michael Carney
Starring: Greg Kinnear, Renée Zellweger, Djimon Hounsou, Jon Voight, Olivia Holt, Stephanie Leigh Schlund, Dana Gourrier, Lara Grice, Ann Mahoney, Stephanie Leigh Schlund, Geraldine Singer
Screenplay by: Michael Carney, Alexander Foard
Production Design by: William O. Hunter
Cinematography by: Don Burgess
Film Editing by: Eric A. Sears
Costume Design by: Alonzo Wilson
Set Decoration by: Marthe Pineau
Art Direction by: Christa Munro
Music by: John Paesano
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for thematic elements including some violence and language.
Distributed by: Pure Flix Entertainment
Release Date: October 20, 2017