Bridgestone Multimedia Group™ Press Room
The Bridgestone Multimedia Group™ press room offers a variety of resources for customers and partners seeking the latest news and updates about our company and products.
BMG is built on a foundation of film, family, and faith. Each new title added to our database is carefully screened to ensure it reflects a Christian worldview and biblical principles. Our goal is to encourage the creation of more faith-affirming and family-friendly movies and media to spread the message of God's love. As we continue to expand our selection, we strive to give our customers the very best online shopping experience and products that entertain and inspire.
Latest Press Releases
August 28, 2014
(Rock Rapids, IA) - Narrated by renowned Christian author and pastor Max Lucado, God Came Near is now available on DVD from Bridgestone Multimedia Group.
In the midst of the gloom of winter, the darkest and coldest of seasons, Christians still wait with great anticipation for the happiest season of all, Advent. Travel back in time and relive the coming of Christ to Earth, as He gives up His throne next to God the Father to enter this world as a baby born in a manger.
August 25, 2014
(Rock Rapids, IA) - The true story of the most popular Christmas carol of all time, Silent Night is now available on DVD from Bridgestone Multimedia Group.
Joseph Mohr is full of ideas and ideals when he is assigned in 1818 to be the new assistant priest in Oberndorf, a small Austrian town near Salzburg. However, the young man's passion to bring the church closer to the common people sets him on a collision course with his superior, Father Noestler.
August 18, 2014
(Rock Rapids, IA) - For Such a Time, the true story of Esther, the young Jewish woman God raised up to become the great Queen of Persia, is now available on DVD from Bridgestone Multimedia Group.
After Queen Vashti is exiled for refusing to obey the king's commands, the king immediately searches for a new queen and falls in love with Esther, an orphan raised by her cousin Mordecai. However, when Mordecai refuses to bow down to the king's head noble, Esther must risk her own life to save her entire people from being destroyed.
August 11, 2014
(Rock Rapids, IA) - Starring Jeffrey Scallon as Samson and Alyse Nicole as Delilah, Samson is an epic new film now available on DVD from Bridgestone Multimedia Group.
When Uncle Jeffrey arrives after a long flight, his nephew Vincent coaxes him into telling a bedtime story from the Bible about the strongest man who ever lived. Uncle Jeffrey embarks on the Old Testament story of Samson, a Nazarite hero and judge who used his strength to set his people free.
August 08, 2014
(Rock Rapids, IA) - Dedicated to the 6 million slain in Europe during the Holocaust and 54 million unborn children slain from abortions, Dying to Be Heard is a moving film now available on DVD from Bridgestone Multimedia Group.
Rachel Angelo is a high-powered executive focused on climbing the corporate ladder, but when she discovers that she's pregnant, she's tossed into an emotional tailspin and forced to face a life-changing decision. Will she choose her blossoming career or give it all up for a child? Meanwhile, Jordan, the son of a Holocaust survivor, lies on his deathbed, hoping the story of his father's escape from the Nazis will not be forgotten.
August 04, 2014
(Rock Rapids, IA) - One student's misery becomes his ministry when his faith is pushed to the limits in Walk by Faith, a new inspirational film now available from Bridgestone Multimedia Group.
Inspired by a true story, Walk by Faith follows the story of Corey Montgomery (Dominyck McCargo), a teenager living with the painful effects of sickle cell anemia on a daily basis. Desiring to live a normal teenage life, Corey's outlook brightens when he discovers a potential but risky cure through a bone marrow transplant while working on a school project about his disease.
July 31, 2014
(Rock Rapids, IA) - Join one man's persistent pursuit of the truth behind what the Bible says and doesn't say about hell in Hell and Mr. Fudge, a thought-provoking family film now available on DVD from Bridgestone Multimedia Group.
When he's just a child, Edward Fudge (Mackenzie Astin) loses a friend in a car accident and wonders if the rebellious boy went to hell. The tragedy leads to a lifelong curiosity for Edward, who goes to seminary to become a preacher. There, through the help of his mentor Carl Ketcherside (Gary Grubbs) and an intense study of the Bible, Edward begins to challenge long-established traditions and meets his nemesis Don Haloway (Sean McGowan). However, things really heat up when Edward is hired to research the topic of hell and his conclusions ignite a fiery debate among Christians that continues today.
July 17, 2014
(Rock Rapids, IA) - Lea Thompson plays a mother whose daughter helps her rediscover love in My Mother's Future Husband, a new romantic comedy available on DVD from Bridgestone Multimedia Group.
In the five years since Headly's father died, the 15-year-old and her mom, René (Lea Thompson, Back to the Future), have become best friends. When Headly has her first crush, she decides her mother needs some romance in her life, too, so she and her friend Willis devise a scheme to help René find love again.
July 11, 2014
(Rock Rapids, IA) - John Ratzenberger (Cheers, Toy Story, Up) stars in the new family film In the Name of God, now available on DVD from Bridgestone Multimedia Group.
Years of bouncing from one foster care home to another have left Mason Jones (Patrick Davis) feeling unwanted and unloved. When the 17-year-old moves in with the Lewis family (Pete Freeland & Robyn Lively), they seem just like all of his previous foster parents: middle-aged with one child and called by God to change his life. However, unlike the others, the Lewis family is determined to keep Mason. With zero chances left and no other options than being locked up in juvenile detention, Mason starts attending a court mandated support group. There, he finds a surprise ally in the pastor's daughter, Lacey (Jeannette Grout), and learns important life lessons about humility, respect, and fresh starts.
June 30, 2014
(Rock Rapids, IA) - The true tale of the 16-year-old who rode 40 miles on horseback to save her family and her country is now available on DVD from Bridgestone Multimedia Group.
Inspired by actual events during the Revolutionary War, Sybil Ludington follows the journey of Colonel Henry Ludington's daughter, who dodged danger and enemy troops to alert over 400 men on a rain-soaked night to save the American colonies from British rule. Today, Sybil is known as "the girl Paul Revere" and one of America's greatest female patriots.