Have a Little Faith (film)

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Have a Little Faith
Genre Drama
Written by Mitch Albom
Directed by Jon Avnet
Starring Laurence Fishburne
Bradley Whitford
Martin Landau
Theme music composer Ed Shearmur
Country of origin United States
Original language(s) English
Executive producer(s) Mitch Albom
Jon Avnet
Brent Shields
Producer(s) Andrew Gottlieb
Cameron Johann (co-producer)
Pam Fitzgerald (associate producer)
Shawn McClaren (coordinating producer)
Cinematography Denis Lenoir
Editor(s) Patrick J. Don Vito
Running time 100 minutes
Production company(s) Hallmark Hall of Fame
Original network ABC
Original release November 27, 2011
Preceded by Beyond the Blackboard
Followed by A Smile as Big as the Moon

Have a Little Faith is a Hallmark Hall of Fame television movie.[1] The film debuted on ABC on November 27, 2011 as the first Hallmark Hall of Fame film broadcast since CBS cancelled the series earlier in 2011. It was the first Hallmark Hall of Fame film broadcast on ABC since 1995.


The film is based on Detroit Free Press columnist Mitch Albom’s best-selling nonfiction book of the same name.[2]



The film was made in and around the state of Michigan.


On its November 27, 2011 broadcast, the film earned a 1.1 rating among adults aged 18 to 49, the lowest rating among all programs on the four major networks that night.[3] The total number of viewers was estimated at 6.5 million, compared to 13.5 million for the Hallmark Hall of Fame presentation of November Christmas on the weekend after Thanksgiving in 2010.[4]


  1. ^ "Hallmark Announces Unprecedented Agreements to Air Hallmark Hall of Fame on ABC Television Network and Hallmark Channel". hallmark.com. Retrieved July 7, 2011. 
  2. ^ mitchalbom.com https://web.archive.org/web/20120626151035/http://mitchalbom.com/d/news/7166/have-little-faith-movie. Archived from the original on 2012-06-26. Retrieved Jan 9, 2017.  Missing or empty |title= (help)
  3. ^ Media Life: "ABC's Thanksgiving turkey: 'Have a Little Faith'", November 28, 2011.
  4. ^ Kepler, Adam W. (2011-11-28). "Hallmark Hall of Fame Has Rough Start on ABC". The New York Times. Retrieved 2011-12-02. 

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