“Where Hope Grows” is a drama movie that was released in 2014. It was directed by Chris Dowling and stars Kristoffer Polaha, David DeSanctis, and McKaley Miller.
The story follows a former professional baseball player named Calvin Campbell (played by Kristoffer Polaha) who is struggling with alcoholism and depression. One day, he meets a young man with Down syndrome named Produce (played by David DeSanctis) who works at a local grocery store.
Produce’s positive attitude and love of life start to rub off on Calvin, and the two become unlikely friends. As Calvin helps Produce with his job and other aspects of his life, he starts to realize that there is more to life than fame and success.
The movie deals with themes of friendship, redemption, and the value of every human life. It received positive reviews from critics and was praised for its realistic portrayal of people with Down syndrome. The film was a modest box office success, grossing over $1.4 million worldwide.
Duration: 95 min.