In Theaters Nationwide on Thursday, March 3, 2022

DENVER, CO – January 27, 2022  - PEACE RIVER is the story of a young Champion Rodeo Cowboy turned Special Ops Soldier who is crushed by war and personal loss. He must draw on “The Cowboy Way” and a profound faith to recover the will to live and the love of his life. The movie releases nationwide on Thursday, March 3, 2022


Casey Shane, a fifth-generation New Mexico rancher, is raised by his grandfather (Pop), a WWII veteran, who pours his life’s love and wisdom into Casey. Learning the ways of the cowboy alongside his childhood friend, Maria Martinez, Casey is a championship-caliber bull rider. Casey and Maria form a romantic bond before Casey enlists in the U.S. Army and joins the elite Special Forces. Immediately following the events of September 11, 2001, Casey is deployed to Afghanistan where he is wounded as he fights alongside the Northern Alliance. Returning home, Casey must draw on the lessons he learned from his Pop to recover the will to live and the love of his life.


PEACE RIVER will play in nearly 700 movie theaters nationwide on Thursday, March 3rd.  Tickets can be purchased at or at participating theater box offices. A complete list of theater locations is available on the Fathom Events website (participating theaters are subject to change).


The PEACE RIVER movie event also features exclusive interviews with the Writer, Director, and local ranchers who have lived the lives portrayed on screen.  


PEACE RIVER is an epic, authentic, cowboy/soldier/love story. Filmed on working cattle ranches at the base of the Rockies, it is a visual feast and a visceral drama that will inspire you to faith, hope, and love!” said Lieutenant General Leroy Sisco USA (Ret) and Founder & CEO of Military Warriors Support Foundation“ I am a man of the West and the US Military. This film honors both cultures in a way that will warm your heart!”


About Fathom Events

Fathom is a recognized leader in the entertainment industry as one of the top distributors of content to movie theaters in North America. Owned by AMC Entertainment Inc. (NYSE: AMC); Cinemark Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: CNK); and Regal Cinemas, a subsidiary of the Cineworld Group (LSE: CINE.L)., Fathom operates the largest cinema distribution network, delivering a wide variety of programming and experiences to cinema audiences in the top U.S. markets and to more than 45 countries. For more information, visit


About Peace River Films, LLC of LOUISIANA

Established by Ben and Margaret Jones, Peace River Films was created to bring the optimistic vision of America’s best intentions and purposes to stories that stir hearts to be good and do good. Ben’s vision about the world developed while growing up on a Louisiana cattle ranch, riding bulls at 14, and playing football at LSU, where he earned an engineering degree. He added master’s in theology while working in energy exploration for 4 decades. He served as lay preacher for just as long and in the pulpit is where he developed his love of storytelling, which led him to stepping into the film industry and establishment of Peace River.


FaithWorks Pictures

Founded by Director and Cinematographer, Douglas James Vail, FaithWorks Pictures is a production company in Los Angeles, CA designed to proclaim the Gospel and spread the Word of God by telling stories, inspiring faith, fellowship and communicating the human experience in all its trials and triumph through motion pictures. Projects include 40-The Temptation of Christ and A Father’s Love. For more information, visit


About Military Warriors Support Foundation

Military Warriors Support Foundation is a 501c3 non-profit charity, founded by Lt. General Leroy Sisco, USA (Ret). Their mission is to provide programs that facilitate a smooth and successful transition for our nation’s Combat Wounded Heroes and Gold Star families. Their programs focus on housing homeownership, recreational activities, transportation ownership and leadership development. Through these select programs, they have awarded over 900 mortgage free and gift tax free homes to Wounded Heroes and Gold Star Families in all 50 States. Additionally, they have given away over 110 vehicles to Wounded Heroes and Gold Star families. In addition to the homes or vehicles, the families receive financial mentoring for 3 years. For more information, please visit



Lori Ann Belin for PEACE RIVER Films

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Colette Carey for Fathom Events

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