Deitrick Haddon’s Blessed & Cursed movie wowed movie goers on October 28th in Memphis, TN at the Paradiso Movie Theatre. Not only were they inspired by the movie, but they also had the opportunity to meet and connect with Deitrick Haddon himself, who was also in attendance.
The city of Memphis was truly encouraged by Blessed & Cursed and it was evident after both showings as lines of people patiently awaited to purchase the movie and soundtrack. It was also a priceless moment to see the faces of those who were able to meet and mingle with the star of the movie, Deitrick Haddon who played Dwight Hawkins in Blessed & Cursed.
Deitrick was truly excited to fellowship with fans and movie goers and after the movie, he took pictures, answered questions and shared words of encouragement with everyone.
Immediately following, many viewers were asked about their thoughts concerning the movie and the common response was, “The movie was great. It was so real!”
A few other responses from movie goers were:
“This movie was so awesome”
“It was so real; it wasn’t sugarcoated”
“I liked how he (Dwight) turned to God during his problems”
Their responses confirmed the movie’s success and it encouraged Deitrick and Tyscot Films in continuing their endeavor of producing and promoting life-changing entertainment.
Tyscot Records’ National Promotions Director, Jeff Hargrove attended the Memphis showing and he shared some of his feelings about the new relationships and the event, “It was a great event and Memphis was very excited to be the first city to see the movie on the big screen. We were very happy to work with On Location Memphis, The Paradiso Theater, The Memphis Film and Television Commission and 95.7 Hallelujah FM to make this happen.” –said Hargrove
A few members of Tyscot’s National Street Team were also in attendance and they shared similar feelings regarding the movie and the responses from movie goers. Indianapolis Street Team Rep, Quaneshia Armstrong stated, “I feel that although the movie was released in the summer, the excitement seems to be spreading from city to city. I’m glad that I was able to see first hand the impact that this movie has on audiences.”
Fans of Deitrick Haddon and Blessed & Cursed, should be on the lookout for Blessed & Cursed the movie to come to a theatre near you soon!
About the Blessed & Cursed Movie and CD Soundtrack
Blessed & Cursed is a modern retelling of the Biblical account of Saul and David and stars gospel music sensation Detrick Haddon, Sheryl Lee Ralph, Drew Sidora, Karen Clark Sheard, Kierra ‘Kiki’ Sheard, Damita, and more. The lead single, “Judah (Let Me Hear You Praise),” has already broken through the Billboard Top 40 Hot Gospel Songs chart, paving the way for Blessed & Cursed (Tyscot Records).
The Blessed and Cursed Movie and CD Soundtrack are Now Available online and in stores!