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Monumental

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MONUMENTAL In Search of America's National Treasure
Pyro Pictures

Monumental

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
runtime:
90 minutes
Limited Release Date:
03/27/12
genre:
Documentary

We gave it a C

The subtitle of this slick and exceedingly odd proselytizing tool — In Search of America’s National Treasure — conjures up images of Nicolas Cage poring over the Declaration of Independence. Instead, former Growing Pains star Kirk Cameron, a born-again evangelical Christian, takes the screen, talking with experts who back up his message (but none who might not) that the United States was founded as a Christian country and must abide by the Gospel to avoid ruin. Viewers who already agree will agree; those who don’t, won’t. C