15:17 to Paris | Movie Review

What do you get when you combine Clint Eastwood and the true story of the 2015 Thalys train attack?

That’s right, a dramatic film sure to keep you gripping your seat from start to finish. 15:17 to Paris has taken the box office by storm and with good reason. There’s something about the power of a true story that ends in triumph that leaves you with goosebumps.

15:17 to Paris tells the story of the terrorist attack aboard the Thalys train when a man opened fire. His assault rifle jammed, and passengers were able to restrain the man. This film specifically follows three American men who were travelling together on board and were significants to helping shut down the attack and manage chaos on the train. The 3 men in the movie are played by the 3 men who were actually there and lived through the attack.

These three men are all men of incredible faith. Instead of questioning why they had to experience a life changing trauma, they choose to believe there is a greater purpose in it all. Check out this behind the scenes featurette to hear about their inspiring faith.