The Shack (2017) Rating PG-13 Genre Drama, Fantasy Release Date March 3, 2017 Director Stuart Hazeldine Written by John Fusco, Andrew Lanham, Destin Daniel Cretton Cast Sam Worthington, Tim McGraw, Octavia Spencer, Radha Mitchell, Megan Charpentier, Gage Munroe, Amélie Eve, Avraham Aviv Alush Latest News Synopsis Latest 'the shack' News Weekend Box Office Wrap-up: March 26, 2017 Chris Agar Mar 26, 2017 Our box office wrap-up for the weekend of March 26, 2017, featuring returning champ Beauty and the Beast and Power Rangers. Weekend Box Office Wrap-up: March 19, 2017 Chris Agar Mar 19, 2017 Our box office wrap-up for the weekend of March 19, 2017, featuring a record-breaking performance from Disney's Beauty and the Beast. Weekend Box Office Wrap-up: March 12, 2017 Chris Agar Mar 12, 2017 Our box office wrap-up for the weekend of March 12, 2017, featuring returning champ Logan and new release Kong: Skull Island. Weekend Box Office Wrap-up: March 5, 2017 Chris Agar Mar 5, 2017 Our box office wrap-up for the weekend of March 5, 2017, featuring returning champ Get Out and a record-setting performance by Logan. The Shack Author 'Incredibly Honored' By Film Adaptation Joe Deckelmeier Mar 5, 2017 We interview The Shack novel author William Paul Young about the film adaptation and what projects he's working on for the future. The Shack: Radha Mitchell Describes Her Character's 'Inner Strength' Joe Deckelmeier Mar 4, 2017 We interview The Shack star Radha Mitchell about portraying her character and her history working with some Hollywood greats. Octavia Spencer Praises The Shack's Poignancy Joe Deckelmeier Mar 1, 2017 Screen Rant interviews The Shack star Octavia Spencer about what drew her to the project and if she'd be interested in a comic book film. 'Insurgent' Interview: Octavia Spencer Talks 'Divergent' Fandom & Playing God Kara Warner Mar 20, 2015 'The Divergent Series: Insurgent' star Octavia Spencer talks about being a fan of the series and how she plans to portray God in 'The Shack'. Synopsis A grieving man receives a mysterious, personal invitation to meet with God at a place called "The Shack."