The Star


"The Star is now going to become one of our new Christmas traditions. It's a movie for the whole family filled with joy, laughter, forgiveness, friendship, adventure and the richness of redemption."
Pastor Kenny Hultquist, Children's Pastor for L.A. Dream Center & Angelus Temple Church

"I think it’s not only an instant classic, but one of those that lives on and people refer to for years to come."
Drew Castillo, youth pastor Potter’s House church

"What I like as a children’s minister is the core story is true to Scripture. You will want to see this movie with your children over and over again."
Becky Fisher, founder and director Kids in Ministry

"The Star is an invigorating, engaging, beautiful story depicting the true meaning of Christmas."
Bishop Arturo Cepeda, Archdiocese of Detroit

"As I enjoyed watching The Star, I also was struck with new insights into the courage behind the characters. The Star truly granted me a new perspective on the familiar Christmas story."
Rebecca Farris, President and CEO of Well Planned Gal

"The Star is a wonderful, hilarious, deeply reverential animated family movie centered around the birth of Jesus. A must-see Christmas movie for every family."
Dr. Ted Baehr, Founder and Publisher, Movieguide

"The Star is a delightful animated version of the Christmas story. . . . It may serve as the starting point for a discussion of faith in general and of the Incarnation in particular."
John Mulderig, Catholic News Service

"The Star is fun, refreshing and so honoring of the biblical Story. Every family should see this film in theaters!"
Pastor Karl Bastian, The Kidologist Founder of

"When a little girl cheers, ‘Jesus! Jesus! Jesus!’ after movie, you know it’s an inspiring story the whole family will enjoy."
Corey Jones, Pastor and Official Orange Blogger

"Amazing! This movie is really taking the kingdom down to kids. And I love that."
Anthony O’Neil, National Youth and Children’s Director for Dave Ramsey

"A fresh take on a story that changes everything. Filled with laughter and heart, this is a movie that your family will want to watch again and again."
Mandy Arioto, President and CEO of MOPS International

"Endearing characters are beautifully brought to life on a unique journey to the manger in Bethlehem where a King is born. This Christmas, families finally have a new ‘family favorite’ to add to their list."
Michayla White, Associate Director of the Children’s Pastors Conference and INCM

"This film tells an imaginative and sweet version of Jesus' birth—from the point of view of animals—while remaining faithful to the biblical narrative."
Adam Holz,

"As a parent and pastor, I loved seeing such an important biblical event come to life with humor and amazing animation. Our girls loved it and begged us to watch it again."
Ryan Frank, CEO, Publisher, KidzMatter

"Several laugh out loud and genuinely touching moments. Bravo, Sony Pictures Animation! I loved this movie!"
Mike Nawrocki, Co-Creator, VeggieTales

"The Star shines!"
Mark Hart, Executive Vice President,, SiriusXM Radio host

"Experience the story of the Nativity in a whole new way — see it with your entire family!"
Bishop Robert Reed, President/CEO of The CatholicTV Network