About the film
A Man Called Peter
Release Date: March 31, 1955
|Slogan||:||«The True Story of How One Man's Faith Uplifted a Nation»|
|Production Companies||:||Cinescope Productions, 20th Century Fox|
|Producers||:||Samuel G. Engel|
|Writers||:||Eleanore Griffin, Catherine Marshall|
Based on the true story of a young Scottish lad, Peter Marshall, who dreams of only going to sea but finds out there is a different future for him when he receives a "calling" from God to be a minister. He leaves Scotland and goes to America where after a few small congregations he lands the position of pastor of the Church of the Presidents in Washington, D.C. and eventually he becomes Chaplain of the U.S. Senate.