Bella’s Great News!!!!
THANKS TO YOUR SUPPORT…. Bella stays in theatres over holiday week!
Bella once again had an incredible box office weekend and we have all of you to thank.
Tune in Friday when “Bella” is on the TODAY SHOW and check www.BellaNews.com for the latest tv, radio and print coverage.
If you don’t know what theatre is near you go to www.BellaTheatres.com
We are gaining serious momentum and we have you to thank. Please continue to spread the word so Bella can inspire more lives.
Ways you can help pasted below.
The Bella Family
BELLA BREAKS BOX OFFICE RECORDS
*Bella held over $1 million for the 4th week in a row and has earned a place
at the table for Thanksgiving, the biggest movie season of the year!
*Bella went from the #17 top film to the #12 top film and we have a higher
ranking than films that are in thousands of theaters and we are in only 456
*According to <http://www.boxoffice.com/> BoxOffice.com Bella is ranked #5
on their POWERSCORE going into Thanksgiving, ahead of Mr Magoriums Wonder
Emporium, Dan in Real Life, Lions for Lambs, Saw 4 and Love in the Time of
*Bella is still the #1 Top Rated Movie on Yahoo, Fandango and the New York
Times readers poll
*Eduardo gave an unbelievable Keynote speech at the White House Friday for
National Adoption Day. After his speech he received a standing ovation. Here
is a link to an article and video: http://www.cbn.com/cbnnews/271464.aspx
Here is the excerpt from the Article & TV show:
“A film called Bella is sparking nationwide debate about adoption. It’s
film’s leading man, actor/producer Eduardo Verastegui, spoke at the White
House as United Nations unofficial ambassador for adoption.”Families have
changed their lives forever after adopting a child. Because it’s not only
that a family can give a child a home, but they themselves would have the
gift of motherhood and fatherhood. So in adoption… everybody wins,”
If you still want to help and can get the word out, here are ways to do so.
Now that Bella will be in theaters for Thanksgiving we need your help to
stay through out the holiday season!
If you are interested in helping Bella here is what you can do:
1. Send this email to your entire data base and ask others to do the
2. Buy tickets and give them to friends and family. Invite everyone you
know to the movies – it is a film you can invite everyone to see
3. Promote Bella through every means possible, online and offline. To
do this read below and get all the tools you need at BellaFaith.com
4.Volunteer to promote Bella in your market. Contact
5. Adopt a theater by buying all the tickets for a particular Showtime
(cost of $1500-$3000) or Adopt a market by buying 5k-10k tickets. To do this
Click here for the details about how you can help:
RATE BELLA ONLINE
If you only have a little time go to
http://movies.yahoo.com/movie/1809423607/info and give Bella an A+ if you
love Bella and forward this email to others. (Please only do this if you
believe Bella deserves it.)
Thank you for your unbelievable support of “Bella” – because of your efforts
countless people’s lives have been transformed forever.
God bless you!
The Bella Family
REVIEWS & QUOTES
“One of the best films I’ve seen in a long time”.
– Maria Salas, NBC-Miami
“A Perfect Film, An Artistic Masterpiece”
-Tony Bennett, Grammy & Emmy Award Winning Singer-Songwriter
LOS ANGELES TIMES
“A sweet, life-affirming picture”
– Gary Goldstein, Los Angeles Times
NEW YORK TIMES
“A bear-hugging embrace of sweetness and light”
-Stephen Holden, The New York Times
“Best Movie of the Year, Everyone should see this film”
-Rick Warren, Purpose Driven Life
“Warm, sweet and funny.”
“This is a powerful, uplifting, stirring story that will be talked about for
a long, long time. This is the kind of movie you can feel free to take
anybody to and people are going to have unbelievable discussions afterwards.
It’s got a very subtle plot to that turns in a way that takes your breath
-Bill Hybels, Willow Creek
Versategui is a natural on the big screen, a compelling presence.
-Ruthe Stein, SF Chronicle
“Bella is the kind of movie that the public would love to see come out of
Hollywood more often… it will inspire you and warm your heart.”
NEW YORK POST
“Cynics need not apply, but I found “Bella” a real heart tugger.”
– Lou Lumenick, New York Post
“An unforgettable experience! A celebration of family, food, music and
“Powerful and moving… a true inspiration.”
-CNN, Ana Maria Montero
THE AUSTIN CHRONICLE
“A beautiful film (with) pitch-perfect performances. A film that embraces
and celebrates the possibility for change and growth, both personal and
spiritual.” -The Austin Chronicle
“The warmest family drama I’ve seen in years”
-Frank Lovece- Film Journal