Endorsements

    • "Little Boy is one of the best family films to come out of Hollywood" - Huffington Post
    • "...A sweet, sincere little movie about faith, charity and growing up... The remarkable kid actor Jakob Salvati is so wholesome and adorable." - Rex Reed, observer.com
    • "This is the film you are going to want to bring your entire family to see! I love this movie!" - Kathie Lee Gifford, Today Show
    • "A genuinely moving story about the true power of love and faith. I think it will be remembered as a classic."-John Kennedy, Beliefnet
    • "'Little Boy' is easily one of the best family friendly films ever made."-Michael Foust, Christian Post
    • "A touchingly beautiful movie, propelled by the power of the human heart to believe." - U.S. News & World Report
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  • CRITICS AND LEADERS ARE RAVING ABOUT LITTLE BOY!

  • "Beautiful. Such a powerful message!"- Natalie Morales, Today Show
  • "This is the film you are going to want to bring your entire family to see! I love this movie!"- Kathie Lee Gifford, Today Show
  • "A touchingly beautiful movie, propelled by the power of the human heart to believe."- U.S. News & World Report
  • "Little Boy is one of the best family films to come out of Hollywood in some time. Co-writer/director Alejandro Monteverde has created a film of faith that comes to life on the screen with dignity, drama, humor and heart."- Huffington Post
  • "You might want to check out Little Boy."- Bill O'Reilly
  • "...A sweet, sincere little movie about faith, charity and growing up... The remarkable kid actor Jakob Salvati is so wholesome and adorable."- Rex Reed, Observer.com
  • "You Gotta See It!"- Sean Hannity, The Sean Hannity Show (Radio)
  • "Deeply moving, utterly amazing."- Jewel, Singer
  • "Little Boy should win an Oscar."- Eva Longoria, Actress
  • "Such a winner."- Tony Bennett, Singer/Actor
  • "A beautiful, artistic, faith-filled piece of magical realism."- Movieguide
  • "A new gold standard for family films."- Glenn Beck
  • "Little Boy is a BIG HIT."- Times Square Gossip
  • "If Jakob Salvati doesn't win an Oscar for his performance, there is no justice."- Cal Thomas
  • "It's a winner!"- The Dove Foundation
  • "Such a beautiful message...not only entertaining, but also uplifting."- Cardinal Sean O'Malley, Archdiocese of Boston, MA
  • "Loved it!"- Steve Bell, Willow Creek Association
  • "Heartwarming!"- Christian Post
  • "Beautiful...Riveting!"- Tim Staples, Catholic Answers
  • "One of the best movies I've seen. It touched my heart."- Dr. James Dobson, Family Talk
  • "If you want to be inspired, see Little Boy."- Ken Windebank, Focus on the Family
  • "You're absolutely in for a treat! I cried, I laughed.  A great cast, you're going to love this film!"- Dr. Jerry Johnson, President of National Religious Broadcasters (NRB)
  • "Wonderfully directed and flawlessly produced!"- Rich Bott, President, Bott Radio
  • "Will inspire you and uplift you!"- Nick Vujicic, Life Without Limbs
  • "Life changing movie."- Rick Perry, Governor of Texas
  • "Little Boy should definitely be nominated for an Oscar."- Paulina Rubio, Singer/ Actress
  • "I would highly suggest you go see Little Boy."- Philip Rivers, QB of San Diego Chargers
  • "One of the most powerful movies I have ever seen. It overwhelmed me."- Mike Sweeney, MLB All-Star, Kansas City Royals
  • "Every person I know should see this movie. It's the type of family movie that should be out there today that everyone should watch."- John Paul De Joria (co-founder Paul Mitchell hair products)
  • "An instant family classic that is utterly unique but reminiscent of films like E.T., Sound of Music and Life is Beautiful."- Mark Burnett, Producer of The Voice, Shark Tank, The Bible series
  • "A fable about the power of faith to change the course of history."- The Hollywood Reporter
  • "Rarely have I come across a motion picture that affirms so strongly all that is best about the totality of the American experience - even while addressing the darker angels of our nature."- Peter Roff, US News and World Report
  • "The same creative team [that did Bella] is back with Little Boy, an indie film about faith, family, friendship and the ties that bind."- Terry Mattingly, Knoxville News Sentinel
  • "Monteverde's Rockwellian faith movie Little Boy dreams the impossible."- Breitbart.com
  • "If Jakob Salvati doesn't win an Oscar for his performance, there is no justice."- Cal Thomas
  • "Little Boy' strong in faith, but not wavering in quality."- Catholic News Agency
  • "Faith, hope and love: 'Little Boy' is movie for the entire family."Catholic Online
  • "A genuinely moving story about the true power of love and faith. I think it will be remembered as a classic."- John Kennedy, Beliefnet
  • "This ensemble movie paints a wonderful panorama of Pepper's town, and what it means to explore the impossible, delivered in a way that everyone can enjoy."- Jacob Sahm, Christian Cinema
  • "Genius filmmaking."- Annelie, Christian Film Database
  • "'Little Boy' is easily one of the best family friendly films ever made."- Michael Foust, Christian Post
  • "Little Boy is an amazing movie that has a wonderful story, brilliant acting and directing, and quality production values."5 Stars (out of 5)- Leah St. John, Christian Review
  • "A movie that celebrates the love between a father and his young son and shines a light on the indignity of racism and bullying."- Christa Banister, Crosswalk 
  • "Delightfully entertaining."4.5 stars (out of 5)- Adam R. Holz, Plugged In
  • CELEBRITIES

  • "Little Boy is so inspiring, moving, touching and reliable... it will make you a better person." - Eva Longoria, Actor
  • "Little Boy is one of those movies that will touch your heart forever." - Paulina Rubio, Singer, Actor
  • "The movie helps audiences rediscover the wonder of childhood through the eyes of a 7-year-old Little Boy, and reminds us that there is a Little Boy and girl in all of us."- Roma Downey, Actor, Producer of Son of God and The Bible Series
  • MEDIA

  • "This film restored my faith that I can move the mountains in my life. It was an extraordinary experience and an inspired beautiful piece of art." - Rob Birkhead, VP Associate Publisher, Howard Books/ Simon & Schuster
  • "A wonderful, WONDERFUL film, full of faith and inspiration and as powerful as a mustard seed."- Cal Thomas, Syndicated and USA Today Columnist/Fox News Contributor
  • "I loved it, it moved me to tears. I think it reinvigorated my faith, my belief in God, my belief in family, and also reminded me of how lucky we are to have brave men and women fighting for our country...It was one of the most amazing films."- Rita Cosby, TV Host and Radio Host
  • "We are BLOWN AWAY! What a great movie."- Joseph Farah, Editor and CEO, World Net Daily, WND.com
  • CHRISTIAN MEDIA

  • "The fanciful sets, the tremendous cinematography, the wonderful acting make Little Boy worth watching for older audiences." - Ted Baehr, Movieguide
  • "The magical story of Little Boy will have you cheering and believing"
    "A charming tale that shows anything is possible when you find the courage to believe"- Benge Nsenduluka, Christian Post
  • "Little Boy is a timeless classic."- Corine Gatti, Beliefnet
  • "The heartwarming film Little Boy inspires viewers to believe that with even a mustard seed of faith, we can move mountains. The story empowers us to act with conviction that our faith can engage and impact all of the cultural mountains."- The Christian Post (William C. Anderson, Publisher/CEO)
  • "The storyline, with the all-star cast and central message of having faith against all odds, is sure to entertain audiences."- Christian Post (Sami Martin)
  • "Jakob Salvati lights up the screen with earnest enthusiasm and childlike belief."- Christian Cinema
  • "Looking ahead, it's too early to post a review of this but I've seen and, suffice it to say, it's worth looking forward to."- BeliefNet (John Kennedy)
  • "Little Boy is a movie you must not miss! Jakob Salvati is marvelous. This movie will stir emotions, and the stunning ending is worth watching the movie. Little Boy features wonderful performances, a simple yet gripping story, and deals with themes of prejudice, love, and keeping faith. We are more than pleased to award Little Boy our "Family-Approved" Seal for ages twelve plus. It's a winner!"- Dove.org (Ed Carpenter)
  • "A solid cast is led by a child, for little Jakob Salvati gives a moving, believable portrayal that by film's end causes us to want to be better people. It is a performance that greatly contributes to the uplifting of the spirit of man."- Preview Online (Phil Boatwright)
  • "It is incredible to see a movie that's a game-changer, that has deep values that can compete with big Hollywood screen movies. This movie could be put up against any movie and be a winner."- Christian Broadcasting Network (Kristie McCrary)
  • "Masterfully crafted and beautifully executed"
    "Little Boy is sure to touch hearts and lift spirits for generations to come"- Dawn Gregg, Sonoma Christian Home
  • "Little Boy is an incredible story of faith and unlikely friendship"
    "Gorgeous scenery throughout the film coupled with a heartfelt and powerful performance by Jakob Salvati!"- Cathy Kelley, JUCE TV (TBN)
  • SPORTS LEADERS

  • "Everybody was eating off the words that Little Boy said, off the emotions that he was doing. That is Oscar material; awesome."- Shaun Alexander, Former Seattle Seahawks MVP
  • POLITICAL & CIVIC LEADERS

  • "I recommend it for everybody, because it has something for everybody in the family. Whether it's young or old, whether it's male or female, this is a message about life, about faith, about chance, about relationships, and about redemption and it is a very touching story."- Governor Sam Brownback, Kansas
  • "Great movies, they'll move us, they'll inspire us, they'll cause us to look at things different. Little Boy belongs in that category. It's not just entertainment, it's something that has the ability, the power, and I think the potential to change us and, in a way, change our whole community. I would recommend this to anybody."- Ron Roberts, Supervisor, San Diego, CA
  • "It took my breath away. It's a brilliant film that everyone will love."- Dan Patrick, Lieutenant Governor of Texas
  • "It's something that you and the family could see together, and it'll generate thought, it'll generate hope, it'll generate a positive environment when you walk out of the theater."- Marco Garmo, Senior County Sherriff Lieutenant
  • "I thought Little Boy did an outstanding performance!"- Brian Sommers, First Sergeant 21st Civil Support Team, Brooklyn, New York
  • CHRISTIAN LEADERS

  • "In life we all face all sorts of tests and obstacles, and Little Boy helps us understand how we face them and the relationship of our faith and our determination. Little Boy causes to think deeply about our values and what we hope for and dream about."- Geoff Tunnicliffe, Former Secretary General, World Evangelical Alliance
  • "It leaves you wanting to be a better person, wanting to do something to serve, to care, and it lifts you."- Ron Luce, President, Teen Mania
  • "Every once in a while there emerges a production from Hollywood that impacts us on multiple levels. It not only entertains; it inspires, it informs, it imparts something new, something spiritual. Little Boy is one of those works of art that moves us at the highest level. We will engage our families and friends to watch this epic, heart-changing, heart-impacting movie. Little Boy may change your life."- Rev Sam Rodriguez, National Hispanic Christian Leadership Conference
  • "In a world of so much cynicism Little Boy inspires you to believe again. And a child shall lead them."- Rev. Dr. Gabriel Salguero, President, National Latino Evangelical Coalition
  • "Movies like this are positive and uplifting and encouraging, and we want to support them."- David Lane, American Renewal Project
  • "Amazing film, beautifully made. Inspired message, divine acting! Telling everyone, it's a must see movie of the year!"- Jackelyn Viera Iloff, Lakewood Church
  • CATHOLIC LEADERS

  • "Little Boy is an impactful story of faith and family. This movie can be a tool not only evangelize in an attractive and entertaining way, but also provides an extraordinary opportunity to engage and cultivate relationships with the Catholic Community." - Most Reverend Thomas G. Wenski, Archbishop of Miami
  • "So powerful. I think I experienced every emotion. This is the entertainment the world needs and I can't wait to recommend it to everyone - religious or not." - Christina Mead, Assistant Director of Resource Development, Life Teen
  • "It's a beautiful example for all of us that when we follow God's call to love one another, then good things happen in our lives."- Archbishop José Gomez, Los Angeles
  • "To take the few moments to see a film like this really helps us to realize again that God's love is so very powerful, so very real. You need to see it"- Bishop Michael Sheridan, Colorado Springs
  • "I thought it was fantastic - very captivating. For a little 7-year-old guy to pull off that role, it's unbelievable."- Randy Raus, President, Life Teen
  • "I thought it was great, exciting, something different. I think the Little Boy who played the main role did an excellent job. It's a great movie!"- Tom Peterson, President, Catholics Come Home
  • "I really, really encourage you to see this movie. It's a movie that is going to help you to elevate your soul, and elevate yourself as a person."- Fr. Juan Guerra, Atlanta
  • "Powerful message, well-acted."- Fr. Philip Postell, Phoenix
  • "In many ways it's a modern retelling of the David and Goliath story, and this actor who plays this Little Boy in this movie is just amazing and completely and totally believable. But I think he touches on something that I felt deep even within myself."- Fr. Luke Fletcher, Franciscan Friars, New York City
  • HISPANIC LEADERS

  • "Me encanto! El mensaje esta muy claro la Fe mueve montanas! Me encanto como proyectaron relación entre el bullying y la guerra. Los felicito y espero que película sea un éxito! Especialmente entre los jovenes."- Marina Gomez del Campo, CALL
  • "Little Boy is that type of movie that we need in these days, that we need in these times. It's a beautiful movie that goes deeper. It's not just a beautiful movie on the outside, it's a movie that really touches people's heart."- Karyme Lozano, Actress
  • "Ya recomiendo de todo corazón porque es una película que van a salir inspirados. Es una película que van a salir contentos que van a salir motivados. Es una película que va a tocar sus corazones, que los va a alentar."- Karyme Lozano, Actriz
  • "Es una película realizada magníficamente, con un reparto maravilloso, una historia sensacional, es una película redondita para hacernos felices. Llora uno en la película? Sí. Pero de felicidad. Es una película de verdad maravillosa, algo distinto que ustedes no se pueden perder. Little Boy, que gran película."- Angelica Maria, Actriz/Cantante
  • "Little Boy tells us and gives a big lesson of not giving up, always work for your dreams, and that's what we need - to share that with all the Little Boys, and I am one of those."- Eddie 'Piolin' Sotelo
  • "La película Little Boy, cuando yo termine de verla, me hizo que creciera mas mi fe. Me hizo que la lección que enseñael niño, de nunca perder la fe, de la película deberíamos compartirla nosotros con todos que están en nuestro alrededor."- Eddie 'Piolin' Sotelo
  • "In a world of so much cynicism Little Boy inspires you to believe again. And a child shall lead them."- Rev. Dr. Gabriel Salguero, President, National Latino Evangelical Coalition
  • "Every once in a while there emerges a production from Hollywood that impacts us on multiple levels. It not only entertains; it inspires, it informs, it imparts something new, something spiritual. Little Boy is one of those works of art that moves us at the highest level. We will engage our families and friends to watch this epic, heart-changing, heart-impacting movie. Little Boy may change your life."- Rev Sam Rodriguez, National Hispanic Christian Leadership Conference
  • BUSINESS LEADERS

  • "It's wonderful to have a film to inspire the entire family."- Bill Noble, William Noble Rare Jewels
  • "There are so many lines in the movie that I just wanted to write down so I remembered them all!"- Susan Amassyali, Hublot
  • "I think our world needs more films like this! Certainly we can all identify with a child. I thought the Little Boy was amazing, what an actor! If it's his first role, which I guess it is, unbelievable!"- Brad Reeves, Dallas Creative Council, Chair, Art House America
  • "Mind opening - breaks down barriers that only the little ones with great faith can do."- George Connors, President, Washington First Bank
  • "I was very surprised, because I didn't expect the movie to impact me the way that it did. It really impacted me on a deep level."- Dora Chu, Couture to Vintage
  • "This movie is incredible, it's not only a story about hope, but it's about how an eight year old boy is telling us how we can help change the world."- Steve Gainer, Cobb Recovery Center
  • "I cried from beginning to end!"- Keet Lewis
  • "You could see this boy was so good, I don't know how the director took a child who didn't have any training and made him do all that. I thought it was just brilliant."- Errol Rappaport
  • MEMBERS OF THE MILITARY

  • "A truly touching movie."- Jon Pruitt III, Commander & Director, U.S. Coast Guard, Los Angeles, CA
  • "Awesome movie and story! Little Boy is going to make a huge impact!"- Benjamin Kelly, Executive Officer, Army, Columbia, SC
  • "Brilliant and beautiful!! Little Boy was so well cast."- Margaret Conrad, Major, Director, U.S. Air Force, Alpharetta, GA
  • "A very good message! Well done."- Eugene Vecera, Lt. Col., President, MOAA Houston, TX
  • "This film is exquisitely crafted... Everyone should see this powerful and beautiful film."- Karen Kraft, Board Member, Veterans in TV and Film, Hollywood, CA
  • "True to life portrayal of a family with a loved one deployed."- Mike Cabrey, Colonel, U.S. Army, National Defense University, Alexandria, VA
  • "Very Inspiring and touching, felt it in the heart and shed a few tears."- Lisa Downer-Salamanca, Wounded Warriors, Bronx, NY
  • "What a beautiful film filled with hope and love."- Dinah Thomas, Spokesman for the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Falls Church, VA
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