The Most Reluctant Convert: The Untold Story of C.S. Lewis

  • Release Date: November 3, 2021 (limited)
  • Genre: Drama, Biography

  • Director: Norman Stone
  • Producer(s): Ken Denison, Matthew Jenkins
  • Writer(s): Norman Stone
  • Studio: Trafalgar Releasing
  • Length: 1h 33m | Classification: PG
  • Le Score Rotten Tomatoes®
    Audience Score 89%


An elder C.S. Lewis looks back on his remarkable journey from hard-boiled atheist to the most renowned Christian writer of the past century. The Most Reluctant Convert features award-winning actor Max McLean as the older Lewisand Nicholas Ralph –breakout star of Masterpiece’s All Creatures Great and Small – as young Lewis. Beautifully filmed in and around Oxford this engaging biopic follows the creator of The Chronicles of Narnia from the tragic death of his mother when he was just nine years old, through his strained relationship with his father, to the nightmare of the trenches of World War I to Oxford University, where friends like J.R.R. Tolkien challenge his unbelief.


Max McLean, Nicholas Ralph, Eddie Ray Martin, Richard Harrington, Amy Alexander, Tom Glenister
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