Sound of Freedom is a 2023 American action drama film directed by Alejandro Monteverde and starring Jim Caviezel, Mira Sorvino, and Bill Camp. The film is based on the true story of Tim Ballard, a former federal agent who founded Operation Underground Railroad, an organization that rescues children from sex trafficking.
In the film, Caviezel plays Ballard, who quits his job at the Department of Homeland Security after learning that a young boy he rescued from sex traffickers is still missing. Ballard travels to Colombia to find the boy's sister, who is being held captive by a group of traffickers. With the help of a local police officer, Ballard must race against time to rescue the girl before she is sold into sexual slavery.
The film received generally positive reviews from critics, who praised Caviezel's performance and the film's message of hope. Sound of Freedom was a box office success, grossing over $40 million worldwide.
Here are some additional details about the film:
Release date: July 4, 2023
Director: Alejandro Monteverde
Budget: $14.5 million
Music: Javier Navarrete
Produced by: Eduardo Verastegui
Based on the life of Tim Ballard
Box office gross: over $40 million worldwide