Cream of the Crop, the latest feature film from DBM Films, tells a story about a young woman determined to protect her family and farm from land developers. With a screenplay based on the real life of screenwriter JoAnn S. Dawson, the film has a personal connection to farm families across Maryland.
The film will be premiering at the historic Senator Theater in Baltimore on May 19th at 6pm, followed up by additional screenings at the Milburn Stone Theater in Cecil County on May 20th and 21st.
Cream of the Crop Review of Film
A young Ag Science high school teacher, Jodi Stafford (Brittany Goodwin), struggles to keep her family farm from falling into the hands of real estate agents. Meanwhile, she meets Mike Jared (played by Ben Davies), an up-and-coming strategic analyst for a company that’s been selling nearby farmland. As their two worlds collide, their relationship will be put to the ultimate test. The film includes powerful themes of perseverance and forgiveness while navigating the choices between right and wrong. Directed and produced by Douglas B. Maddox, Cream of the Crop is an action-packed romantic drama that has something guaranteed to please the whole family.
BRITTANY GOODWIN is a celebrated writer, director, voice and screen actress based in Nashville, TN. Her most recent work includes Be Still and Know, Most Wonderful Time, and If You’re Gone, based on the novel of the same title authored by Goodwin herself. DBM Films was thrilled to have Goodwin’s expertise, informed by over 10 years of experience, on the project.
BEN DAVIES is best known for his role in the 2011 film, Courageous, which launched his acting career. 10 years later, he’s landed the lead role in 20 films and has been nominated for “Best Male Actor” in five film festivals.
More information about CREAM OF THE CROP can be found at the film’s official website https://creamofthecropfilm.com or at DBM Film’s Facebook page. Follow @dbmcom on Instagram to see the latest news about upcoming events and projects!
About DBM Films – DBM Films, founded by Douglas B. Maddox in 2008, is a production, distribution and development company that specializes in the creation and progression of various media, including feature films, documentaries and television shows. DBM Films creates films, documentaries and general interest projects from concept to completion. The company has built a vast array of distribution outlets and brands both domestically and internationally. Releases from DBM Films include the award-winning bio-feature documentary, Undaunted: The Early Life of Josh McDowell; the award winning feature, The Bill Collector, starring Danny Trejo; The Rack Pack with C. Thomas Howell; Bill Tilghman and the Outlaws, starring Ken Arnold and Robert Carradine; Hope’s Legacy, starring Golden Globe winner Dyan Cannon, and others. Christmas Ranch premiered on Showtime and Netflix.