Selects FrontGate Media for Exclusive Representation of Advertising and Promotions is the market-leader, boasting the most comprehensive Christian Movie Database in the Faith-Based DVD Market


Orange County, CA – FrontGate Media; the leading culture-engaged, faith-based media & marketing group, announced today the addition of ( to their roster of leading faith-based media outlets.

CEO Bobby Downes co-founded in 1999, which has grown to become the largest selection of faith-affirming and family-approved movies on the Internet. The site is home to the best movies and documentaries available for the faith-based audience. The firm was named one of the Inc. 5000 fastest growing companies in 2010.

Meeting all your Christian movie and family entertainment needs in one place, brings together the latest movie news and reviews filtered through a Christian worldview. With the largest selection of faith-based movies to rent or buy on DVD, the site now expands into the growing streaming technology market.’s exclusive interviews with today’s faith-based and faith-friendly filmmakers provide insight into the creative minds behind new and soon to be favorite films. Their Christian movie reviews cover a wide range of faith and family films both on DVD and new movies in theaters to help guide consumers before they purchase movie tickets.

Currently, the site reaches a large yet laser-targeted Christian audience of over 150,000 unique visitors per month that consume over 750,000 page views each month. In a world of crowded inboxes, over 85,000 readers have opted-in for their weekly email newsletter.  The site features 1.3 million available ad impressions monthly.

“We selected FrontGate Media because their relationships with advertisers go beyond mere ad placement,” explains Jared Geesey, Senior Vice President of “Their innovation as marketers and domination across faith-based client segments including entertainment, publishing, and non-profits deliver a higher ROI in engagement for advertisers.’s expansion towards becoming the largest faith-based streaming movie service will include new video advertising opportunities, so we couldn’t be more excited to be partnering with FrontGate Media at this stage of our growth.”

Promotional opportunities available through can be found on the Media Kits channel at

“I founded FrontGate Media in order to deliver marketers the best possible value by bringing market-leading audiences all under one roof, establishing a one-stop shop for any company desiring to reach the faith-based audience.” states Scott A. Shuford, president of FrontGate Media. “As the leader in their field, delivers exactly that kind of value. I’m thrilled to come alongside just as they are poised to become an alternative to Netflix for Christians looking exclusively for faith-based and faith-friendly streaming movie content in their homes.” is the #1 website for Christians to buy, rent, or stream Faith-Affirming or Family-Approved movies, featuring the work of independent Christian filmmakers and driven by a heart to lift up their work and ministry to reach more and more people. View the site at

Established in 2001, FrontGate Media ( is the leading culture-engaged media group & marketing service reaching the faith and family values audience which represents $4.6 billion worth of Christian products purchased by consumers annually according to USA Today, and the only media group founded for the purpose of marketing rather than content publishing.  This foundational focus on marketing has made FrontGate a leader for innovation in reaching the faith-based audience.

The firm has been honored in 2012 with two WebAwards receiving Standards of Excellence in the categories of Marketing and of Faith-Based, and is the reigning Internet Advertising Competition Crystal Trophy winner as the single “Best Of” category web site in the Faith-based category.

The FrontGate Media group provides reach to more than 15 million email subscribers and 25 million monthly page views. The group includes the leading faith-based audience sites in their categories including,,,,, and more, as well as key magazines and events. A complete roster can be found on the Media Kits channel at In addition, the firm’s Audience Delivery Services include strategy and execution for Public Relations, Social Media, and Pay Per Click campaigns. The company plays a key role in the success of movie studios, non-profit organizations, publishers and authors, record labels and artists, and more seeking “creative & emerging media” outlets.

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For more information on or FrontGate Media, please contact:

Lori Lenz – FrontGate Media