The Gospel Reviews

  • The Gospel
    • Genre : Drama
    • Release Date :
    • MPAA Rating : PG
    • Duration : 103 minute(s)
    • Production Budget : 5
    • Studio : TriStar Pictures
    • Official Site : http://thegospel-movie.com/
    • Reviews Rate
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  • The story is beyond familiar, the development is standard and the resolution leaves nothing to the imagination.
    2 of 5 by Stan Urankar [Sun Newspapers of Cleveland ]
  • The Gospel is soap opera spirituality that won't have any problem pleasing the faithful.
    3.5 of 5 by [The Dallas Morning News ]
  • just an excuse to put on a gospel show
    1.5 of 4 by Ed Gonzalez [Slant Magazine ]
  • is concerned with a simultaneously overwrought and underdeveloped plot
    2 of 4 by Brooke Holgerson [The Boston Phoenix ]
  • Hardy proves unable to mine what is interesting from his own premise.
    by Mark Olsen [L.A. Weekly ]
  • Everything comes to its logical movie conclusion, but the personal journey of the prodigal son is an interesting one
    2.5 of 4 by Monica Haynes [Pittsburgh Post-Gazette ]
  • doesn't achieve much beyond its faith-based intentions
    2 of 5 by Marrit Ingman [Austin Chronicle ]
  • does for film about as much as a monotone monkey can do for music.
    1 of 4 by Chelsea Bain [Boston Herald ]
  • an over-familiar but good-hearted movie
    2.5 of 4 by Michael Wilmington [Chicago Tribune ]
  • a technical mess of awkward framing and choppy editing
    by Michael Rechtshaffen [The Hollywood Reporter ]
  • a rich portrait of a church in transition
    3.5 of 5 by Scott Brown [Entertainment Weekly ]
  • a mostly artless, stock movie that tells a story with contrivance and clunky melodrama.
    2.5 of 4 by Kim Morgan [Reel ]
  • a heartfelt but muddled melodrama about an R&B singer's crisis of faith
    2 of 4 by Ty Burr [Boston Globe ]
  • a dramatically slight but likeable movie about a crisis of direction in an African-American church
    2.5 of 4 by Michael Machosky [Pittsburgh Tribune-Review ]
  • 2 of 4 Reviewed by Daniel Neman [Richmond Times-Dispatch ]
  • 2 of 4 Reviewed by Elizabeth Weitzman [New York Daily News ]
  • 2 of 4 Reviewed by Steve Persall [Houston Chronicle ]

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