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Saint Ralph Reviews

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Jason Gorber
Film Scouts

The heart of the film and ensemble, however, is Adam Butcher. If there's any justice, this guy could have a hell of a career. Highly recommended.

Full Review Source: Film Scouts | Original Score: A-

June 21, 2007
Bruce Feld
Film Journal International

What writer-director Michael McGowan has pulled off is a bit of a miracle.

Full Review Source: Film Journal International

March 1, 2007
Carolyn Arends
Christianity Today

For the jaded moviegoer, here's a little film that just might restore your faith -- in movies and a whole lot more.

| Original Score: 3/4

October 2, 2006
Chuck O'Leary
Fantastica Daily

A likable little underdog-triumphs drama from Canada... This is a case where my idealistic side won out over my cynical side.

Full Review Source: Fantastica Daily | Original Score: 3/4

December 12, 2005
Phil Villarreal
Arizona Daily Star

Butcher carries the film well, interpreting Ralph as a tangle of mixed-up yearnings tempered with an indomitable drive.

Full Review Source: Arizona Daily Star | Original Score: 3/4

September 15, 2005
Jeff Vice
Deseret News, Salt Lake City

The comic aspects of this comedy-drama are overly broad and forced, while the supposedly dramatic ones are cloying and treacly.

Full Review Source: Deseret News, Salt Lake City | Original Score: 2/4

August 26, 2005
Sean Means
Salt Lake Tribune

This wincingly earnest comedy-drama could rival the maple tree as Canada's leading producer of sap.

| Original Score: 2/4

August 26, 2005
John Beifuss
Commercial Appeal (Memphis, TN)

A hooey-slathered film that combines the Catholic school humor of 'Do Black Patent Leather Shoes Really Reflect Up?' with the rah-rah uplift of an underdog sports story.

| Original Score: '1.5/4'

August 26, 2005
Chris Hewitt (St. Paul)
St. Paul Pioneer Press

An overly convenient plot is the main con in Ralph, which includes a devastating fire, an assist from a celebrity and at least one miracle, all of which show up exactly when the plot needs help moving forward.

Full Review Source: St. Paul Pioneer Press | Original Score: 2/4

August 25, 2005
Jeff Strickler
Minneapolis Star Tribune
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Canadian writer-director Michael McGowan has packed it so full of earnestness that viewers end up jogging along.

Full Review Source: Minneapolis Star Tribune | Original Score: 2.5/4

August 25, 2005

Ralph may be more a sinner than a saint, and his movie may be a little cheesy, but who cares - I thoroughly enjoyed following him on his quest.

Full Review Source: TheMovieChicks.com | Original Score: 3.5/5

August 19, 2005
Todd Jorgenson
Denton Record Chronicle (TX)

...a small, straightforward story that has its heart in the right place, even if its hokey sentimentality keeps it from reaching the finish line.

Full Review

August 19, 2005
Sean O'Connell
Charlotte Weekly

The movie rests on (Adam) Butcher, and the actor proves to be a well-rounded smart aleck in the making.

| Original Score: 3/4

August 16, 2005
Thomas Delapa
Boulder Weekly

If McGowan pushes the religious themes too hard, his greatest sin is that he leads you to believe that the story is true.

Full Review Source: Boulder Weekly

August 12, 2005
Richard Roeper
Ebert & Roeper
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Funny, touching and uplifting.

Full Review Source: Ebert & Roeper

August 8, 2005
Eric Lurio
Greenwich Village Gazette

It's all very cute and predictable. Still it's a fun movie...

| Original Score: 2.5/5

August 7, 2005
Frank Swietek
One Guy's Opinion

Pushes itself as strenuously as its young protagonist, but ultimately collapses in a welter of sentiment, cuteness and whimsy.

Full Review Source: One Guy's Opinion | Original Score: C

August 6, 2005
Claudia Puig
USA Today
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It's worth seeking out this bittersweet comedy with its emotionally resonant story and stellar performances.

Full Review Source: USA Today | Original Score: 3.5/4

August 5, 2005
Ken Fox
TV Guide's Movie Guide

McGowan's film demonstrates how sometimes the strongest acts of faith can only occur entirely outside the church.

Full Review Source: TV Guide's Movie Guide | Original Score: 3/5

August 5, 2005
John Hartl
Seattle Times
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Even when it's pushing the limits of shameless manipulation, this cheeky Canadian film has charm and wit.

Full Review Source: Seattle Times | Original Score: 3/4

August 5, 2005
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