God's Not Dead: A Light in Darkness Reviews

March 30, 2018
God's Not Dead: A Light in Darkness isn't just the conclusion of the most successful film trilogy made for the evangelical market, it's the first time a Facebook argument has metastasized into a movie.
March 30, 2018
It features all of the familiar elements from the two previous films: a persecution-complex, an 'us vs. them' attitude, and visions of the brave faithful going up against a hostile secular society.
March 30, 2018
The third chapter in the conservative Evangelical franchise known for its flabbergasting box office success might have learned some Christian humility. OK, not much humility. But on this map's legend, an inch equals a mile.
March 29, 2018
A Light In Darkness isn't as offensive as the first film-it lacks the requisite misogyny and Islamophobia, and does a better job of looking like it's almost a real movie-but it's not far behind, an emblematic film for the foul moment.
March 29, 2018
Less strident than the two surprise hits that preceded it, but it still tells a programmatic story, rooted in presumptions.
March 29, 2018
These movies are fundamentalist propaganda aimed at people who are convinced their religion is under attack in this country just because it doesn't exempt them from the Constitution.
March 29, 2018
While God's Not Dead: A Light in Darkness proves less fiery in its preaching than its predecessors, it's also a significantly duller offering.
March 29, 2018
Corbett reminds you what a corny-sly actor he can be, and the back-and-forth between Dave and Pearce doesn't feel rigged. It's the sound of two brothers with deep roots who can't bear, on some level, to think that they've grown this far apart.