Home Run Reviews

September 10, 2020
Home Run is likely the film that most people of faith who have ever struggled with substance abuse issues have been hoping would come around.
October 25, 2013
As Christian-themed movies go, this one may not be an over-the-fence hit, but decent enough acting almost compensates for a clichd plot that's intended as a too-obvious illustration/inspiration.
April 26, 2013
This slightly better-than-average family film is all paint-by-numbers.
April 25, 2013
An inspirational and entertaining movie about a baseball player's road to recovery from addiction.
April 19, 2013
Athlete learns what's important in alcoholism drama.
April 19, 2013
Baseball, little kids and religion could be a queasy formula for the movie blues but, happily, this one slides down pretty easily.
April 19, 2013
It delivers its message of hope and healing in a manner that is honest, entertaining and authentic, in a film that can reach audiences both religious and secular.
April 19, 2013
The strongest scenes take place in dingy hotel rooms, on a deserted farm or in the rehab sessions. It's during these moments that "Home Run" swings for the fences, and often connects.
April 19, 2013
It's preaching the gospel of a 12-step recovery program with a heavy helping of Jesus for guidance. And the corn can get pretty high ...
April 18, 2013
Almost from the beginning the message overwhelms the medium.
April 18, 2013
Boilerplate rise-fall-redemption stuff that works more when it's trying to do less.
April 16, 2013
Well-cast but thinly scripted faith-based dramedy about baseball, booze and redemption