I Can Only Imagine Reviews

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June 3, 2019
Thankfully, I Can Only Imagine doesn't feel like a Sunday school lesson, but it never manages to escape its sense of banal familiarity.
May 22, 2019
Accomplishes its goal of informing faith based audiences the journey the protagonist went through before writing the famous Christian song.
March 21, 2019
The film veers so far off-course that I could barely believe my eyes.
February 28, 2019
Overall, it's an enjoyable and moving faith based film.
September 7, 2018
I can't imagine this Christian-based film reaching much of a secular audience.
August 8, 2018
[A] slickly assembled tale of redemption and reconciliation.
June 17, 2018
An inspirational drama that, unlike most faith-based endeavors, at least looks like a real movie rather than something even Ed Wood would have rejected.
June 10, 2018
Solid if unapologetically by-the-numbers, this story of perseverance and forgiveness should resonate beyond its targeted Christian audience.
April 2, 2018
With excellent performances from [Dennis] Quaid and [J. Michael Finley] Finley the result is decent. [Full Review in Spanish]
March 28, 2018
I Can Only Imagine is a timely release for this Easter, delicately balancing the need to bring out the importance of forgiveness without being too evangelical.
March 23, 2018
Though it will never be championed as an insightful work of either religious art or patriarchal psychology, I Can Only Imagine does manage to be a good film about a great song.
March 22, 2018
It shattered expectations with $17.1 million opening weekend nation wide, is Roadside Attractions highest theatrical debut with #1 Per-Screen Average (More than $3K above Black Panther, has a lot going for it.
March 22, 2018
As entertaining as it is uplifting. Actor J. Michael Finley makes a winning debut .
March 21, 2018
Over the last few years, the quality of faith-based movies has continued to improve. And here's another good one. I Can Only Imagine...is watchable and uplifting.
March 21, 2018
Art can be affirmation, but affirmation cannot be art.
March 20, 2018
You don't have to be a hardcore Christian music fan to enjoy I Can Only Imagine, but it definitely helps.
March 20, 2018
This moving faith-based musical biopic of the smash song hits all the right notes.
March 19, 2018
Works best for fans of the song or of Christian music in general, but it has enough relatable, not-too-cheesy drama for some crossover appeal.
March 18, 2018
The emotional impact of this film is powerful thanks to its central theme of redemption, plus strong performances by J MIchael Finley and always reliable actor Dennis Quaid,
March 18, 2018
The movie works for the same reason the song does: It lightens the burden of the pain people are shouldering today, and gives them something to look forward to.
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