I Can Only Imagine Reviews

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March 21, 2018
Art can be affirmation, but affirmation cannot be art.
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.
March 16, 2018
This is an interesting idea, executed with a reductive, tin-eared understanding of what constitutes art to go along with a faith-based movie's reductive, tin-eared understanding of what constitutes entertainment.
March 16, 2018
Like so many faith-based efforts, I Can Only Imagine suffers from a terminal case of self-importance.
March 16, 2018
Why is the movie made from a universally healing single such an earnest, awkward dud? Well, partly because the movie can't settle on what's more important, the family stuff or the ascension of the song as a fame-inducing anthem.
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.
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