Louder Than Words Reviews

October 31, 2014
While its heart might be in the right place, its brain is perhaps less so.
August 23, 2014
This the kind of overly manipulative, Hallmarky picture that's too busy overdosing on saccharine and smarm to flesh out any of its characters, or make a single spoken word of dialogue resonate.
August 22, 2014
Tepid dead-kid melodrama
August 4, 2014
Hope Davis and David Duchovny give solid, moving performances as grieving parents in this inspirational heart-tugger.
August 1, 2014
Earnest family drama about coping with tragedy is very sad.
August 1, 2014
"Louder Than Words" goes out of its way, and almost takes pride in, eschewing actual heartfelt emotions-so much so that, by the end, it is hard to even care.
August 1, 2014
Is this story compelling? Will it keep your attention for its 95-minute running time? Is it worth the ticket price? Sadly, the answer is: not quite.
July 31, 2014
The title refers to the adage that actions speak louder than words, but a movie that reduces children and parents to cardboard saints doesn't say much.
July 31, 2014
They've made a film about bereavement in which the departed person rarely disappears for long.
July 31, 2014
A true story, good intentions and meandering filmmaking make for bland uplift in the family drama "Louder Than Words."
July 31, 2014
Well-meaning but uninvolving.
July 31, 2014
Frustrating to watch, as Louder Than Words does feature some promising conflicts that suggest a more profound film is on the way.
July 30, 2014
It's a feel-good film with an infectious sense of fun and inspiration that brings out the best in people instead of catering to their lowest instincts.
July 29, 2014
Louder Than Words obviously means well, but its brand of cheap uplift is the kind of cheese that actually breeds cynicism.
July 28, 2014
Never once does it project an intuitive understanding of how humans would behave or react in the midst of such a shattering misfortune.