Overcomer Reviews

September 24, 2019
There's one moment where Priscilla Shirer literally compliments her own prayer and I laughed out loud
September 20, 2019
Well-made Christian drama succeeds despite stereotyping.
September 10, 2019
'Overcome' will win over audiences of faith.
September 8, 2019
The filmmaking itself is competent, but rarely moves beyond basic functionality.
September 7, 2019
Overcomer is a renewer of faith, a giver of hope, and a testimony of Jesus Christ. It just fell a little flat when it came to story connection.
September 2, 2019
another inspiring movie for families from the Kendricks
August 30, 2019
The Kendricks Brothers get better and better, and "Overcomer" is their best effort yet. Great performances, solid script, and a message if you want it.
August 27, 2019
To its credit, "Overcomer" does finish with an uplifting third act, but ultimately, it feels like a film with potential that just needed a steadier hand.
August 25, 2019
Finds the Kendrick Brothers in their sports faith wheelhouse with another charming and emotional winner that will likely be a crowd-pleaser for its target audience.
August 24, 2019
Whatever their message for the faithful, the Kendricks Brothers are getting worse as filmmakers, not better.
August 23, 2019
Kendrick's film eventually finds its legs in the final stretch, with an emotionally effective conclusion that might persuade even the cynics to its cause.
August 23, 2019
Scene after rambling scene, everyone in front of the camera spells out the script's messaging with verbose, bold-faced statements that do nothing to improve the overall quality of the cast's efforts. Overacting runs rampant.
August 23, 2019
The whole is cheap, cheesy, and, to put it charitably, churchy.
August 23, 2019
"Overcomer" offers nothing in the way of nuance - even its title is awkward - and, also, no respite from its religious propagandizing.
August 22, 2019
The story invites anyone who has experienced a season of failure or a season of loss to find something to keep them going. That thing is finding your faith
August 21, 2019
What seemed like a moderately boring teen movie with a predictable ending in sight is suddenly transformed into an extended sermon on the miraculous powers of prayer.