Overcomer Reviews

September 24, 2019
There's one moment where Priscilla Shirer literally compliments her own prayer and I laughed out loud
September 8, 2019
The filmmaking itself is competent, but rarely moves beyond basic functionality.
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 24, 2019
Whatever their message for the faithful, the Kendricks Brothers are getting worse as filmmakers, not better.
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 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.