The Young Messiah Reviews

September 20, 2017
It's a miracle it got made in the first place.
August 11, 2017
This is a most unique way to tell Jesus' story.
December 5, 2016
[Non-Christians] will find this trudge through Jesus' childhood years laborious, even though it thankfully refrains from proselytising.
August 2, 2016
The Young Messiah takes a different approach by focusing on a specific point in Jesus's childhood. But the faith-based film drags, and is mostly unremarkable.
April 5, 2016
'The Young Messiah' helps fill in the blanks.
March 22, 2016
The problem here is not its one- sidedness, but its one-dimensionality.
March 18, 2016
Mostly the movie is simply dull, emotionally flat and so solemnly reverent that it's dramatically inert.
March 16, 2016
It's only suspenseful if you aren't familiar with the story of Christ -- but if you aren't, there's no reason you'd be watching this.
March 15, 2016
It's target audience will be happy, but it really doesn't add anything to the genre. [Full review in Spanish]
March 15, 2016
One can thank the filmmakers for doing this from a child's perspective, it feels fresh and new. [Full review in Spanish]
March 15, 2016
The film never quite gets the viewer interested in the life of a man that changed humanity. [Full review in Spanish]
March 14, 2016
The Young Messiah struggles to hold its audience's attention.
March 14, 2016
The Young Messiah works as a watered-down, run-of-the-mill superhero origin story, but you only become truly interested once you reach the end...
March 14, 2016
"The Young Messiah" performs no miracles.
March 12, 2016
We know how the story ends, so there's little in the way of tension.
March 12, 2016
This uninspiring, borderline inept spiritual drama about the Son of God's formative years preaches to the choir.
March 11, 2016
Its production design is basic and the direction is practically manual, but to his favor it has efficient performances and the always pleasant presence of Sean Bean. [Full review in Spanish]
March 11, 2016
Interesting aproach using Christ's childhood to tell a story, also there's visual poetry in some scenes. [Full review in Spanish]
March 11, 2016
A realistic take on the story of Jesus that goes beyond exploring the divine parts of the character. [Full review in Spanish]
March 11, 2016
Overall, I found this offering okay but not overly moving, inspirational or informative. (Full Content Review for Parents - Violence, Sexual Content, etc. - Also Available)