War Room Reviews

October 8, 2015
Kendrick's view of Christian devotion involves only trivial sacrifices and offers a gospel of self-help that masks its wider doctrinal implications.
September 18, 2015
An affluent African-American family is going through some domestic issues: Husband loses job, daughter is being ignored, mother has a foot-odour situation - the usual. The answer? Submit to a resurrected carpenter.
September 11, 2015
War Room is the most slickly made faith-based film I've seen yet in terms of production values, but that doesn't make it quote-unquote good, per se.
September 11, 2015
It's clear that the film, though proselytizing only at itself, is at least savvy enough to realize that "itself" doesn't necessarily look like Mike Huckabee or Pat Robertson.
September 2, 2015
Spirituality can be a beautiful thing to explore in cinema, but "War Room" has no interest in engaging its audience on a personal level.
August 30, 2015
By far the most slickly produced and insistently evangelical movie yet from the sibling team of Alex and Stephen Kendrick.
August 28, 2015
Much of what follows is turgid and, for non-believers, ridiculous.
August 28, 2015
It's not so much the plot or themes of the film that's the problem as the ham-fisted execution.
August 28, 2015
One can always keep praying that the next of these films will be a little better.
August 28, 2015
A Christian faith-based drama with fire, good performances and a nice luster to its look and feel, "War Room" is an engaging film that derails itself only when the story occasionally stops for protracted preaching.
August 28, 2015
[A] Bible study class of a feature film ...
August 27, 2015
The first couple of acts of the Kendricks' latest, "War Room," are so heavy on broad pulpit pounding that it's challenging to get swept along by the story's message.