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Woman Thou Art Loosed Reviews

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November 17, 2006
The film raises the questions it hopes churches will answer. It's clearly designed to open discussion on these questions, and to encourage churches to discuss sexual abuse.
Read More | Original Score: 3/4
January 29, 2005
... an enjoyable and competently made film that will appeal to secular-minded moviegoers as well as the choir.
Read More | Original Score: B-
October 25, 2004
As with a good sermon, it is engaging, and strives to inspire and provide food for thought. Audiences going in knowing what to expect shouldn't be disappointed.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
October 25, 2004
It sounds like a rather overt Christian message, but the film is actually more of a cautionary melodrama with religious sermons sprinkled in between the various scenes
Full Review| Original Score: 2/4
October 24, 2004
A very interesting, if not always successful drama that is also part revivalist sermon.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
October 23, 2004
while director Michael Schultz's work is unsubtle...it's guaranteed to find a sympathetic audience, much in the same way Jakes' plainspoken sermons connect with his followers.
October 22, 2004
A monochromatic melodrama.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
October 22, 2004
As a film it plays like a heavy-handed morality tale one might come across on a middling cable network.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
October 22, 2004
A case of preaching to the choir.
October 22, 2004
The talented players work hard to sell it, but all too often Woman is over-intellectualized and self-consciously arty.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
October 22, 2004
There is little to like about many of the hard characters we meet. Yet the film has a core generosity.
Read More | Original Score: 3/4
October 22, 2004
It is more a public service announcement than a movie, but it has to be more useful to its audience than a summer blockbuster offering Halle Berry's tips on how to use a bullwhip.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
October 22, 2004
Woman boasts an unexpected edginess, as well as a terrific performance from Kimberly Elise.
Read More | Original Score: B
October 22, 2004
For all the tough-minded talk and frank portraits of inner-city life... the film is not altogether convincing.
Full Review | Original Score: C+
October 21, 2004
It offers a compelling portrait of human tragedy and the journey to redemption.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
October 21, 2004
Unlike many films with Christian agendas, this one doesn't sweep ugliness under the rug.
Read More | Original Score: 2.5/4
October 21, 2004
Good intentions. Wish it were a better movie.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
October 12, 2004
Typical of the sort of melodrama that's the stuff of well-meaning telefilms, but...played at too high-pitched a tone.
Full Review | Original Score: C
October 10, 2004
This isn't a bad movie; it's just watered down.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
October 8, 2004
More like a very special episode of Oprah than a night out at the movies.
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