Overcomer Reviews

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 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.