"The mayhem is free of gore and the basic values congruent with scriptural ones."
"Though suitable for most, their visually rich but dramatically impoverished fantasy film will likely satisfy few."
"Use[s] religious imagery and wording in a tasteless way."
Strong pro-life values are embedded in the towering, richly complex Marvel Comics-based adventure.
Whacks to the noggin make such convenient plot devices.
Forgiveness and reconciliation are the foremost themes.
Dennis Quaid brings his formidable talent to bear in the faith-driven drama "I Can Only Imagine" (Lionsgate).
Director Ava DuVernay's youth-oriented fantasy film "A Wrinkle in Time" (Disney) wants to blow your mind.
Yet such is the painful truth about "Winchester" (CBS Films), a dud if ever there was one.
"Phantom Thread" (Focus) is a bumpy trip through high fashion and passive-aggressive sniping in 1950s London.