"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.
By turns violent and sentimental, the tall tale that centers on her unlikely persona is consistently unconvincing.