I enjoyed [Risen], generally speaking, and there were a few parts where the story on the screen and my thoughts of my own relationship with Christ brought me to tears of joy over my salvation and sadness over my sin.
Here are a few other reviews I found helpful and informative:
Todd Friel wrote:
“The sum total of the movie’s message was, believe in Jesus because He is like, way nicer than anyone.”
I heartily agreed with Ann Hornaday (who I do not know to be Christian) who wrote
Viewers already well-versed in the greatest story ever told might find their interest piqued by the filmmakers’ unconventional take. It’s unlikely, however, that “Risen” will preach to anyone outside the choir.