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.
Read the rest of my review here.
Here are a few other reviews I found helpful and informative:
Variety: Justin Chang, Chief Film Critic
Todd Friel wrote:
“The sum total of the movie’s message was, believe in Jesus because He is like, way nicer than anyone.”
Todd Friel’s review on Christian Post
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.