The Case for Christ
The Case for Christ (2017)

A hard-driving journalist, Lee Strobel was exactly where he expected to be at work: on top. His award-winning investigative reporting recently earned him a promotion to legal editor at the ChicagoTribune. But things weren't going nearly… More

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Rated: PG
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Genre: Drama
Release Date: April 7, 2017
DVD Release Date: August 15, 2017
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Critic Score: 79% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Vadim Rizov
AV Club

The Case For Christ is pretty slow going, tedious rather than offensive.

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Joe Leydon

An intriguing faith-based detective story in which an investigative reporter becomes a true believer.

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Josh Terry
Deseret News, Salt Lake City

The Case for Christ still has its weaknesses, and even the faithful might feel that a secular inquiry into the evidence of Christ's Resurrection is kind of missing the point. But as a film, it is a sure step in a positive direction.

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Frank Scheck
Hollywood Reporter

Based on Lee Strobel's best-selling book, this religious-themed drama earns points for proselytizing in more narratively compelling form than usual.

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Diana Saenger

Interesting Journey of an Atheist Journalist

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Roger Moore
Movie Nation

Unemotional, uninspiring and unconvincing.

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Noel Murray
Los Angeles Times

Give credit to the filmmakers for making a faith-affirming picture that aims to be more thoughtful than maudlin. But what they've ended up with is a fairly rote Christian redemption narrative - albeit with more charts and graphs.

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Kevin McLenithan
Christianity Today

The film may be only intermittently successful, but when it takes its own story seriously rather than treating it as a means to an end, it stands among the best films yet produced by the Christian film industry.

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Jackie K. Cooper
Huffington Post

Well made and well acted; the perfect movie for the Easter season.

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