Root of the Problem

Movie review by Brian Costello, Common Sense Media
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age 10+

Poorly made faith-based movie with a positive message.

NR 2019 95 minutes

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age 7+

Great points but quite silly

Spoiler alert*** Paul's wife and daughter should not have entered the warehouse in the first place. What was his wife thinking? Quite childish move. So the scene and words used at the hospital was just unethical from a saleswoman POV. I wish the entire film matched the entire logic and literacy of the point the writer was trying to display. Paul being thrown in jail for no reason was unlawful and clearly not real. Come on! Good movie to watch when there is just nothing else on or during this pandemic.

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age 10+

Great story and a heart felt message

I thought this film portrayed a beautiful message in a dark time. Yes, its a low budget film but I think they did an amazing job with what they had. It's a great popcorn film to watch at home with the whole family. The acting was very fluid and found it was more real emotion then directed. All in all, I think its a great little indie film with a beautiful message even if you are not faith-based.

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