producer: David Gale

The Fighting Temptations – Edited

April 22, 2004

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

This is rollicking good fun! It's over the top, which is true of good comedy. Cuba Gooding Jr. carries the film. I enjoyed the scenes in the Baptist Church, with the great music and people seen enjoying being in the house of the Lord! Darrin Hill's heart was in the right place, but there was needed [...]

Original Kings Of Comedy

A very big frustration for me as a reviewer is that thirty or forty years ago when the content of films was a bit more refined, members of ethnic groups were seldom the main focus in the movies. Now, when African Americans and Hispanics are given more prominence on the silver screen, the material [...]