Film review: ‘Risen’ ★★★

Risen, from Robin Hood Prince of Thieves and Waterworld director Kevin Reynolds, provides a different take, and alternative viewpoint, on the Resurrection and its aftermath. A film that starts out with earnest intentions ends up falling somewhere between a two-thousand-year-old episode of Silent Witness and an educational video R.E. teachers might play to schoolchildren. That’s not to say that Risen is without its virtues…

Risen is released on 18th March – visit CineVue here to read the full review!