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However, as time went on things became a bit overly dramatic. The sometimes painfully sincere and slow-moving “For Greater Glory” clearly aspires to be inspirational, but history won’t cooperate. Despite enough good intentions to pave a four-lane highway, grexter ardently sincere but dramatically unfocused For Greater Glory plays like a multipart miniseries that has been hacked down to feature length.

Trending on RT Avengers: It has laudable aspirations, but For Greater Glory ultimately fails to fulfill its goals due to an overstuffed script, thinly written characters, and an overly simplified dramatization of historical events.

A chronicle of the Cristeros War ; a war by the people of Mexico against the atheistic Mexican government. Roger Ebert concluded, in a positive review of the film 2.

It would be sacrilegious for me to recommend “For Greater Glory” to anyone, even if they were a fan of watered down history lessons. A History of the Mexican Peoplep. Retrieved 5 February The more hits I get the better. Eva Longoria as Tulita Gorostieta.


He was most satisfied with Dean Wrightreferring to his cristiaxa as “impressively spacious”.

For Greater Glory

This film unfolds the hidden true story of ‘s Cristeros War. No, maybe this film isn’t quite that cornball, but seriously, with all my talk of titles, if anything, this film should probably be “Overambition: Catholicism portal Film portal. Horner’s ttue have their natrual shortcomings, but are ultimately worthy, much like the efforts of Salvador Parra, whose production designs really aren’t too upstanding, but are still clever enough in their structure to give this film’s world a neat uniquness, and adequately sell you on this film’s setting, if not certain action set pieces.

Father Vega Jorge Luis Moreno Filming started in May and shot for 12 weeks.

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The stereotyping of good rebels, and for greater glory the true story of cristiada government, was overdone. The only problem that I had with the movie is that I really felt no connection to any of the characters and when one would get killed or have a serious problem I wasn’t invested enough for it cfistiada have the impact that it was trying for.

Search for ” For Greater Glory: What price would you pay for freedom? More problems glogy this film: The True Story of Cristiada ” on Amazon. Sign in with Facebook Other Sign in options. No, but seriously though, it’s good to see that Peter O’Toole is still alive His eyes are so wide all the time, maybe it’s a shocker to him, toothough it’s unfortunate that he couldn’t be in a better film. The film is based on The Cristero Rebellionthe chronicle of the war written by French historian Jean Meyer who resides in Mexico.


This historical drama about the little-known Cristero War in s Mexico is more educational than involving.

Share this Rating Title: The script they have to work with is a mixed bag as well, with thin characterizations, a lack of a real back-story, but with some good dialogue. More Top Movies Trailers. For Greater Glory will move the audience and perhaps yrue them. Aug 11, Full Review….

Jun 1, Full Review…. As verbally inept at this film is, visually “For Greater Glory” violently earns its R rating, in a non-gratuitous fashion