Higher Ground Synopsis
A Fundamentalist (Vera Farmiga) struggles with the restrictions of her church.
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best movie of the decade!

By vegemonster
This is a fabulous movie in so many ways. Because it doesn't try to covert you or deconvert you, its just one woman journey...

Higher Ground

By windsurgen
This movie is well done. Vera Formiga does a great job with her character. Though the pace is a little slow, I think that this is intentional. You are definitely drawn into the characters. I didn't...

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By stuntgal
Well done movie... spiritually atuned Christian might be challenged to having more open dialog towards those who are hurting or going through crisis of faith, instead of being preachy. Scenes were...

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By rswarner
One of the few films I've seen that takes religion seriously. The characters and situations ring true, with enough uncomfortable scenes to make you feel that you've dropped uninvited into people's...

HIGHER GROUND

By imtiredofpswrds
THIS MOVIE MAY ONLY APPEAL TO A SMALLER AUDIENCE BUT IT WAS WELL DONE. IT GIVES A VOICE TO A UNIVERSAL PLEA FOR SELF DISCOVERY AND STRENGTH...

Interesting one

By pashapasha
nice one!...

Poorly Written Screenplay With An Important Message...Film Needed Much More Work.

By Al P
I see a movie every day in theaters and have done so for more than a decade now. Consequently, I see most every commercial release exhibited with rare exceptions. Among the hundreds I see each year...

Puzzled

By retroactive
Loved this. Being from the Bible belt and of a particular age, I know exactly what our heroine was facing. And from a contemporary female point of view, I understood her frustration with her...

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By eddiewebb
honest, thought-provoking, respectful, timely...

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Rated R | For For some language and sexual content
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Moving drama about faith and doubt dares to be smart.
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POSITIVE MESSAGES
POSITIVE ROLE MODELS
VIOLENCE & SCARINESS
LANGUAGE
CONSUMERISM
DRINKING & DRUGS
SEXY STUFF