Not Easily Broken Synopsis
A car accident tests the bonds of a marriage.
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75

Entertainment Weekly

Laughter through tears is director Bill Duke's M.O., and he hits the bull's-eye of that modest target.
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63

Chicago Tribune

By Michael Phillips
The film is likable. Its messages, many of them Lord-oriented, are all equally heartfelt.
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63

Boston Globe

By Wesley Morris
For most of Not Easily Broken, I wondered why the movie wasn't worse. Then I remembered it was directed by the veteran Bill Duke, who...
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50

San Francisco Chronicle

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Unfortunately, for those who do not subscribe to the notion that God's dust smooths a marriage's rough patches, but rather hard work by...
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50

Film Threat

By Stina Chyn
Coupled with decent acting but average cinematography and editing, Not Easily Broken hums more fittingly to the tune of a LifeTime...
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50

The Hollywood Reporter

By Kirk Honeycutt
The actors do what they can with the cards they're dealt but can't overcome the nakedness of the dialogue or the characters' actions. Duke...
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50

USA Today

By Claudia Puig
Well-acted and involving.
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50

Baltimore Sun

By Michael Sragow
The whole thrust of the movie is to warn black women against emasculating their men.
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38

New York Post

By Kyle Smith
As bland as the Kenny G-style smooth jazz its hero listens to in moments of distress.
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25

TV Guide

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Those looking for genuine drama should probably look elsewhere.
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Not Easily Broken

By duvall123
This film was dynamic. Very good actors and actresses. It was thought provoking. Jennifer Lewis kept you on the edge with the way she speaks to Dave. The depiction of the single mother needing a...

good message

By FRONT_ROW_
The message of the movie was good. I felt they could have gone deeper with every aspect of it and in doing so the film would have felt more real....

Not Easily Broken

By zholmes
This is how you make a movie! I loved it, loved it, loved it. I had a chance to see the pre-screening and it was great. This is a movie that will have you laughing, crying and ready to take your...

Not Easily Broken

By mamaval
This movie is one I look forward to seeing, Bishop T.D.Jakes, usually has a great storyline and heart felt story to enjoy, life is hard and when someone conquers there hardship it is worth seeing and...

Storyline

By The Apostle of God
This movie had a star studded cast but the storyline was a little weak....

Great Message

By luvzsoreal
This is the type of movie that everyone can relate to. It truly hit home for me as well as several others in the audience. I highly recommend that you invite a group of friends to go watch this...

Good film but....

By rstarks25
I enjoyed the movie. As a black man, I must ask, why does Hollywood project White women as the ultimate weakness for black men? This guy was really willing to leave his wife for one of his player's...

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By msjbrewster
Was very entertaining and deep. I love that it incorporated godly values....

GREAT MOVIE FOR TODAY'S EMOTIONAL TRIALS...

By blewchunks
THIS MOVIE WAS WELL CAST, WELL WRITTEN, AND WELL PRODUCED.THE CAST DRAWS YOU IN. EACH DETAIL IS ABOUT HOW RELATIONSHIPS ARE PUT TO THE TEST OF FIDELITY. THIS MOVIE IS MULTI-FACETED FROM FRIENDS ,...

good love story.

By cowriteme
realistic, depicts real life situations.....i liked the movie and so did my boyfriend....

More Info

Rated PG-13 | For sexual references and thematic elements
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Iffy for 15+ Uneven family/marriage dramedy has some mature themes.
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VIOLENCE & SCARINESS
LANGUAGE
CONSUMERISM
DRINKING & DRUGS
SEXY STUFF