...buoyed by strong performances from an ensemble cast.
—Glenn Whipp Los Angeles Times
Remarkably the movie, like the couple at its center, isn't easily broken.
—Michael Phillips Chicago Tribune
...certainly has its own, fairly transparent, ideological agenda, but is nonetheless a thousand times more honest, and more humane, than Mr. Mendes's preening work of ersatz art.
—A. O. Scott New York Times
A church sermon about love, marriage and God disguised as feature film.
—Kirk Honeycutt Hollywood Reporter
...as bland as the Kenny G-style smooth jazz its hero listens to in moments of distress.
—Kyle Smith New York Post
For a film shamelessly trumpeting the importance of staying together through the hard times, Broken makes a disconcertingly convincing case for divorce.
—Nathan Rabin Onion AV Club