The critics agree: Persecuted is a film released in the year 2014!’s Christy Lemire raves about “the ubiquitous presence of Fox News Channel anchor Gretchen Carlson.”

Frank Scheck of The Hollywood Reporter gushes, “A prominent evangelist takes it on the lam after being framed for murder in a thriller from Daniel Lusko that … erase[s] memories of The Fugitive.”

Neil Genzlinger of The New York Times rhapsodizes, “The title — Persecuted — and the presence of the Fox News personality Gretchen Carlson in the cast are really all you need to know.”

Linda Cook of the Quad City Times writes, “Persecuted … could create equality for all religions.”

The Journal Sentinel‘s Chris Foran warns, “You’re just a pawn in a much bigger game … This is no longer a Christian nation.”