actor: Amy Adams

Justice League

November 17, 2017
The heroic dream team for the DC universe is finally assembled in Zach Snyder's highly anticipated Justice League. But despite having all the right ingredients for a sure-to-please super-hero flick, Snyder's final product falls tragically short in its delivery with the potential of leaving fans [...]

Arrival (2016)

November 11, 2016
"Arrival" is not your typical alien or science-fiction film. It doesn't contain a lot of action, it contains little. It focuses on intellect and is, frankly, a bit cerebral. It does not feature aliens easily connecting with humans; in fact, just the opposite. The humans struggle to learn the [...]

Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice

March 25, 2016
"Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice" is a dark superhero-comic book movie, whatever you would choose to call it. Batman (Ben Affleck) is a dark, brooding, masked vigilante in this picture. Many fans expressed a lot of anger when Ben Affleck was cast in this role but, to his credit, he does a good [...]

Big Eyes

December 25, 2014
"Big Eyes" is based on a true story and features a strong performance by Amy Adams as Margaret Keane, the woman whose unique style of painting characters with large eyes became hugely popular under her husband Walter's name. Walter (Christoph Waltz) seizes her paintings and ascribes her work to [...]

Her

January 10, 2014
Effective January 1st, 2009, The Dove Foundation Review Team has ceased reviewing all NC-17 rated movies and certain extraordinarily explicit R-rated films. This decision was reached due to the fact that Dove reviewers are parents or grandparents with conservative values. As such, we feel that we [...]

American Hustle

December 20, 2013
This fictional film, set in the late seventies and a little beyond, deals with the realities of a corrupt con man and a woman he falls in love with, Sydney, portrayed by Amy Adams. Irving Rosenfeld (Christian Bale) preys on people who want to invest little and gain a lot in return, and people who [...]

Man of Steel (2013)

June 14, 2013
In the latest re-boot of the Superman movies, we open with a grown Clark who is still searching for clues to his past. As we are brought along, we witness flashbacks of his youth and see how difficult it was for him to control his powers because his earthly father believed that the world was not [...]

Trouble with the Curve

September 21, 2012
When a film opens with the lead character standing in front of his toilet peeing, you know you're in trouble. Clint Eastwood plays a gruff man named Gus who has a strained relationship with his daughter Mickey. He is aging fast and losing his eye sight too. Since his job is to scout potential MLB [...]

The Muppets

November 23, 2011

Dove Approved for All Ages

2011 Crystal Dove Seal Award Winner for Best Comedy - The Muppets are back and are we glad! This movie is escapism wrapped in fun! All your favorites return including Kermit, Miss Piggy, Animal, Fozzie and the rest of the beloved gang, back for their first fun-filled movie in a long time. One [...]

The Fighter

December 17, 2010
"The Fighter" is a realistic drama with strong performances from all, particularly the lead three of Mark Wahlberg, Christian Bale and Amy Adams. Wahlberg plays Micky Ward, a talented boxer who is guided by his elder brother Dicky (Bale). Dicky came close to being a champion boxer but drugs and [...]