actor: Emily Blunt

A Quiet Place

April 6, 2018
The quiet place is geographically double-edged. It is the minimalist, survivalist home of Evelyn (Emily Blunt) and Lee (John Krasinski), as well as their children Regan (Millicent Simmons) and Marcus (Noah Jupe). There they sustain as close to a normal life together, but must do so silently as to [...]

Sherlock Gnomes

March 23, 2018

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

Sherlock Gnomes imaginatively focuses on a mystery that needs attention. Gnomeo (voiced by James McAvoy), is a happy garden gnome who, along with his wife Juliet, live in a garden in London. Life isn't bad, but when Juliet (Emily Blunt) starts paying more attention to the garden than to Gnomeo, he [...]

My Little Pony: The Movie

October 6, 2017

Dove Approved for All Ages

The Mane 6 are at it again in this fantastical adventure! Twilight Sparkle (Tara Strong) is the Princess of Friendship, and is stressing over the land of Equestria’s annual Friendship Festival. Just when things seem to be coming along, Equestria finds itself invaded by an unexpected enemy: The [...]

The Girl on the Train (2016)

October 7, 2016
Effective January 1st, 2009, The Dove Foundation Review Team has ceased reviewing all NC-17 rated movies and certain extraordinarily explicit R, PG-13 and PG-13 Horror rated films. This decision was reached due to the fact that Dove reviewers are parents or grandparents with conservative [...]

The Huntsman: Winter’s War

April 22, 2016
"The Huntsman: Winter's War" is the sequel to the first "Huntsman" movie, with Chris Hemsworth reprising his role as "Huntsman"/Eric, and Charlize Theron returning as the queen, Ravenna. Emily Blunt plays Ravenna's sister, Freya, who, following a tragedy, rules her own "icy" kingdom. In this [...]

Into the Woods

December 25, 2014

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

"Into the Woods" is a humorous and imaginative film. It's not flawless, but it has some funny moments, including a scene in which two princes (Cinderella's prince and Rapunzel's prince) are over the top in singing about their love for Cinderella and Rapunzel. They attempt to be sexy as they sing [...]

Edge of Tomorrow

June 6, 2014
"Edge of Tomorrow" features a unique plot, that of a man who relives the same life scenes and dies over and over again due to an alien's blood landing on his face and in his mouth. This blood makes the re-living of these moments possible. This sets up some nice humorous occurrences, such as the [...]

Looper

September 28, 2012
Considering the fact that this movie's main plot device is bad guys being sent back in time to a looper who is waiting to kill him instantly you expect to see a great deal of blood including pieces of flesh flying off the victims. Combine that with frequent drug use by the loopers as well, this [...]

The Five-Year Engagement

April 27, 2012
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 [...]

Gnomeo and Juliet

February 11, 2011

Dove Approved for All Ages

What a cute movie! And though kids will love it, parents will enjoy a few moments which were designed with adults in mind. For example, one gnome is accused of being illiterate and he replies, "But my parents were married!" The animation is wonderful and the characters are delightful. The dialog is [...]