actor: Jennifer Garner

Nine Lives

August 5, 2016

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

"Nine Lives" is a hilarious comedy about a man who is a big mogul in almost everything in his life. He is so busy with his corporations that he does not have time for the real things in life like his family. Tom does not have time to take a call from his second wife, for remembering his young [...]

Miracles from Heaven

March 17, 2016

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

"Miracles from Heaven" will make you laugh and cry. It's based on the book "Three Miracles From Heaven" by Christy Beam, played by Jennifer Garner. Garner captures the tension and stress of being the parent of a very sick little girl. A young doctor is ready to wave her away with his hand when she [...]

Alexander and the Terrible Horrible No Good Very Bad Day

October 10, 2014

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

"Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day" brings to energetic life the book written by Judith Viorst upon which this movie is based. The film features stars Steve Carell and Jennifer Garner as Ben and Kelly Cooper, and young Ed Oxenbould as their son Alexander. Life is a [...]

Men Women and Children

October 17, 2014
"Men, Women and Children" makes a point while presenting a realistic, and often graphic, portrayal of the use of the internet and cell phones in today's society. The movie showcases the many temptations, including a married man and father (Adam Sandler) who visits porn sites and sets up an [...]

Draft Day

April 11, 2014
This movie features an interesting plot, especially for those who have an interest in sports, particularly football. The clock is ticking as "Draft Day" for the NFL is counting down and Sonny Weaver Jr. is in the thick of trying to select the best pick for his team. Sonny is the GM of the Cleveland [...]

The Odd Life of Timothy Green

August 15, 2012

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

What a unique and original story which is humorous, dramatic, and, regarding life, very telling. The three main actors in this story, Jennifer Garner and Joel Edgerton as the parents, Cindy and Jim, and CJ Adams as Timothy, are terrific. The audience I screened this film with laughed out loud on [...]

Arthur

April 8, 2011
It's not that this movie doesn't have a few good moments. It does. When charmer Arthur Bach (Russell Brand) dresses up as Batman and Robin along with his personal driver Bitterman (Luis Guzman) it is difficult not to laugh at the absurdity of it all. Bach has always been spoiled while having access [...]

Valentines Day

February 12, 2010
This romantic comedy is on the light side, with nothing very serious or earth-changing happening. It is basically about some hook-ups and break-ups as it shares several vignettes. No one story or couple is focused on for long and the movie moves on to another couple. It is a fast paced movie for [...]

The Invention of Lying

October 2, 2009
One cannot comprehend a world where no one tells a lie and everyone tells the truth even though it may be hurtful to others. Mark is a man who lives in such a world. Only the truth is uttered no matter if it is offensive or insulting, right down to a comment regarding how ugly a baby is or that [...]

Ghosts of Girlfriends Past

May 1, 2009
First of all, the answer is yes, this is a chick flick. I am sure that a lot of women have met a man like Connor, who thinks that women are only worth it for one thing and it is not marriage. But just like Scrooge in the classic "Christmas Carol", Connor is shown the errors of his ways so he can [...]