actor: Philip Baker Hall

Islander

November 25, 2008
Living in a small town is always hard but living on an island where people turn their back on you must be really hard. Eben made a mistake and paid for it. Now as he returns five years later, many things have changed, including himself. He must prove himself in the town and eyes of his family. [...]

Jackie Bouvier Kennedy Onassis

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

Solid performances and a perceptive script give viewers an insight not only into the lives of the Kennedys, but also into the goings-on behind the social mores of American political life. It’s an eye opener as we discover the determination and sometimes ruthlessness of those who would be king. [...]

Contender

October 13, 2000
With the aid of a superbly written script, assertive directing, and dynamic performances, DreamWorks’ “The Contender” promotes left-wing policies and mocks religious beliefs. It’s as if Frank Capra’s “Mr. Smith Goes To Washington” was remade from the acerbic judgment of Oliver [...]