San Francisco Chronicle Industry Buzz Published 12/16/07 by Hugh Hart Family fare: It’s been a boon time for family films this fall, with six of the top 10 movies over the Thanksgiving holiday weekend having kid-friendly themes. “The Game Plan” ($88 million), “Bee Movie” ($118 million) and “Enchanted” ($70 million) have sparkled at the box […]
The Grand Rapids Press To see or not: ‘Golden Compass’ sparks debate Saturday, December 15, 2007 by Matt Vande Bunte On the eve of last weekend’s nationwide opening of “The Golden Compass,” all signs pointed Cheryl Cochran away from the theaters. A Christian who is part of Bella Vista Church near Rockford, she talked about […]
A look at West Michigan’s direct link to Hollywood. by Jennifer Guerra (2006-11-2) When you think of the silver screen, chances are the Great Lakes state doesn’t come to mind immediately. But as Michigan Radio’s Jennifer Guerra reports, Michigan’s ties to Hollywood are closer than you might think: If you’re like Dick Rolfe and […]
Despite all the sex and violence on DVD, you still can find the right flick for your family By Jay Kirschenmann Published: September 15, 2007 ArgusLeader.com Selecting a movie to watch with a mixed group can be a daunting task, especially for family gatherings. With up to three generations watching, each has vastly different embarrassment […]
LA Times: September 18, 2006 – “Studios Push to Clean Up Their Act”
A blurb in the print ad for the 20th Century Fox movie “Everyone’s Hero,” which opened Friday, gave the animated feature five stars, declaring it “A triumphant home run for families!” It’s from a critic you’ve probably never heard of. In fact it’s a critic who is not, technically speaking, a person: the Dove Foundation.
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