director: Joe Johnston

Captain America: The First Avenger

July 22, 2011
Steve Rogers (Chris Evans) is a skinny kid with a big heart. In fact, in one scene in the film when he is seen without a shirt someone says, "Somebody should get that kid a sandwich!" However, after he is infused in the muscles and cells with a special serum, his body becomes that of a body builder [...]

The Wolfman

February 12, 2010
"The Wolfman" has been updated from its original 1941 version and unlike the original, which gave you glimpses of a mean and nasty werewolf (played by Lon Chaney Jr.) who creepily stalked the villagers in fog-shrouded woods, this version lets you graphically see livers and all kinds of body parts [...]

Honey, I Shrunk The Kids

June 30, 1989

Dove Approved for All Ages

This is an imaginative and wholesome movie for the entire family. Very young children may possibly be frightened of the giant ant or bee the shrunken kids encounter, but most of the film is free from such scenes. The special effects hold up pretty well and the scene with the father eating his [...]

Jurassic Park III

July 18, 2001

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

When I was about nine years old, one of my favorite movies was “The Lost World,” about a group of explorers stranded on a hostile, prehistoric island, with Michael Rennie, Claude Rains and Jill St. John being led through the jungle by a native girl dressed in animal skins. I loved the action, [...]