director: Ken Kwapis

A Walk in the Woods

September 2, 2015
"A Walk in the Woods" is witty and features lots of clever banter between the main characters, Bill Bryson and Stephen Katz. Robert Redford and Nick Nolte are an unlikely pair, with Redford playing the straight man, author Bryson, and Nolte providing the comedy relief of the movie. It is as much a [...]

Big Miracle

February 3, 2012

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

"Big Miracle" is a heart-warming family adventure! This is a "feel good" family-friendly movie which shows what can happen when people pull together. The movie is based on the book, "Freeing the Whales", by Thomas Rose. It is 1988 and President Reagan is in office. When three gray whales become [...]

Hes Just Not That Into You

February 6, 2009
Although this is considered a "chick flick" there are lessons for all age groups. But a family-friendly film it is not. It deals with relationships and the differences between the sexes and how they deal with these differences. This story shows a wide range of emotions and how they relate to dating [...]

License to Wed

July 3, 2007
When a couple decides to marry, sometimes they don't really understand the ups and downs in that relationship. "License to Wed" takes the audience into the outlandish premarital class that Ben and Sadie endure. The class, created by Reverend Frank, challenges the couple to see if they are right for [...]

The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants

June 3, 2005

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

"Sisterhood" is a rare movie that brings moviegoers inside the lives of its main characters in a touching and balanced way. The four girls who fit the pants, and the one who doesn't, face several challenges as they go their separate ways for summer vacation. This film stresses how the bonds of [...]