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My Special Stone

December 27, 2014
Dove "Faith-Friendly" For All Ages
"My Special Stone" speaks to the heart of the viewer. Anyone who has known suffering and battled problems should be able to relate to this heartwarming story about a girl named Karen. Karen is hospitalized with little hope for recovery. To top it off, her parents are constantly fighting and her [...]

No Good Deed

January 6, 2015
Not Recommended for Families
"No Good Deed" works well as a suspense/thriller movie. Just when you think not much is going to happen, something does. The movie stars Idris Elba ("Thor") as Colin Evans. He plays a man that is up for parole, after being imprisoned for five years for manslaughter. He killed the man that he [...]

Left Behind (2014)

January 6, 2015
Dove "Faith-Friendly" For Ages 12 and Over
"Left Behind" is a gripping and dramatic movie that will reel you in! It is well directed and features a strong script based on the book by Tim LaHaye and Jerry B. Jenkins. A previous film based on the book and starring Kirk Cameron arrived in theaters in 2001. This movie stars Nicolas Cage and [...]

Roadmap Genesis

January 6, 2015
Dove "Faith-Friendly" For Ages 12 and Over
"Roadmap Genesis" is an inspiring film that offers hope to people everywhere via God's Word, particularly the book of Genesis. The documentary begins with people being surveyed and responding to what the word "genesis" means. The answers vary, from "Phil Collins" to "Moses" to "the SECOND book of [...]

A Horse for Summer

January 6, 2015
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
I remember when I was a child sitting around the TV on Sunday night with the family, watching movies about animals and families. Well, this is that type of tale. It is a story about not turning one's back on a member of the family when times are rough. Kent has worked hard to not make the mistakes [...]

Gone Girl

January 13, 2015
Not Recommended for Families
Effective January 1st, 2009, The Dove Foundation Review Team has ceased reviewing all NC-17 rated movies and certain extraordinarily explicit R-rated films. This decision was reached due to the fact that Dove reviewers are parents or grandparents with conservative values. As such, we feel that we [...]

A Walk Among the Tombstones

January 13, 2015
Not Recommended for Families
Effective January 1st, 2009, The Dove Foundation Review Team has ceased reviewing all NC-17 rated movies and certain extraordinarily explicit R-rated films. This decision was reached due to the fact that Dove reviewers are parents or grandparents with conservative values. As such, we feel that we [...]

Christian Mingle the Movie

January 13, 2015
Dove "Faith-Friendly" For All Ages
There are many dating services that one can sign up for online these days. This film follows Gwyneth after she enters her information on a popular website called ChristianMingle.com. Unfortunately, her understanding of the Christian faith is not all it should be. Believing in God is one thing but [...]

The Identical

January 13, 2015
Dove "Family-Approved" For Ages 12 and Over
"The Identical" is a clever and original movie! Blake Rayne is a discovery in the twin roles of Ryan Wade and Drexel Hemsley. A young couple, William and Helen Hemsley, have twins during the Great Depression and after hearing their local pastor, Rev. Wade, explain the heartache he and his wife have [...]

The Boxtrolls

January 20, 2015
Dove "Family-Approved" For Ages 12 and Over
"The Boxtrolls" are now in your neighborhood! This is a highly energetic story about a young man that is kidnapped as a baby and given to the Boxtrolls. The man that kidnaps him has his own evil scheme. Everyone thinks the Boxtrolls kidnapped him but of course they didn't. They actually raise him [...]

Lucy

January 20, 2015
Not Recommended for Families
Effective January 1st, 2009, The Dove Foundation Review Team has ceased reviewing all NC-17 rated movies and certain extraordinarily explicit R-rated films. This decision was reached due to the fact that Dove reviewers are parents or grandparents with conservative values. As such, we feel that we [...]

Welcome to Inspiration

January 20, 2015
Dove "Family-Approved" For Ages 12 and Over
What a terrific movie! This film features themes of forgiveness and moving forward despite hardship and loss. It includes the story of a couple struggling in their marriage, a woman who has lost her daughter/soldier to death, a young girl who has run away from a foster home, and a young man that [...]

Duck Dreams: The Duck Dynasty Story

January 20, 2015
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
"Duck Dreams: The Duck Dynasty Story" is a documentary about the Robertson family who are stars of the popular show. There are comment from fans, community members, producers of the show and childhood friends. It describes interesting family members' backgrounds and how the family, no matter the [...]

23 Blast

January 20, 2015
Dove "Family-Approved" For Ages 12 and Over
This is a remarkable movie based on true life events. Travis Freeman plays for a high school football team in Kentucky, the Corbin Redhounds. He is a talented wide receiver who loses his sight due to a serious infection. He has to rebuild his life and, surprisingly, this includes still playing [...]

Tyler Perrys Madeas Tough Love

January 20, 2015
Dove "Family-Approved" For Ages 12 and Over
Madea is always a hilarious lady who has her own way of doing things. While watching a police chase on TV, Madea talks to the TV, telling those youngsters not to run and have respect for the "PO-PO." But when there is a special button on her remote that tells her not to push it, she does it anyway. [...]

The Book of Life

January 27, 2015
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
"The Book of Life" is an exuberant and entertaining movie! There is plenty of action and lots of fun for kids and adults alike. The film features themes such as being true to one's self, deceased loved ones are kept alive by our memories, and selflessness is what makes a true hero. Zoe Saldana [...]

The Sandman and the Lost Sand of Dreams

January 27, 2015
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
A little boy named Miko wants to be the captain of a great ship, but he is afraid of everything. Then the Sandman needs help to retrieve his dreamland sand from the evil Shiverman, master of nightmares and monsters. It is Miko who is brought from the real world into Dreamland to help save the day [...]

Mr. What

February 2, 2015
Dove "Faith-Friendly" For Ages 12 and Over
"Mr. What" is a terrific movie named for the question Mattiesko Wuopio gets every time he says his name: "What!?" He always replies, "Exactly!" Mr. What spent the last 22 years in prison for a crime he didn't commit, yet lives with the stigma of jail time as he re-enters society in tiny Tecumseh, [...]

The God Question

February 2, 2015
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
"The God Question" is an intellectual film that broaches the great question: Is there a God? A computer named Ivan is asked the question (yes, asked, because this is an intelligent super computer that talks back), then the voice-activated computer is asked if it is capable of making such a [...]

Soul Survivors: Dating Angels

February 3, 2015
Dove "Family-Approved" For Ages 12 and Over
"Soul Survivors: Dating Angels" hits a home run in delivering the message that love is what it's all about! Jack and Tanya are angels in training, helped by senior angel Catherine. They get involved in real-life situations, such as helping a woman named Megan who is lonely and hopes to date, and a [...]

The Aviators

February 3, 2015
Dove "Family-Approved" For Ages 12 and Over
During WWI, armies used carrier pigeons to send messages between troops. This is a story about the training the birds received and the action they experienced, and is told from the animals' and birds' points of view. Once recruited, the birds take their new positions very seriously. Soon the entire [...]

Addie and the King of Hearts

February 3, 2015
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
This was a series in 1976 with Addie Mills as the main character from a set of books by Gail Rock. The stories have her recalling things that happened in her life. Narrated by the grown artist that she is, she tells about the events that happened when she was growing up in Nebraska. This episode [...]

The Easter Promise

February 3, 2015
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
Addie Mills is a young girl who lives with her father and grandmother in a small town in Nebraska. Life was different in those days of the 1940s. People knew their neighbors, lived in the same neighborhood after they were grown and had thoughts about people that moved away. Addie and her friends [...]

Refuge from the Storm: A New Beginning

February 10, 2015
Dove "Faith-Based" Some Content May Be Objectionable
"Refuge from the Storm: A New Beginning" shows that the battle against the enemy for our souls is real but so is the victory! A young woman named Linda (played excellently by Kristen Quintrall) had a childhood that included sexual abuse by a step-father. Now she is groping for a better life, [...]

Strawberry Shortcake in Big Apple City

February 10, 2015
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
Strawberry Shortcake is always charming entertainment for young children. In this episode, Strawberry is invited to Big Apple City for a baking contest. Unfortunately, so is the mean Peculiar Purple Pieman who tries everything he can to make sure he wins. But in the end, Strawberry proves that [...]

Puff the Magic Dragon in the Land of the Living Lies

February 10, 2015
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
The magical Puff the Dragon tells a wonderful story about a little girl who tells lies. At first Sandy was telling tall tales about things like how a dragon ate her homework, but as time went on and things changed at her house, her stories turned into lies so that eventually she lost all her [...]

Puff and the Incredible Mr. Nobody

February 10, 2015
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
Terry is an imaginative young boy, but he has no friends and everyone around him makes fun of his creativity. Until his friend Nobody comes along, that is. Nobody helps him with many things, as imaginary friends always do, much like Terry's friend Puff the Magic Dragon. But when Nobody disappears, [...]

Greatest Heroes of the Bible (1978 – Boxed Set)

February 10, 2015
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
The Bible's Old Testament tells of many events, sacrifices and people who obeyed God's Word. This boxed-set DVD series brings to life many of those amazing stories using a variety of recognizable movie stars. This collection is fascinating as the tales of Joshua, Moses, Daniel, Noah and Jacob come [...]

Chuggington: Turbo Charged Chugger

February 10, 2015
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
The wonderful trainees are here once again to share the great times they have learning their jobs. In this collection, they encourage your youngsters in how great friendships can be, helping others and working together. Whether it is a rescue to help Eddie from the side of a bridge, cheering on the [...]

Turnaround Jake

February 10, 2015
Dove "Family-Approved" For Ages 12 and Over
The big, alluring world of business sometimes proves that it is not what it is cracked up to be. Jake has been in Los Angeles for six years and has worked for a crooked company that cheated on government contracts. When the FBI raids his office and he is fired from his big-salary job, there is [...]

The Song

February 10, 2015
Dove "Faith-Based" Some Content May Be Objectionable
"The Song" is an amazing movie in many ways! It both entertains and educates regarding what can happen when a life is lived apart from God and also walking with Him. Alan Powell gives an extraordinary performance as Jed King, a singer that has to overcome his father's famous name. He falls in love [...]

The Wonderful World of Strawberry Shortcake

February 10, 2015
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
Sweet little Strawberry Shortcake has invited her friends to lunch, but no one is showing up. They all have excuses why they cannot attend. Little does Strawberry know that they are planning a surprise party for her birthday. But the evil Peculiar Purple Pieman has a plan of his own for the cute [...]

Puff the Magic Dragon

February 10, 2015
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
Many generations have enjoyed the cute children's song "Puff the Magic Dragon." In this DVD, the song comes to life as Puff helps Jackie Draper face his fears by becoming Jackie Paper. Puff and Jackie face many frightening things together and, in return, Jackie Paper helps Puff get his magic back [...]

Peter and the Magic Egg

February 10, 2015
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
This is a story told by an egg named Uncle Amos and is about changes on the farm in Pennsylvania Dutch country owned by the Dopplers. Peter, who was sent to a couple by Mother Nature, helps them with their farm and saves it from the evil Tin Whiskers. The couple found Peter as a baby in the hen [...]

Dorothy in the Land of Oz

February 10, 2015
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
This is a short, 30-minute fantasy trip with Dorothy and Toto back to the land of Oz. She meets a new friend, Jack Pumpkinhead, who tells her of an evil toymaker who wants to destroy the Emerald City. But as always Dorothy helps change things around by showing that it is never to late to change [...]

A Mouse Tale

February 10, 2015
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
When the youngest mouse in the family is being picked on by his older siblings, Grandpa decides to tell him a story about another little mouse named Sebastian and his friend Samantha. These two were chosen to go on a great adventure to save their kingdom from the evil Black Rodent. While [...]

Jasper: Journey To The End Of The World

February 10, 2015
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
Jasper is a young penguin inquisitive about the world. When he spots a ship on the other side of an iceberg, no one, including his parents, wants to believe him. He must now watch over his little brother Junior, and that is when the real adventure begins. Jasper and Junior find themselves on an [...]

Redemption of the Heart

February 15, 2015
Dove "Faith-Friendly" For Ages 12 and Over
"Redemption of the Heart" is a fantastic film, inspiring, and tells a remarkable story. A couple of young men, Alex Montoya (Crister De Leon) and Daniel De La Cruz (David Morales), are scammers who have hatched a plot to bilk churches of money by telling the churches that the funds are going to [...]

Russell Madness

February 21, 2015
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
The cute little Jack Russell terrier named Russell is the runt of the litter at the pet store, and he so badly wants to be adopted by a family. But due to his inappropriate urination problem when he gets scared, the pet store manager is reluctant to allow customers to take him home. When Russell [...]

Horse Camp

February 24, 2015
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
Kathy has always wanted to ride horses, but because of an accident her father had while bronco riding, her mother will not allow it. Her father wants to send Kathy to camp so she can make friends and be more social. They don't agree on which camp until Kathy finds a horse camp and so off she goes [...]

A Girls Best Friend

February 24, 2015
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
Polka-Dot and her mom read "Huckleberry Finn" every night; this young girl, like Huck, has a mind of her own. When she gets an idea she goes for it. When Polka-Dot meets K9 officer Coop and his dog Luey, she takes it upon herself to become Luey's groomer. She also starts what she calls "Cop for [...]

Wayward: The Prodigal Son

March 2, 2015
Dove "Faith-Friendly" For Ages 12 and Over
"Wayward: The Prodigal Son" does a terrific job telling a modern prodigal son story. The acting is solid, with Landon Henneman playing Tyler McMillan, the prodigal who has a gambling problem and leaves home only to worsen his lot in life. He takes his inheritance early, $500,000 worth, and heads to [...]

Waiting for Butterflies

March 3, 2015
Dove "Faith-Friendly" For Ages 12 and Over
This is an inspiring movie about waiting to see what God does with the difficult tests and trials we go through. Just as butterflies follow the cocoons, God brings forth gold from the testing of our faith. In this movie, a man named John Archer takes his niece Lila out for ice cream but he receives [...]

LeapFrog Letter Factory: Amazing Word Explorers

March 3, 2015
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
LeapFrog has always used wonderful, creative talent to entertain while teaching children. This charming DVD offers a cute story about camping, imagination, and rhyming words. The gang goes camping and while they are waiting for a meteor shower, they learn what it takes to make up their own story [...]

The Messenger of the Truth

March 3, 2015
Dove "Faith-Friendly" For Ages 12 and Over
"The Messenger of the Truth" is a powerful and compelling documentary about a life that touched a nation. Father Jerzy Popieluszko spoke about freedom and inspired the people of Poland to take a non-violent stand against the oppressive Communist regime of the 1980s. Despite knowing his life was in [...]

The Drop Box

March 3, 2015
Dove "Faith-Friendly" For All Ages
"The Drop Box" is an incredible movie experience about an amazing man and an amazing mission to rescue abandoned babies. Pastor Jong-rak Lee helped save a baby with a severe disability, Eun-man, a baby who became his son. From then on he made his baby "drop box" available for mothers who don't [...]

Alpha and Omega 3: The Great Wolf Games

March 10, 2015
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
Claudette, along with her brother cubs Stinky and Runt, find out about the junior games and that their pack is not represented. They discover that these games originally were open to all junior animals, not just wolf packs. So they decide to build a team of their own with the help of Brandt, a [...]

A Box of Faith

March 16, 2015
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
"A Box of Faith" is a powerful film! The plot is suspenseful and interesting, the characters real, and this story of faith is excellently directed. Savanah McMahon is a delight as sixteen-year-old Dior. She simply trusts God no matter what, even when her faith is tested the most. The movie opens [...]

Elevator To Salvation

March 16, 2015
Dove "Family-Approved" For Ages 12 and Over
"Elevator to Salvation" is both a creative story and a unique film. Two powerful businessmen, Jim and Bob, wind up in an elevator that reverts back to the 1930s. Both men are in need of salvation, and both have had people fired they didn't care for and have profited financially by manipulating [...]

Confessions of a Prodigal Son

March 24, 2015
Dove "Faith-Friendly" For Ages 12 and Over
"Confessions of a Prodigal Son" makes it clear that sometimes children-turned-young-adults have to go through some hard times before they realize that God and parents are more relevant than they might have thought. Such is the case with Sean (Nathan Clarkson). He was raised in church by his dad, a [...]

Grace of God

March 24, 2015
Dove "Faith-Friendly" For Ages 12 and Over
This movie, "Grace of God," demonstrates grace in a powerful way. Over $30,000 has been stolen from a church and it is an inside job. Who would do such a thing? Detective Bill Broadly is called on to investigate and he is a man who thinks Christians are no more than hypocrites. But as he [...]

Lonesome Dove Church

March 24, 2015
Dove "Faith-Based" Some Content May Be Objectionable
The Lonesome Dove Church is still in Texas to this day but when it was built in 1846 life was very different. This is a story of a minister and his son Isaac, their differences and the road they took to get the church built in the small sinful town of Grapevine, Texas. John and Isaac had been [...]

Yellowbird

April 7, 2015
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
Yellowbird was raised by a ladybug because when his egg fell out of the tree, she was the first and only thing he saw when he hatched. As he grew, he was afraid of the outside world so he stayed in his little surroundings without flying anywhere that took him into the real world. One day Ladybug [...]

Pirates Code: The Adventures of Mickey Matson

April 14, 2015
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
This is a delightful movie because the kids are the heroes! Admiral Ironsides (Frank Collison) is a bad pirate who plots to use a device to fry all the electronic devices of the world so that he may have ultimate power. But Mickey Matson (Derek Brandon) and his friend Sully (Francesca DeRosa) unite [...]

Mysterious Ways (2015)

April 21, 2015
Dove "Faith-Friendly" For Ages 12 and Over
"To err is human, to forgive divine," and that is the focus of "Mysterious Ways." Marilyn (Wendy Raquel Robinson) is not the same person she used to be, not since the day her boy Cody died at the hand of a hit-and-run driver. Marilyn is the choir director at church; she is short with people and not [...]

Wheres the Love

April 21, 2015
Dove "Family-Approved" For Ages 12 and Over
"Where's the Love" is a movie about human frailty and it portrays this frailty well. Sidney and Ryan (David Banner and Denise Boutte) host a TV show as marriage counselors, but they are not taking their own advice—their own marriage lacks communication. Ironically, they spoke about communication [...]

Chasing Ghosts

April 21, 2015
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
Everyone must face death in his or her lifetime, whether a friend, loved one or acquaintance, and it is hard for some to except the inevitability and finality of death. Lucas lost his older brother in an accident and he is trying to deal with that loss in his own way. He is filming funerals trying [...]

Before All Others

May 5, 2015
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
"Before All Others" is a winner! It is a delightful and heartwarming story that features several moments of humor. A number of things make this movie well worth watching. For one, it shows what can happen to a person who follows God and the rewards that can follow. It also features strong [...]

Open My Eyes

May 5, 2015
Dove "Faith-Friendly" For Ages 12 and Over
"Open My Eyes" is a powerful and dramatic film that shows what God can do in the lives of people, and that no one is beyond the reach of God's grace. Paul Sanders is a well-known photographer who drinks a lot, takes pills, and has a massive ego. He is into beautiful women, too. But it is a [...]

Never Alone

May 12, 2015
Dove "Faith-Friendly" For Ages 12 and Over
This is a movie about hope! Lynna (Tressa Ohler) is a middle-aged woman who learns she is dying of cancer. She contacts her childhood friend Jen (Sandra Dee), whom she hasn't seen in a while. Jen comes to visit and it's a good thing. Lynna's husband Dave (Paul Presly) is a jerk, bad-mouthing her [...]

Popovich and the Voice of the Fabled American West

May 19, 2015
Dove "Family-Approved" For Ages 12 and Over
Entertaining! Creative! Imaginative! "Popovich and the Voice of the Fabled American West" is a first-rate experience. It stars Gregory Popovich, a real entertainer who rescued animals from shelters and turned them into entertainers as part of his act. In the film he plays a street performer who [...]

Maya The Bee

May 19, 2015
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
Maya is a sweet new bee to the hive and very inquisitive about the outside world. She is not sure what her role in the hive will be, but her curiosity leads her on an adventure of discoveries about herself and others in the meadow. When Maya is kicked out of the hive after the Queen's jelly is [...]

Back to the Jurassic

June 2, 2015
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
Most children at some point in their lives love dinosaurs and think they are very interesting. Ernie and Max, along with Ernie's little sister, find themselves back in time when they accidentally spill pop on the controls of Max's dad's time machine. The adventure that Ernie has always wanted is [...]

The Legend of Longwood

June 2, 2015
Dove "Family-Approved" For Ages 12 and Over
"The Legend of Longwood" will be enjoyed by kids and has a bit of intrigue for the adults as well. It features a few mysteries to solve, with a girl named Mickey Miller as the heroine. Mickey learns of the legend of the Black Knight, who figures into the plot. This creepy apparition is restless for [...]

Belle and Sebastian

June 2, 2015
Dove "Family-Approved" For Ages 12 and Over
The scenes and cinematography alone make "Belle and Sebastian" worth renting or owning! The story takes place on the border of Switzerland in the wintry and snowy Alps. The mountains and landscapes are breathtaking to view. One can't help but wonder, "Is it really that beautiful there?" But indeed [...]

Virtuous

June 9, 2015
Dove "Faith-Friendly" For Ages 12 and Over
"Virtuous" is inspiring and compelling! It ties several stories together by the movie's conclusion and the themes include standing strong when wrongfully accused, forgiveness, and making a fresh start. The cast includes Erik Estrada, excellently playing attorney Jack Evans; Brandy Allison as Simone [...]

Uncommon

August 4, 2015
Dove "Faith-Friendly" For Ages 12 and Over
"Uncommon" is uncommonly good! It draws the viewer in and keeps the viewer's attention as it deals with a very modern issue: what kind of rights do Christians have in public schools? The story is interesting and the actors do a good job, particularly Erik Estrada as Mark Garcia, Ben Davies as Aaron [...]