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Lion

March 28, 2017
Based on a true story, "Lion" is an amazing piece of work and of storytelling that will touch the human emotions. Nominated for an Academy Award for Best Picture and Best Director (Garth Davis), the acting, story, and direction are all topnotch. An interesting aspect of the story is that a young [...]

20th Century Women

March 28, 2017
Effective January 1st, 2009, The Dove Foundation Review Team has ceased reviewing all NC-17 rated movies and certain extraordinarily explicit R, PG-13 and PG-13 Horror rated films. This decision was reached due to the fact that Dove reviewers are parents or grandparents with conservative [...]

Monster Trucks

March 28, 2017
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
Tripp is a young man who just wants to leave his small town. He works in a junkyard for Mr. Weathers. He has been trying to fix up an old truck, but it has been slow work until a smashed up truck comes into the yard with a great engine he thinks he can fix. What he did not know is that something [...]

Silence (2016)

March 28, 2017
Dove "Faith-Based" Some Content May Be Objectionable
"Silence" is based on a 1966 novel of historical fiction by Japanese author Shūsaku Endō. This visually stunning film takes place in the mid-1600s. The story is about two priests, Rodrigues (Andrew Garfield) and Garrpe (Adam Driver), and about their search for a fellow priest, Ferreira [...]

Patriots Day

March 28, 2017
"Patriot's Day" is a gripping and gut-wrenching movie that will move viewers and bring a tear to many eyes. It is based on the true events of the bombing at the Boston Marathon on April 15, 2013. Various key members are woven into the telling of the story. Instrumental and important police [...]

Hidden Figures

March 28, 2017
Hidden Figures was originally not awarded the Dove Family Seal of Approval because the character played by Kevin Costner utters the name of Jesus one time in vain. I understand that such a curse is a breach of an important commandment and I bristle a bit inside when I hear people do it throughout [...]

A Monster Calls

March 28, 2017
"A Monster Calls" deals with the issue of a loved one dying, but does so in a bizarre way. The movie is based on the novel by Patrick Ness. A "monster" tree (voiced by Liam Neeson) shows up every night at 12:07 a.m. to see Connor. At first it is difficult to figure out if the tree is a friend or [...]

Why Him?

March 28, 2017
Effective January 1st, 2009, The Dove Foundation Review Team has ceased reviewing all NC-17 rated movies and certain extraordinarily explicit R, PG-13 and PG-13 Horror rated films. This decision was reached due to the fact that Dove reviewers are parents or grandparents with conservative [...]

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

March 28, 2017
"Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them" is loaded with action, fantastic creatures, new and interesting characters created by J.K. Rowling, and a happy ending to boot. It features the talents of Eddie Redmayne, Colin Farrell, the voice of Ron Perlman, and—in a cameo—the one and only Johnny [...]

Coming Home

April 1, 2017
Dove "Faith-Friendly" For Ages 12 and Over
"Coming Home" is an inspirational film about a spiritual journey. John has lost his way. As a boy, he longed for his workaholic (and alcoholic) dad to be home with him at Christmastime. But sometime later the physical abuse he suffered became too much. Now, years later, John is a married, [...]

Angels in Disguise – The Complete Documentary Series

April 4, 2017
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
"Angels in Disguise" is a wonderful, heartwarming collection of short stories about unexplainable events that happen to people. These are true stories from people who relate lifesaving incidences that may have been miracles or help from guardian angels. Whether one believes in angels or miracles, [...]

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

April 4, 2017
Dove "Family-Approved" For Ages 12 and Over
"Rogue One: A Star Wars Story" is a film that will be loved by most "Star Wars" fans. It is a mixture of old and new and the ending perfectly leads into the first-ever "Star Wars" film, "A New Hope". This prequel tells how the Death Star plans were stolen from the Empire, and it is an intriguing [...]

Stolen Path

April 4, 2017
Dove "Family-Approved" For Ages 12 and Over
"Stolen Path" is a romantic love story about what the heart wants no matter what. When true love finds Victoria, it puts her on a new path toward a completely different lifestyle than the one she was brought up in. No one can change her mind even if it means she will lose the ones close to her. [...]

In God’s Time

April 4, 2017
Dove "Faith-Based" Some Content May Be Objectionable
"In God's Time" is a movie about the preciousness of time. It involves a bit of a fantasy plot, about a watch that shows the past and how important it is. It centers on five people and their situations. One man, a doctor, is losing his wife to cancer. It takes a toll on him and he turns to drinking [...]

Time Toys

April 4, 2017
Dove "Family-Approved" For Ages 12 and Over
"Time Toys" is a lot of fun! It features a group of kids who have to try to save the future of the world. Kids will love this movie, and so will anyone who enjoys time travel stories. In this case, several objects from the future wind up in the hands of present-day kids, including Matt and Mel, [...]

Lucky’s Treasure

April 4, 2017
Dove "Faith-Friendly" For Ages 12 and Over
Emily's Grandfather Henry has turned his back on God and his friends after losing his wife of many years. He is mad at God for taking her and mad at the horse she loved, plus he is fed up with the story of treasure. Henry tries to bury his sorrow in alcohol and is rude to anyone who tries to help [...]

Victor

April 7, 2017
Dove "Faith-Based" Some Content May Be Objectionable
"Victor" is the amazing true story of Victor Torres, who overcame drug addiction to found a rehab center in Boston and an international church in Richmond, Virginia. The film opens with Victor's family having just moved to Brooklyn, New York, from Puerto Rico. Victor, who is splendidly portrayed by [...]

Faith’s Song

April 8, 2017
Dove "Faith-Friendly" For Ages 12 and Over
"Faith's Song" is a compelling and gripping story about a young woman named Faith who is persecuted for her belief in God. Following an accident in which she loses her parents, Faith, who is just 15, is forced to live with an uncle and aunt. The uncle and aunt had lost a child, and the uncle is [...]

Is Genesis History?

April 11, 2017
Dove "Faith-Friendly" For All Ages
"Is Genesis History?" is a very-informative documentary, definitely not dry but very interesting to watch. Various experts and scientists defend the Biblical account of Genesis by giving lessons in history and discovered evidence which matches the Bible. Every topic from dinosaurs to Noah's flood [...]

Believe

April 11, 2017
Dove "Faith-Friendly" For Ages 12 and Over
"Believe" is a powerful movie about a woman and her son that shows a cynical man the true meaning behind Christmas and to believe in God. The young boy, C.J., is a charismatic little boy who leaves a positive influence on everybody he meets. He wants to be Gabriel in the Christmas pageant because [...]

Where Was God?

April 11, 2017
Dove "Faith-Friendly" For Ages 12 and Over
"Where Was God?" is a unique movie that explores the apparently opposing ideas that God is love, yet suffering takes place in people's lives. Mr. Johnson (David Ross) intends to get some answers to this baffling puzzle. He takes Pastor Thompkins (Seth Adair) hostage in his basement, and has a [...]

In the Doghouse

April 18, 2017
Dove "Family-Approved" For Ages 12 and Over
When parents get divorced, sometimes the children try everything in their power to get their parents back together. This story is a hilarious take on that exact theme. Justin and Amanda are told by their mom Wendy that she is going to start dating again. The children come up with a plan to stop [...]

Ozzy

April 21, 2017
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
Ozzy is a cute, lovable beagle that lives with the Martin family. He is a normal dog that loves his family and sometimes creates a little trouble around the house. But when the family has to go to Japan, he cannot go with them. After they see an advertisement for a wonderful dog hotel, they decide [...]

Guided by the Word

May 2, 2017
Dove "Faith-Friendly" For All Ages
"Guided by the Word" is a strong, faith-friendly film that promotes the necessity of forgiveness. The story is about a couple, Steven Campbell (John Lina) and his wife Abigail ((Teresa Wentzel), who raise an adopted daughter named Miranda (Angela Knight). They take her to church and give her a good [...]

A Dog’s Purpose

May 2, 2017
Dove "Family-Approved" For Ages 12 and Over
"A Dog's Purpose" is a delightful movie! It is fun-filled, and it induces laughs, based on the behavior of dogs which dog owners and lovers will appreciate. There are four stories that are shared, and they are ultimately connected. The idea of "dog reincarnation" is used as a plot device, done so [...]

The Resurrection of Gavin Stone

May 2, 2017
Dove "Faith-Friendly" For All Ages
"The Resurrection of Gavin Stone" is a nicely told story about hanging around the creek so long that you fall in. Gavin Stone (Brett Dalton) is the man that winds up converted, and he didn't see it coming! Gavin hosts a party that got out of hand, and he is held responsible. He is given 200 hours [...]

Orphaned Courage

May 6, 2017
Dove "Family-Approved" For Ages 12 and Over
"Orphaned Courage" is an interesting story about a father's dying wish for his son Elliot to find his other son, Isaac, who was taken from them, actually kidnapped, early in life. The father, a mixed martial arts fighter and champion, wants Isaac to be redeemed and brought back into the family, so [...]

Amazing Trains

May 9, 2017
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
Trains have been a fascination of children over the years. This is a educational DVD about trains with interesting facts and history about this form of transportation. From steam engines to diesel and subways to freight trains, the viewer can watch and learn about all of them. Learn how and when [...]

Babies: A Miracle

May 9, 2017
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
Watching babies is always fun. As you view these cute, sweet babies and toddlers as they eat, laugh, and play in this film, it puts a smile on your face and joy in your heart. Throughout the film there are many quotes given about the connection to babies most of us have, such as "Little feet make [...]

Revive Us

May 16, 2017
Dove "Faith-Friendly" For All Ages
Kirk Cameron's "Revive Us" hits a homerun! He nails a much-need look at an important topic—where America is at spiritually. Kirk hosts this powerful and inspiring documentary which features praise music and opinions from other Christian leaders. After some introductory music, members of the [...]

A Doggone Hollywood

June 6, 2017
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
Any dog needs to have a loving family. But Murphy is a TV star and is treated as only a animal that brings in the money. Murphy has guards and a limo to ride in, but at the end of the day, he is locked in a kennel by his trainer. So when he gets a chance to escape his limo, he takes it and [...]

Camp New: Humble Pie

June 6, 2017
Dove "Faith-Friendly" For All Ages
"Camp New: Humble Pie" is a hoot! It involves some outlandish pranks and jokes from the campers, while they focus on God's love and word. As Penny Baker (Nicole Mauck) states, love never fails. The campers deal with various issues and one of the issues is humility. Archer Ace (Chad Goodwin), thinks [...]

Adventures of Jojo (and His annoying Sister Avila)

June 13, 2017
Dove "Family-Approved" For Ages 12 and Over
JoJo is a normal 6 year old and his little sister Avila is a baby just beginning to talk and walk. They went to visit their grandma and as most siblings do sometimes, Jojo is jealous of all the attention that the young one gets. But when his grandma gives him his grandfather's pocket knife, JoJo [...]

Super Wings “It Takes Teamwork”

June 20, 2017
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
Jett is the charming little jet plane that delivers packages all over the world. Jimbo, the dispatcher at the airport, sends Jett on each delivery to places such as China, Venice, Hawaii and others as he shares information about the destinations with Jett. In this episode, after Jett delivers his [...]

Jungle Tales

June 27, 2017
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
"Jungle Tales" is a colorful, animated story about saving the rainforest. The animals band together to save their habitat from the "monsters"—a big machine that is cutting trees and digging up the land. Along the way, they meet a young boy that is on their side and wants to help. This is a [...]

Summer of Dreams

July 4, 2017
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
Originally this movie was from Hallmark—who doesn't love their movies? This is a story of Debbie, who, at the young age of 13, became a pop star. Now grown and not so popular on the charts anymore, she has spent her money and goes to stay with her sister in Youngstown, Ohio. There under her real [...]

Signed, Sealed, Delivered: From the Heart

July 18, 2017
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
The charming team from the DLO (dead letter office) of the post office are back to bring a story of true love on Valentine's Day. As Oliver, Shane, Rita and Norman have to investigate two special letters, they also each have some feelings about the special day to deal with. Rita has to go to [...]

Just the Way You Are

August 17, 2017
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
Married couples sometimes get caught up in life with a busy schedule at work and home, and "Just the Way You Are" is that kind of story. Jennie and Ian both have flourishing careers. Ian is busy in architecture and Jennie in the matchmaking business. But after their 15-year anniversary, Jennie [...]

Chasing the Star

September 5, 2017
Dove "Faith-Friendly" For Ages 12 and Over
"Chasing the Star" showcases terrific scenery and landscapes, in addition to featuring authentic-appearing costumes as it focuses on the Magi and the birth of Jesus. The movie focuses a lot of its energy on Herod and the three wise men as they seek baby Jesus. Some history and tradition of the Magi [...]