Genre Archives: Adventure

Max (2015)

June 25, 2015
Dove "Family-Approved" For Ages 12 and Over
"Max" is a "make-you-feel-good" movie for the family, especially for those ages twelve and up. Some of the characters, Max included, go through a few ordeals before things get ironed out in the end. Newcomer Josh Wiggins and veterans Thomas Haden Church and Lauren Graham all do commendable jobs in [...]

Jurassic World

June 12, 2015
Not Recommended for Families
"Jurassic World" is an eye-popping movie—truly visually stunning. The action starts slowly, but when it kicks in it's in high gear right away. It all starts with one dinosaur escaping his enclosure, which means people running, screaming, and even being eaten. The corporate suits had decided that [...]

The Return

September 1, 2015
Dove "Faith-Friendly" For Ages 12 and Over
"The Return" is a fairy tale of sorts that symbolically represents the return of Christ one day for his bride, the church. The story revolves around a woman named Leah (Heather Ricks) who is forced into thievery by her master, the evil Dybbuk. His influence in the village of Nod is a powerful one. [...]

Paper Planes

September 1, 2015
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
Dylan lives in Australia with his father, and his grandfather lives close by. When an assistant teacher comes to his class and asks them to make paper air planes, his is the one that goes the farthest! This makes Dylan eligible for the World Junior Paper Place Championship semi finials in Sydney. [...]

Daniel Boone

Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
This black and white film follows Daniel Boone as he leads a group of settlers and their families to new land. Plenty of action as thirty settlers follow Daniel Boone from their homes in Yadkin, North Carolina to what they hope will be a better life in Kentucky. They work hard, meet up with [...]

Christopher Columbus (1949)

Dove "Family-Approved" For Ages 12 and Over
Columbus was a daring and brave explorer. He persevered for years with the single-minded vision of convincing Queen Isabella of Spain to allow him the ships, money and men for a voyage which would test the limits of the known world. The Nina, Pinta and Santa Maria set sail. After 71 days at sea, [...]

Watchers: Revelation

Dove "Faith-Friendly" For Ages 12 and Over
"Watchers: Revelation" will keep you on the edge of your seat! It is a story of mystery and intrigue, as various characters wonder if they have stumbled across extraterrestrials. But are they really aliens? There seems to be two opposing forces, one for good and one for evil. A man named Ethan [...]

Biblical Mysteries #2: Sodom and Gomorrah

Dove "Faith-Friendly" For Ages 12 and Over
"Biblical Mysteries #2: Sodom and Gomorrah" is a must-see documentary! A NASA photo of the Dead Sea revealed two unexplainable anomalies. This film follows Michael Sanders' fascinating submarine journey to the floor of the Dead Sea to investigate. Could the anomalies be linked to the Biblical story [...]

Appalachian Trial

Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
A camping trip involving two families on the Appalachian Trail turns into an adventure no one could have anticipated! Mr. and Mrs. Hart are reaching out to Mr. Crandall and his children Jeremy and Brendan after the loss of Mr. Crandall’s wife a few months before. Their hope is to bring some fun [...]

The Bike Detectives

June 7, 2011
Dove "Family-Approved" For Ages 12 and Over
Mysterious and fast paced, “The Bike Detectives” is an entertaining story filled with suspense and adventure. Leon and his family are new in town and he longs to fit in. He wants to join a local mountain bike club, but finds his bike isn’t cool enough to gain him acceptance to the group. [...]