Genre Archives: Adventure

Goonies

June 6, 1985
Not Recommended for Families
This is a film about a group of misfit kids who call themselves the Goonies. They look at things differently than other kids, and in today's world they would be the geeks. Mike and his brother Brand, along with the others, find an old treasure map in their attic and so the adventure begins. Mike [...]

Canopy

August 29, 2014
Dove "Family-Approved" For Ages 12 and Over
"Canopy" is an inspiring and dramatic movie about brotherhood and the horrors of war. There are two main characters in this film that takes place during World War II in Singapore. Jim is a fighter pilot from Australia, and the movie begins with him waking up hanging from a tree by the strings of [...]

The Amazing Wizard of Paws

Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
"The Amazing Wizard of Paws" is a story full of fantasy magic and tricks done by a wizard. Bobby has some issues and his dog Ozzy helps him get through his anxieties, but little does he know that this dog is very special and will help him through a lot more. It is a mystical story that brings out [...]

Earth to Echo

July 2, 2014
Dove "Family-Approved" For Ages 12 and Over
"Earth to Echo" is a sci-fi/adventure that follows four kids as they attempt to help an alien retrieve the necessary parts he needs to fix himself and return to his ship before the government finds him/them. As the story unfolds we learn how the boys became best friends and all of them bond with a [...]

Maleficent

May 30, 2014
Dove "Family-Approved" For Ages 12 and Over
"Maleficent" is an intensely satisfying movie which will enchant audiences everywhere. It is visually stunning, featuring magical lands and characters, waterfalls, shimmering lakes, and woods that are alive with many creatures. It also features a funny inside joke as Angelina Jolie's character [...]

On Angels Wings

September 2, 2014
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
"On Angel's Wings" is a cute and comical movie that deals with having faith in one's self to create a miracle. McKenzie and her little brother Josh both pray for miracles and they each have an angel to help them. The interesting thing is they are also angels in their own right by the potential they [...]

Baby Geniuses and the Treasures of Egypt

May 27, 2014
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
Big Baby and his father are on the loose again and this time they take the treasures from the world that are associated with elements of the cosmos such as the Statue of Ra (representing the Sun) and other items that will allow them to travel into space. The young Baby Geniuses team is on its way [...]

Noah

March 28, 2014
Not Recommended for Families
There is no doubt in the movie that God is the creator of the universe and of man. Noah (Russell Crowe) even presents the story of creation to his family and this was nice to see in the film. Crowe does a credible job playing Noah although the plot does steer off in some unusual directions, [...]

Ace Wonder

May 13, 2014
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
Gator Moore, Ace Wonder, is an intelligent ten-year-old with a very active imagination. He imagines being a private investigator. He is trying to write what he calls an illustrated mystery, a comic book. But when the family's RV breaks down in a small town a real life mystery falls into his hands [...]

The Great Bear

June 10, 2014
Dove "Family-Approved" For Ages 12 and Over
Jonathan and Sophie are typical siblings that argue and pick on each other. But when Sophie gets to go along with Jonathan to their grandfathers, he believes his vacation is ruined. Grandfather has only one request for the two of them and that is for them to stay in the garden and to not go into [...]