Genre Archives: Adventure

The King’s Messengers

July 1, 2017
Dove "Faith-Friendly" For Ages 12 and Over
Being in a war-torn country cannot be easy, especially for refugees. Anwaar and David meet in the forest and become friends. They help each other with their survival skills, but most importantly they never give up their faith in God even in these hard times. These young men also help others [...]

Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales

May 26, 2017
How many lives does a Sparrow have? Captain Jack Sparrow (Johnny Depp) is back and is, as usual, in deep peril and in danger of losing his life. He goes to the guillotine, and in what could be a tragic end for the pirate scoundrel turns out to be instead a very hilarious moment in the movie. [...]

Swallows and Amazons

July 14, 2017
Dove "Family-Approved" For Ages 12 and Over
"Swallows and Amazons" is all about kids having fun and helping stop a crime to boot! Have you ever dreamed about being the hero of a great story, which had you rescuing an innocent man from bad guys? Maybe not, but probably many people remember what it's like to be a kid and to imagine a world of [...]

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

May 5, 2017
Dove "Family-Approved" For Ages 12 and Over
Life isn't perfect. That point is made in this explosive, action-oriented film. Fortunately for the viewer, the point is made with a lot of laughs. And this movie is a feast for the eyes, featuring dramatic effects, explosions, chases through space, shoot-'em-ups with laser blasts, and enough space [...]

The Lost World

Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
Movie enthusiasts unite! Here is one for you buffs who like old films. This is a 1925 silent black and white movie about a professor, a sportsman, a reporter and young woman who travel to prove there are dinosaurs living on a plateau. This is an old classic that shows the modern viewer how much [...]

Captain Kidd

Dove "Family-Approved" For Ages 12 and Over
Captain Kidd is a classic movie from 1945, filmed in black and white. It tells the story of the pirate Captain Kidd, who tries to trick the king so that he may reap the rewards of ships that he destroyed. It is a tale of treachery and greed with some romance in it. This old movie is for all ages [...]

Adventures of the Wilderness Family 3

Dove "Family-Approved" For Ages 12 and Over
"Adventures of the Wilderness Family 3" features breathtaking scenes of nature and animals—everything from a skunk to a mountain lion, a grizzly and black bear, wolves, raccoons, and more. Skip Robinson (Robert Logan) moves his family to inherited land, but Skip is unaware that there is a [...]

The Three Musketeers (1973)

April 11, 2000
This is a story about how D'Artagnan became the fourth Musketeer. The movie is filled with comedy and underlying drama as the young man is somewhat clumsy but he can hold his own with a sword. The three Musketeers team up with the newcomer to help the queen, and D'Artagnan must prove he is worthy [...]

Treasure Hounds

August 15, 2017
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
"Treasure Hounds" is a delight! Talented actors and a good director in Tim J. Brown liven up this story with bumbling criminals, precocious kids, and physical comedy. Oh, a treasure hunt is part of the plot too, and the suspense builds as Jack, Twyla, Fred and Jennifer attempt to solve Jack's [...]

Kong: Skull Island

March 9, 2017
"Kong: Skull Island" is an exciting, action-packed adventure which also features very human characters. Included in this group is Mason Weaver (Brie Larson) who, when she sees Kong, feels sympathy for him. After all, despite his aggressive nature toward the "intruders," they are invading his [...]