Genre Archives: Adventure

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 [...]

The Great Wall

February 17, 2017
"The Great Wall" is an action-packed movie with a moral lesson: unchecked greed will not bring happiness. Two westerners, William (Matt Damon) and Tovar (Pedro Pascal), are captured near the Great Wall of China, 5,500 miles wide, with the intention of bringing gunpowder back to the West for a great [...]

The Adventure Club

February 10, 2017
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
"The Adventure Club" is fun entertainment for the entire family. The story centers around Ricky and his friends who always want to go on the "great adventure." Trying to follow in his grandfather's footsteps, Ricky, along with Sandy and Bill are always on the look for something that will take them [...]

Gold

January 27, 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

January 13, 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 [...]

Jungle Book (1942)

Dove "Family-Approved" For Ages 12 and Over
"Jungle Book" is a wonderful display of jungle life and animals, and their interaction with human beings. The surrounding scenery is breathtaking and awesome. Mowgli (played by Sabu) is a boy that was raised by a pack of wolves after being lost in the jungle. He makes his way back to the village [...]

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

December 16, 2016
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 [...]

Lost & Found

January 10, 2017
Dove "Family-Approved" For Ages 12 and Over
Mark Walton is a swimmer and when he loses the meet, his so-called friends ditch him. When he gets caught stealing beer for the kids, they escape, and his punishment is being sent to live with an uncle he's never met. His little brother Mark also goes to the Island, and together the boys discover [...]

Fourth World

Dove "Faith-Based" Some Content May Be Objectionable
"Fourth World" is about a documentary filmmaker who documents poor street kids to learn what their lives are like. Along the way, he is captivated by a young girl named Rubelyn, called Rubie, who captures his heart. Her father dies after being shot by a drug dealer and after trading her for drugs. [...]

Oddball

December 6, 2016
Dove "Family-Approved" For Ages 12 and Over
"Oddball" is a cute and charming dog with a mind of his own. He gets into trouble every time he goes to town. Now he has been banned from town and is down to his last chance. Now what will Oddball's owner Swampy do? Swampy's daughter, Emily, has been taking care of the sanctuary on Middle Island [...]