Genre Archives: Adventure

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 [...]

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 [...]