Genre Archives: Animated

The Good Dinosaur

November 25, 2015
Dove "Family-Approved" For Ages 12 and Over
"The Good Dinosaur" will make the family laugh! Several kids, who were in the audience when I screened the film, laughed out loud several times. In one scene, a crawling, small boy named "Spot," who resembles a miniature caveman, peed behind a rock, and the kids laughed a lot on that one. But don't [...]

The Peanuts Movie (2015)

November 6, 2015
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
"The Peanuts Movie" is a delightful and charming film that the whole family can enjoy. It is clever, funny, and remains true to the original characters created by the late Charles Schulz. Right from the start, when Schroeder plays the 20th Century Fox fanfare on his piano, you know you are in for a [...]


February 16, 2016
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
"Hatched" is a cute film about chicks learning how to fly, along with their alien friend named Magic. Three young chickens are determined to fly so that they can save the farm and their friends from the alien vulture. The only one the vulture wants is Magic, who helps them with their flying [...]

The Nutcracker Sweet

November 3, 2015
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
"The Nutcracker Sweet" is a wonderful animated tale steeped in a world of fantasy and imagination. Marie and Fritz help the Nutcracker break the terrible curse of evil in the land of toys, which is filled with gumdrops, bonbons, and other sweets. The siblings learn to take care of each other as [...]

The Story Keepers Collection (13 episodes)

December 4, 2007
Dove "Faith-Friendly" For All Ages
In each of the 13 episodes of "The Story Keepers," you will learn about Jesus and helping others. These 30-minute stories are filled with information about Jesus and the underground Christians in Rome during 64 A.D. The collection is a great teaching tool for children, whether it be for the home, [...]

Hermie and Friends Series (13 Episodes)

Dove "Faith-Friendly" For All Ages
This wonderful collection of "Hermie and Friends" tells great stories about a little caterpillar, before he becomes a butterfly, and his friends who tell of their love and faith in God. They teach young children and everyone in the family valuable lessons. The colorful characters bring to life the [...]

Hotel Transylvania 2

September 25, 2015
Dove "Family-Approved" For Ages 12 and Over
"Hotel Transylvania 2" is even funnier than the first one! How can you go wrong with song titles like, "Michael rowed the corpse ashore?" It offers serious, Halloween-type fun with puns like Dracula (Adam Sandler) uses, such as wanting his grandson to call him "Vampa." His grandson, Dennis, speaks [...]

The Giant King

December 22, 2015
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
RAM, the creator of all robots, sends Pinky to destroy the giant robot Zork, because apparently he is broken. Zork doesn't want to fight. When Pinky captures Zork, a large explosion causes them to be buried for many years, until a junk robot discovers them. After the robot battle is over 1,000 [...]

Little Cars 6: Fast Lane Fury

June 7, 2011
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
The Little Cars are back with four new adventures. Join Tony, Combo, Chris and V-8 as they look for missing parts in "Formula One." In "The Send Off," fans are disappointed when Champ retires. The Little Cars look for the UFOs that make the circles in the field, in "Flying Tires," and they explore [...]

Two by Two: God’s Little Creatures

August 25, 2015
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
The big flood is coming and the animals are gathering to board Noah's Ark. Dave and his son Finny have made the trip, but they are not on the list! Dave makes a plan and joins the others. Finny meets Leah and they explore the boat together, but the two of them are left behind while exploring the [...]