Genre Archives: Animated

The Wild Life (2016)

September 9, 2016
Dove "Family-Approved" For Ages 12 and Over
"The Wild Life" is a fantasy-adventure story about Robinson Crusoe and Tuesday (his parrot), and it is a fast-paced viewing experience about Crusoe's efforts to get off the island. The vegetarian animals on the island have never seen a human before. The animals are leery of him, at first, but then [...]

Guardians of Oz

January 3, 2017
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
This animated film shows what happened after the wicked witch was melted by a pail of water. Glenda, the good witch, gives the wicked witch, Eveline, a second chance. Eveline is brought back to life, but all of her powers are taken away and transferred into her broom, which is given to the kings of [...]


October 25, 2016
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
Trolls have been pulling pranks on humans for years, but none of the pranks are meant to do any great bodily harm to anyone. Every year, outside a human campsite, the trolls who live in the area have their annual "Prank-a-palooza." The troll who pulls the best prank on the humans gets to be the [...]

Bunyan & Babe

February 3, 2017
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
Instead of being in Delbert County at his grandparents' farm, Travis wishes he were at home, playing video games and using his cell phone. His sister, Whitney, on the other hand, looks at their trip to the farm as a new adventure. Little do they know the real adventure that is in store for them. [...]


September 23, 2016
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
Nate's parents are always busy with their realtor business -- too busy for their son. When the young boy goes the the attic, he finds a pamphlet about storks delivering babies. So he writes them letter, asking for a baby brother, and sends it to the baby factory so that the storks can deliver him. [...]

Kubo and the Two Strings

August 19, 2016
Not Recommended for Families
"Kubo and the Two Strings", on a positive note, deals with a boy's love for his mother and his longing for his deceased father. He defends his mother when her two sisters, both evil, attack her with swords. There is a reason they are so evil which is explained in the movie. The animation is well [...]

Ice Age: Collision Course

July 22, 2016
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
Scrat is on a journey into space with his comical tactics going after the acorn once again. While he is in space, on a ship he found in the ice, he causes a domino effect of events to happen during his bumbling chase that puts earth in danger. Meanwhile, Manny and Ellie are dealing with the fact [...]

The Secret Life of Pets

July 8, 2016
Dove "Family-Approved" For Ages 12 and Over
"The Secret Life of Pets" is a fast-paced and frolicking film, filled with fun! The audience is introduced to various pets, such as Gidget the dog, who has a crush on Max. Max, a small dog, loves his owner Katie, but when Katie brings home a new -- and big -- dog, named Duke, Max is jealous. Little [...]

Finding Dory

June 17, 2016
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
"Finding Dory" is unforgettable entertainment. It is delightfully funny and features well-loved characters, like Dory (voiced by Ellen DeGeneres), Marlin (Albert Brooks), and Nemo (Hayden Rolence), as well as a new, comedic octopus named Hank (Ed O'Neill). Dory begins to remember little things [...]

Treasure Toons

June 20, 2016
Dove "Faith-Friendly" For All Ages
"Treasure Toons" is a charming DVD with toe-tapping music, to which children can sing along. The series features songs with wonderful lessons about how God wants us to act and how we can live in faith. Each sing-along includes Bible verses to help children memorize Scripture in a fun, engaging way. [...]