Genre Archives: Animated

Pixies

August 4, 2015
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
"Pixies" is a colorful, animated movie about one man's misfortune when he leaves trash in the forest. His littering destroys part of the little Pixie village and also injures one of the king's sons. So according to Pixie law, a curse must be put on the human who did these things. Their idea of a [...]

Wolfy, the Incredible Secret

March 17, 2015
Dove "Family-Approved" For Ages 12 and Over
Two unlikely animals from the forest—Wolfy the wolf and Tom the rabbit—are friends that fish together and travel together. When a gypsy woman tells Wolfy that his mother is alive, the duo set out to find her. Off they go in a little red car to face the unknown in the city of Wolfenburg Wolfy [...]

Torchlighters: The John Bunyan Story

July 26, 2011
Dove "Faith-Friendly" For Ages 12 and Over
"The John Bunyan Story" is the account of the man who gave us "Pilgrim's Progress" and who refused to stop preaching Christ even if it meant going to prison. Which it did! This interesting animated feature starts off with a scene of Pilgrim standing up to the dragon in "Pilgrim's Progress," but [...]

Torchlighters: The William Tyndale Story

July 17, 2012
Dove "Faith-Friendly" For All Ages
"The William Tyndale Story" is a powerful, animated feature about the man who wanted to translate the Bible into English for the common person to read. He wanted to see God's people fed and a plow boy to know more Scripture than church leaders. This resulted in William being unpopular with many of [...]

Torchlighters: The Jim Elliot Story

July 24, 2012
Dove "Faith-Friendly" For Ages 12 and Over
"The Jim Elliot" story is an incredible story of sacrifice and courage. This animated feature tells the story of Jim and his friends, missionaries who visited Ecuador in the 1950s with the goal of winning a tribe to Christ. The Waodani tribe was unreached by the Gospel but were fearful of [...]

Torchlighters: The Eric Liddell Story

July 3, 2012
Dove "Faith-Friendly" For All Ages
"The Eric Liddell Story" is inspiring! This animated feature focuses on the two things Eric is very good at: running and being a missionary. He was born in China in 1906 and sent to England to study at age six. He has a passion for missions but realizes too the gift of speed with which God has [...]

Torchlighters: The Richard Wurmbrand Story

July 5, 2011
Dove "Faith-Friendly" For Ages 12 and Over
"The Richard Wurmbrand Story" is the amazing account of a man who stood for his faith no matter the cost. It was Richard Wurmbrand who made this statement: "A faith that can be destroyed by suffering is not faith." Richard stands for Christ during the time when Communism came to his home country [...]

Torchlighters: The Gladys Aylward Story

September 27, 2011
Dove "Faith-Friendly" For Ages 12 and Over
"The Gladys Aylward Story" has to be seen to be appreciated. The diminutive woman, approximately five feet tall, was called by God to go to China. She became a missionary and helped over 100 orphans escape through the war-torn country. She is portrayed as an unassuming and humble woman in this [...]

Torchlighters: The Perpetua Story

July 26, 2011
Dove "Faith-Friendly" For Ages 12 and Over
"The Perpetua Story" is an amazing narrative about strength in the face of adversity. The story takes place in Carthage, North Africa, in AD 203. Perpetua has a child and her father, Lucius Vibia, persists in trying to get her to recant her Christian faith so she is not harmed, perhaps even killed, [...]

Torchlighters: The Amy Carmichael Story

July 26, 2011
Dove "Faith-Friendly" For Ages 12 and Over
"The Amy Carmichael Story" does a wonderful job showing just how remarkable this compassionate woman of faith was. Working in India as a missionary, she reaches many souls but God has more for her to do. When a girl named Preena is offered to the heathen temple, she eventually escapes and pleads [...]