Genre Archives: Comedy

American Ultra

August 21, 2015
Not Recommended for Families
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 [...]

How to Beat a Bully

September 29, 2015
Dove "Family-Approved" For Ages 12 and Over
"How to Beat a Bully" is similar to "Home Alone," except in this case, the main kid, Cory, elicits the help of his friends, former bullies who picked on him, to help him beat some members of the Mafia! The action is almost non-stop, and the antics of the kids against the fumbling and tumbling mob [...]

Ricki and the Flash

August 7, 2015
Not Recommended for Families
Meryl Streep and Rick Springfield blend their voices together to sing in this heartwarming music-filled movie. Meryl plays Ricki and Rick plays one of her band members, and they set the stage on fire with songs from the past that make you want to get up and dance. "Ricki and the Flash" is the [...]

Midnight Masquerade

September 1, 2015
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
"Midnight Masquerade" will brighten your day and put a smile on your face. Rob Carelli is the nice guy in his law office but his boss regularly takes advantage of him. This story is about making the right choices and also features a bit of romance. Rob begins to have feelings for Elyse Samford, who [...]

Snow Bride

October 6, 2015
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
Greta is a reporter for a gossip page, but when her editor gives her and her competitor a challenge to get the top scoop of a prominent family, the race is on. What she finds is anything but gossip-worthy. As she travels to investigate, her unplanned trip takes a turn into the snow bank, literally! [...]

Vacation (2015)

July 29, 2015
Not Recommended for Families
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 [...]

Pixels

July 24, 2015
Dove "Family-Approved" For Ages 12 and Over
"Pixels" is made for today's audience, with some nostalgia thrown in for the people of the '80s. The film features songs by Hall and Oates, Queen, and other well-known artists, as well as the popular arcade games of the '80s, including PAC-MAN, Donkey Kong, and Centipede. Teenagers in the '80s and [...]

So Help Us God

Dove "Faith-Friendly" For All Ages
"So Help Us God" reminds the viewers that if they are struggling, they can always move forward. This film shows ordinary people dealing with extraordinary challenges, but Grandpa Will, one of the main characters, overcomes these struggles because of his faith. He is a rock to his family and a man [...]

Doggy Daycare

November 6, 2015
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
"Doggy Daycare" is a cute movie with talking dogs for everyone who loves pets. Mutt is a street dog who is always trying to get away from the dog catcher and find a home. When Michelle and Amelia find him in a milk carton, his troubles are less of a problem, or at least he thinks so. This is a [...]

Bandit and the Saints of Dogwood

September 1, 2015
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
There is nothing better than a good treasure hunt! But in this movie the bad guys, along with the principal, are hunting for treasure and acting like a bunch of bumbling fools. The kids are accused of breaking into the school, so they're sent to a camp that looks like a prison...and then there is [...]