Genre Archives: Comedy

Men Women and Children

October 17, 2014
Not Recommended for Families
"Men, Women and Children" makes a point while presenting a realistic, and often graphic, portrayal of the use of the internet and cell phones in today's society. The movie showcases the many temptations, including a married man and father (Adam Sandler) who visits porn sites and sets up an [...]

Heavenly Match

Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
"Heavenly Match" is a movie for the whole family. It presents the comical and dramatic troubles of a female minister named Casey. She has the calling, or does she? Her life is not going as she thought it would or should. She believes she should change careers and become a lawyer. Her mind is made [...]

Alexander and the Terrible Horrible No Good Very Bad Day

October 10, 2014
Dove "Family-Approved" For Ages 12 and Over
"Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day" brings to energetic life the book written by Judith Viorst upon which this movie is based. The film features stars Steve Carell and Jennifer Garner as Ben and Kelly Cooper, and young Ed Oxenbould as their son Alexander. Life is a [...]

Nothing to Declare

August 28, 2007
Not Recommended for Families
This is a quirky movie about a small town in Canada of 376 residents. Putterton was started by George Putter's great-great-grandfather and now he is the only descendant left. When a new tax agent comes to town, everyone finds themselves in a predicament because no one has paid taxes in 50 years, [...]

The Glory Bugles

Dove "Family-Approved" For Ages 12 and Over
"The Glory Bugles" show up to make you laugh in this unique and fun-filled comedy. They spin their charm with anecdotes, puns, and songs. Queenie, Beulah, Farley and Harley give it their all in this series of skits which take place in, of all places, Box Springs, Tennessee. The humor includes [...]

This is Where I Leave You

September 19, 2014
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-rated films. This decision was reached due to the fact that Dove reviewers are parents or grandparents with conservative values. As such, we feel that we [...]

A Magic Christmas

November 4, 2014
Dove "Family-Approved" For Ages 12 and Over
Many families find themselves disconnected because of schedules, electronics and interests. Jack Carter's family is no different than most families in today's world. But Jack has a plan to go to the place where his life was less hectic to enjoy time with his lovely wife and their two children, plus [...]

Snowglobe

October 7, 2008
Dove "Family-Approved" For Ages 12 and Over
This is a cute little Christmas movie. Everyone has their dream of the perfect Christmas full of decorations, a wonderful meal, and perfect gifts. Angela's holiday dream happens to be the one inside the snow globe she receives. She finds herself wanting to be in the make-believe world more and [...]

Snow 2: Brain Freeze

October 13, 2009
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
Nick and Sandy are on their second Christmas together in this sequel to the movie "Snow." The Claus couple are getting ready for the holiday, but this year there is a little problem. Nick has amnesia after being hit on the head, but Sandy cannot tell him who he is because he must discover the truth [...]

Snow

October 7, 2008
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
Nick Snowden is trying to get his reindeer Buddy to come to the North Pole for Christmas, but Buddy needs to learn how to fly. Santa's sleigh cannot fly with only seven reindeer. But for Nick to get this done, he needs help from a few people and he needs to let them in on his secret. The laughs [...]