Genre Archives: Comedy

Blockers

April 6, 2018
Blockers is a movie about young teens and their sexual urges, and their parents' desire to prevent anything sexual from happening with them during prom—at least at first. Sadly, the parents eventually decide it is up to their daughters to decide when they should have sex. Modern parenting [...]

Gringo

March 9, 2018
Remember Fargo, a film about crimes out of desperation and people's insatiable stupidity to regain order? It seems as though they just don't make them like they used to—or not as often. With Fargo, the crimes are violent and heinous enough, yes, but the comedic element kept it memorable for over [...]

The Christmas Thermometer

December 1, 2018

Dove Approved for All Ages

The Christmas Thermometer is a warm tale from the heart and perfect for the chilly times of the Christmas season! Holly, a well-meaning bunny, is having some issues with not being so nice to her friends and family. She means the best and only wants to make them laugh, but her attempts only cause [...]

Game Night

February 23, 2018
Game Night is a witty, laugh-out-loud movie that will have you nodding your head while thinking, "Yes, I can relate to that." This imaginative storyline features Gary (Jesse Plemons), the off-beat (everyone has known someone like this guy) next door neighbor to Max (Jason Bateman) and his wife [...]

All She Wishes

Dove Approved for All Ages

This film is entirely enchanting and magical. Sophie (Lexi Giovagnoli) and her counterpart Drake (Calum Worthy) embark on a journey together that begins in the trunk of Sophie’s magical old Chevrolet named Star, given to her by her grandmother, played mystically by Julia Duffy. This car that [...]

I, Tonya

In what is, by now, likely the most quoted or familiar part of I, Tonya, Tonya Harding (Margot Robbie) chases her then-husband Jeff Gillooly (Sebastian Stan) through the close quarters of their house with a shotgun. She fires it, Jeff narrowly escaping, and clips the edge of a cabinet, wood [...]

Don’t Talk to Irene

March 2, 2018
Don't Talk to Irene is a movie about a girl that is different. Irene (Michelle McLeod) is her name, but although she has a weight problem and is considered an outcast, she has courage. She is determined to become a cheerleader at her high school although her mother, a beautiful cheerleader while [...]

Father Figures

December 22, 2017
Father Figuresis one of those movies that is way over the top in some ways and is very funny in certain scenes for that very reason. In the beginning of the movie, a doctor is checking a man's prostate and makes the comment, "Good news. I found your keys!" You immediately know this one will be [...]

Downsizing

December 22, 2017
Downsizing imagines (and rightly so) how our world is completely strapped. Whether it be financial burdens, relationship anxieties, or environmental devastation, we are under pressure and undeniably stressed out. The titular phrase has to do with cutting corners, not by the elimination of employees [...]

Just Getting Started

December 8, 2017
Just Getting Started features veteran actors Morgan Freeman and Tommy Lee Jones, who share a good on-screen chemistry to bring us some hilarious moments. Watching the two compete at golf and even ping pong results in some comedic incidents and dialog. They have an interest in the same woman, Suzie, [...]