Genre Archives: Comedy

Mortdecai

January 23, 2015
Not Recommended for Families
"Mortdecai" is hit and miss with its comedy. There are times when the jokes and gags don't really work, but when they do they are laugh-out-loud funny. Two of these feet-tickling moments involve Johnny Depp. In one scene his character, Mortdecai, is cocky and sure of himself during a fencing match, [...]

The Wedding Ringer

January 16, 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 and PG-13 rated films. This decision was reached due to the fact that Dove reviewers are parents or grandparents with conservative values. As such, we [...]

Chasing Ghosts

April 21, 2015
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
Everyone must face death in his or her lifetime, whether a friend, loved one or acquaintance, and it is hard for some to except the inevitability and finality of death. Lucas lost his older brother in an accident and he is trying to deal with that loss in his own way. He is filming funerals trying [...]

Wheres the Love

April 21, 2015
Dove "Family-Approved" For Ages 12 and Over
"Where's the Love" is a movie about human frailty and it portrays this frailty well. Sidney and Ryan (David Banner and Denise Boutte) host a TV show as marriage counselors, but they are not taking their own advice—their own marriage lacks communication. Ironically, they spoke about communication [...]

Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb

December 19, 2014
Dove "Family-Approved" For Ages 12 and Over
"Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb" is hilarious fun! There are several laugh-out-loud moments in the movie, which is as good as the original and brings this trilogy to an appropriately humorous conclusion. The magic is about to be lost and once Larry (Ben Stiller) learns why, he is off to [...]

Top Five

December 12, 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 and PG-13 rated films. This decision was reached due to the fact that Dove reviewers are parents or grandparents with conservative values. As such, we [...]

Horrible Bosses 2

November 26, 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 and PG-13 rated films. This decision was reached due to the fact that Dove reviewers are parents or grandparents with conservative values. As such, we [...]

Clerical Errors

January 16, 2015
Dove "Faith-Friendly" For All Ages
Vinny is a follower, so when his friend Fish at the group home decides to run away Vinny goes with him. Together the two grow up getting into trouble with the law repeatedly, but when Fish decides that Vinny is not loyal he leaves his friend behind. The two meet up again as Fish is robbing a bank, [...]

Dumb and Dumber To

November 14, 2014
Not Recommended for Families
Harry and Lloyd are back with their stupid antics. This time they are on an adventure to look for Harry's daughter, one that he did not know he had. But more importantly he needs a donor for a new kidney. If you saw the first movie then you pretty much know the scenario of this one. It is not [...]

Thom and Dusty Go To Mexico

December 1, 2014
Dove "Family-Approved" For Ages 12 and Over
(Note: distributor is MGM/UA - admin will change after notification is complete) "Thom and Dusty Go To Mexico" is a unique film and unlike any I have seen before. It is about two buddies who wind up going to Mexico and having a few adventures they didn't plan on. Thom is always trying to get Dusty [...]