Genre Archives: Drama

A Matter of Faith

October 17, 2014
Dove "Faith-Friendly" For Ages 12 and Over
"A Matter of Faith" boldly attacks a topic that almost everyone is interested in--Creationism vs. Evolution. This quality movie features solid acting including two veterans, Harry Anderson and Clarence Gilyard. Rachel Whitaker (Jordan Trovillion) was raised by loving parents in a Christian home [...]

Fury (2014)

October 17, 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 [...]

The Best of Me

October 17, 2014
Not Recommended for Families
"The Best of Me" is a complicated movie about a simple story. James Marsden plays Dawson, a young man who comes from an unloving family. His father is abusive and his brothers do anything Dad says to do. After physical abuse by his father, Dawson finds a garage to sleep in until he is woken by an [...]

The Black Rider Revelation Road

October 7, 2014
Dove "Faith-Friendly" For Ages 12 and Over
David A.R. White knocks it out of the park in this thrilling, faith-based action film "The Black Rider: Revelation Road." White is outstanding as Josh McManus, a Christian man with awesome martial arts and fighting skills. Several action sequences are packed into the movie and White proves himself [...]

The Judge

October 10, 2014
Not Recommended for Families
"The Judge" is a heartbreaking story of a father and son that do not get along and have been estranged for many years. When Hank returns to his small town in Indiana it seems that nothing in town has changed and neither has his father's attitude towards him. The only thing that has brought the two [...]

Addicted

October 10, 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 [...]

Gone Girl

October 3, 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 [...]

Elevator To Salvation

March 16, 2015
Dove "Family-Approved" For Ages 12 and Over
"Elevator to Salvation" is both a creative story and a unique film. Two powerful businessmen, Jim and Bob, wind up in an elevator that reverts back to the 1930s. Both men are in need of salvation, and both have had people fired they didn't care for and have profited financially by manipulating [...]

Psychology of Secrets

September 8, 2014
Dove "Family-Approved" For Ages 12 and Over
"Psychology of Secrets" is an inspiring movie that offers hope for the future despite a person's dark secrets from the past. Debbie Harmon produced, wrote, and directed this film and did a remarkable job. She plays a woman named Samantha who has suffered much and has had insults heaped on her for [...]

My Other Mother

Dove "Family-Approved" For Ages 12 and Over
"My Other Mother" is an inspiring film about a woman's quest to meet her real mother who had released her for adoption. Candy (short for Candice), played by Lynn Whitfield, is a morning TV host who is very demanding of those around her to the point of being annoying. She gets along well with her [...]