Genre Archives: Drama

Stolen Path

April 4, 2017
Dove "Family-Approved" For Ages 12 and Over
"Stolen Path" is a romantic love story about what the heart wants no matter what. When true love finds Victoria, it puts her on a new path toward a completely different lifestyle than the one she was brought up in. No one can change her mind even if it means she will lose the ones close to her. [...]

Fifty Shades Darker

February 10, 2017
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 [...]

Lion

February 10, 2017
Based on a true story, "Lion" is an amazing piece of work and of storytelling that will touch the human emotions. Nominated for an Academy Award for Best Picture and Best Director (Garth Davis), the acting, story, and direction are all topnotch. An interesting aspect of the story is that a young [...]

Promises To Keep

Dove "Faith-Friendly" For Ages 12 and Over
"Promises to Keep" does a good job of showing how messy life can get, but how one can always "come home" to God. Jonathan has long been a good Catholic man and was a devoted husband to his wife. Before he met her, he was in love with Evelyn, "Evie," who left the Catholic church and Jonathan behind [...]

20th Century Women

January 20, 2017
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 [...]

The Founder

January 20, 2017
"The Founder" is an entertaining movie based on a true story and features an excellent performance by Michael Keaton as Ray Kroc. He is a down-on-his-luck salesman pitching a five-spindle milkshake machine and who deals with "Nah, but thanks anyways" far too often. He is ignored and feels the [...]

Sleepless (2017)

January 13, 2017
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 [...]

Live by Night (2016)

January 13, 2017
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 [...]

Silence (2016)

January 13, 2017
Dove "Faith-Based" Some Content May Be Objectionable
"Silence" is based on a 1966 novel of historical fiction by Japanese author Shūsaku Endō. This visually stunning film takes place in the mid-1600s. The story is about two priests, Rodrigues (Andrew Garfield) and Garrpe (Adam Driver), and about their search for a fellow priest, Ferreira [...]

Patriots Day

January 13, 2017
"Patriot's Day" is a gripping and gut-wrenching movie that will move viewers and bring a tear to many eyes. It is based on the true events of the bombing at the Boston Marathon on April 15, 2013. Various key members are woven into the telling of the story. Instrumental and important police [...]