Genre Archives: Drama

Free State of Jones

June 24, 2016
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, 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 [...]

Hunger in America

May 7, 2014
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
"Hunger in America" reveals that many American citizens suffer from hunger, and that hunger is not just a third-world problem. A few pastors are becoming involved in fighting hunger, as are figure heads of organizations, and they are in this documentary, too. Many organizations send excess food to [...]

The Christmas Secret

October 4, 2016
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
Christine and her children Zach and Hayley are adjusting to life in a small town during the Christmas season. When some unfortunate events occur, their happiness as a family is challenged. When Christine stops to help a stranger who is having a heart attack, she is late for work and loses her job. [...]

Angel of Christmas

October 4, 2016
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
Susan, a newspaper writer, has a "humbug" attitude toward Christmas, because her ex-boyfriend left her on Christmas Day. She runs into Brady not once, but twice, and he is determined to get her into the holiday spirit. He is not the only one -- the Christmas Angel that the family has passed down [...]

The Rally-LA: Breaking The Curse

July 26, 2016
Dove "Faith-Based" Some Content May Be Objectionable
"The Rally LA: Breaking The Curse" is a powerful story about redemption and shows that no one is ever too far gone for God to reach. It's a story about a man who shifts his priorities from money and the things of this world to God and to his family. Kenneth Copeland and Eric Roberts do a [...]

Echo Rhyme

August 1, 2016
Dove "Faith-Based" Some Content May Be Objectionable
"Echo Rhyme" is inspired by certain Bible stories and features one man's journey and search for the truth. Paul, whose father calls him "Frank," is raised by a father who operates in the criminal underworld. Frank does a "hit" job on a man he later learns something about that shocks him, and a [...]

The Giant of Thunder Mountain

March 1, 1991
Dove "Family-Approved" For Ages 12 and Over
"The Giant of Thunder Mountain" is an interesting adventure, which features a giant, some precocious kids, a beautiful mountain surrounded by woods, and a bear. What's not to like? Richard Kiel stars in this story, which is set in the autumn of 1896. The giant, named Eli, who lives on Thunder [...]

Me Before You

June 3, 2016
Not Recommended for Families
"Me Before You" is a dramatic romance, based on the book by Jojo Moyes, and it is checkered with many humorous moments. The two leads, Sam Claflin as Will Traynor and Emilia Clarke as Louisa Clark, shine. They are very talented and share terrific chemistry. The plot involves Louisa losing her job [...]

Scattered

Dove "Faith-Based" Some Content May Be Objectionable
"Scattered" is a unique and original film. The story opens with a young woman named Monica (Erin Rose), who is holding a party to celebrate her college graduation. She recently became a Christian, and some of the friends she invited do not like the "new" Monica. They arrived with plans to party. [...]

The Fight Within

August 12, 2016
Dove "Faith-Friendly" For Ages 12 and Over
"The Fight Within" inspires the viewer to fight life's battles. Logan (John Major Davis) is a college student who has trained his entire life as an MMA (Mixed Martial Arts) fighter, but a tragedy occurs and he faces doubts as to who he really is. Logan meets a Christian girl who helps him in his [...]