Genre Archives: Drama

When Calls the Heart: The Dance

June 5, 2014
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
The Dance: - In this episode some miners come to town to work and one of them takes to Elizabeth. He quotes poetry and takes her for a walk and then invites her to the Saturday night dance. Jack becomes jealous and also suspicious of the new man in town. Another miner, Mr. Dewitt Graves, likes a [...]

Jacksons Run

February 4, 2014
Dove "Faith-Friendly" For Ages 12 and Over
This movie shows that redemption is possible, even for hard cases! Rusty Martin Jr. gives a strong performance as Jackson Stone, a teen that has the HIV virus, has used drugs, and is running wild until he lands in jail. Jackson has to do community service at a local church. The pastor takes an [...]

Rocky Road

Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
For eight years Harrison has lived in the big city with all the high society thrills-nice apartment, fancy cars, and restaurants at his fingertips. He had thought he had what he wanted most in his life: a big time job. But that comes to an end when the boss tells him the company is downsizing and [...]

Refuge from the Storm: A New Beginning

Dove "Faith-Based" Some Content May Be Objectionable
"Refuge from the Storm: A New Beginning" shows that the battle against the enemy for our souls is real but so is the victory! A young woman named Linda (played excellently by Kristen Quintrall) had a childhood that included sexual abuse by a step-father. Now she is groping for a better life, [...]

Jersey Boys

June 20, 2014
Not Recommended for Families
Many of us baby boomers remember listening to the radio and dancing to the sounds of Frankie Vali and the 4 Seasons. This film directed by Clint Eastwood is based on their story. It shows how three boys brought up in a Jersey neighborhood started out on the wrong direction in life and with a little [...]

A Horse for Summer

July 15, 2014
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
I remember when I was a child sitting around the TV on Sunday night with the family, watching movies about animals and families. Well, this is that type of tale. It is a story about not turning one's back on a member of the family when times are rough. Kent has worked hard to not make the mistakes [...]

Samson

September 2, 2014
Dove "Faith-Friendly" For Ages 12 and Over
This movie showcases a unique take on the story of Samson. The picture opens with a man telling a story to children about "the strongest man ever to live". The film features nice artwork of various scenes of Samson's life. Samson's life is re-created from the Bible, beginning with an angelic visit [...]

For Such a Time: A Story of a Queen and Her King

September 2, 2014
Dove "Faith-Friendly" For Ages 12 and Over
In the Old Testament of the Bible there is the story of Esther, and here in this movie is the portrayal of her life. The production tells how she became the queen, about her Jewish faith and beliefs that helped her through a trying time. It also shows how she used her favor with the king to save [...]

Dying to Be Heard

September 2, 2014
Dove "Faith-Friendly" For Ages 12 and Over
"Dying to Be Heard" is a powerful film, based on true events. There are three stories that tie in together as the movie progresses. One story is about a dying man named Jordan, who was a fantastic accordion player and has struggled with autism. The other plot that ties in is about Jordan's father, [...]

Eclipse

Dove "Family-Approved" For Ages 12 and Over
This very short film brings a message about stopping violence in our world today. It is in connection with a movie called "The Other One", a story about a teacher recovering from a school shooting. We all need to help stop the evil acts that are happening in our schools, malls, churches and other [...]