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 [...]

Clover

February 22, 2011
Not Recommended for Families
"Clover" is a movie about being lost and racial differences. Clover has been the only other person in her father Gaten's life for a while and believes it is her job to take care of him. But when her father takes a new bride, she feels left out. But the real problems begin when on their wedding [...]

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 [...]

Erich Segals Only Love

Not Recommended for Families
This film is a love story for all time. Matthew is a handsome doctor who has traveled the world. He met his first love on the way to Africa and there asked Silvia to marry him. But when an accident in the war-torn country happens, she makes a deal with her influential father for help. Because of [...]

Truman Capotes: One Christmas

October 9, 2007
Dove "Family-Approved" For Ages 12 and Over
"Truman Capote's One Christmas" is a delight to watch from start to finish! Henry Winkler and Katharine Hepburn star in this wonderfully-told Yuletide story. The year is 1930 and eight-year-old Buddy lives in Alabama with his elderly cousin Sook. He loves her dearly, but his dad (Winkler) has [...]

The Good Witchs Garden

February 10, 2009
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
Everyone in town believes Cassie has magical powers, but whether she does or not is a mystery. She lives in Grey House and is preparing the gardens for a 200-year celebration. But her plans may come to a halt when a man comes to town claiming ownership of the old home. Cassie makes two [...]