Genre Archives: Inspirational

He Knows My Name

March 17, 2015
Dove "Faith-Friendly" For All Ages
"He Knows My Name" is an inspiring film that offers hope! Based on a story by Ron Brough and Sally Meyer, it focuses on a girl named Rebekah (excellently played by talented young actress Melanie Stone). Rebekah lives with her widowed mother Sarah (Aimee Johnson) and her grandfather Reuben (Bruce [...]

Thorns

March 30, 2015
Dove "Faith-Friendly" For All Ages
"Thorns" is a gripping and powerful short film about triumphing over the painful moments of life. It is a compelling movie, and "Thorns" shows that a film can be short yet effective. It features a woman named Catherine (Melanie Nelson) who wanders into a flower shop. She meets a friendly French [...]

David and Goliath

June 1, 2015
Dove "Faith-Friendly" For All Ages
"David and Goliath" sticks to the spirit of the story of David and features the big moment when David brings down the "Empire State Building" known as Goliath. Orson Welles is featured in the film as King Saul and the acting is well executed in the movie. Also, the picture was filmed in Jerusalem [...]

Joseph and His Brethren

July 14, 2015
Dove "Faith-Friendly" For Ages 12 and Over
"Joseph and His Brethren" is an inspirational telling of the biblical account of Joseph, the man of dreams, who was sold into bondage by his jealous brothers. Joseph, the son of his father Jacob's old age, was greatly loved by Jacob, who gave him a coat of many colors as a gift. When Joseph tells [...]

Kings Heart

May 4, 2015
Dove "Faith-Friendly" For All Ages
"King's Heart" is an inspirational and must-see short film that shows that a life well lived will impact others, even when that life comes to an end. Louis King teaches his son Joe that he can accomplish anything with "heart." The State Championship game is coming up for Joe's high school varsity [...]

Uncommon

August 4, 2015
Dove "Faith-Friendly" For Ages 12 and Over
"Uncommon" is uncommonly good! It draws the viewer in and keeps the viewer's attention as it deals with a very modern issue: what kind of rights do Christians have in public schools? The story is interesting and the actors do a good job, particularly Erik Estrada as Mark Garcia, Ben Davies as Aaron [...]

Virtuous

June 2, 2015
Dove "Faith-Friendly" For Ages 12 and Over
"Virtuous" is inspiring and compelling! It ties several stories together by the movie's conclusion and the themes include standing strong when wrongfully accused, forgiveness, and making a fresh start. The cast includes Erik Estrada, excellently playing attorney Jack Evans; Brandy Allison as Simone [...]

A Gift Horse

April 14, 2015
Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages
Amanda is a hard-working young girl on Mr. Canter's ranch though sometimes working too long, making everyone worry that she is spending too much time there and neglecting her school work. But Charlotte, the horse trainer, sees something in the young girl and can identify with Amanda's loss of her [...]

Seven Letters: Ephesus

October 17, 2014
Dove "Faith-Friendly" For Ages 12 and Over
"Seven Letters: Ephesus" shows what can be done when someone labors for God and does it with compassion. Berri Lee does a wonderful job playing "David," a man who recently lost his wife and must confront several issues. One of them involves his daughter Sarah. The government wants the company David [...]

Pass The Light

February 6, 2015
Dove "Faith-Friendly" For Ages 12 and Over
"Pass The Light" encourages viewers to light a candle instead of cursing the darkness. Steve Bellafiore (excellently played by Cameron Palatas) is a devoted Christian who tires of hearing the ravings of a candidate for Congress, Franklin Baumann (Jon Gries). He advocates sending homosexuals away [...]