Genre Archives: Mystery

Murder on the Orient Express

November 10, 2017
Murder on the Orient Express is one of the most scenic movies I have watched; beautiful snow-capped mountains, parts of the historical city of Jerusalem, lovely green trees dot various locations as the Orient Express chugs along, blowing its stack of smoke. And yet, murder takes place on the [...]

The Colors of Emily

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

Elements of faith come to the forefront in this original drama. Kate (Jenn Gotzon) is a selfish, troubled art buyer who arrives in the town of New Harmony by chance. Through her love of art, she develops a comradery with Emily Burton (Brittany Mann), a blind young artist with a mysterious past. As [...]

Wind River

August 4, 2017
Writer and first-time director Taylor Sheridan ("Sicario", "Hell or High Water") studies the age-old narrative theme of crime in punishment in "Wind River," shadowed as a murder mystery on a Native American reservation. Now, this is not a groundbreaking subject in film, but he does not mean to. The [...]

The Hardy Boys – Season 1

February 12, 2013

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

"The Hardy Boys - Season 1" is a gripping, who-done-it mystery that is fun to watch. It features two handsome young men as the Hardy Boys, Paul Popowich as Joe Hardy, and Colin K. Gray as Frank. There are 13 first-season episodes that feature mystery, adventure, and family devotion. The series [...]

The Girl on the Train (2016)

October 7, 2016
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 [...]

Secret in Their Eyes (2015)

November 20, 2015
"Secret in their Eyes" is a suspenseful story that features some fine actors, such as Julia Roberts, Nicole Kidman, and Chiwetel Ejiofor. The audience will feel sympathy for Julia Roberts' character, Jess, whose daughter is murdered. Her friend Ray (Ejiofor), a former F.B.I. agent and now private [...]

Before I Go To Sleep

October 31, 2014
Effective January 1st, 2009, The Dove Foundation Review Team has ceased reviewing all NC-17 rated movies and certain extraordinarily explicit R and PG-13 rated films. This decision was reached due to the fact that Dove reviewers are parents or grandparents with conservative values. As such, we [...]

After All These Years

September 17, 2013
Audrey—the classy, smart and beautiful wife of a successful executive—is stunned when, following their elegant 25th anniversary party surrounded by many of their best friends, her husband announces he wants out of the marriage and professes his love for another woman. When it seems her life [...]

Garage Sale Mystery

September 13, 2013

Dove Approved for All Ages

For those viewers who love garage and estate sales, this is the perfect movie for you. Jennifer owns a second hand shop so she scours sales looking for things to resell. But she discovers something more about the sales that leads her on a mystery investigation. When she goes to pick up her friend [...]