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The Seagull

May 11, 2018
This film is adapted from a famous Chekhov play and is true to form. Herein lies a series of love affairs and triangles that are Shakespearean in fashion and are embodied by four artists on a spectrum from famous to unsuccessful. The famous actress Irina (Bening) visits her ailing brother Sorin [...]

All My Tomorrows

It was my pleasure to read and review the screenplay All My Tomorrows. This is a coming-of-age true and inspirational story, which parallels the young lives of Chris and Jorge. While Chris is the typical All-American charmer, Jorge is set to one day take over his family’s very successful [...]

Red Sparrow

March 2, 2018
Raw, racy, and containing violence that will cause some to recoil. These are the thoughts I have after reviewing Red Sparrow. Not that Jennifer Lawrence doesn't give her usual strong performance. She plays Dominika Egorova, who was a prima ballerina in Russia until a terrible accident leaves her [...]

The Adventures of the Swiss Family Robinson

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

This is an entertaining and wonderful family film about survival, which thematically makes the point that getting through hardships can bring a family closer together. Starring the Emmy-award winning actor Richard Thomas as David Robinson, this film features a strong cast and good storytelling. [...]

3 Little Pigs and the Magic Lamp

Dove Approved for All Ages

This movie is an adventure for Danny, Bobby, Melanie, the three little pigs, and for your child! Featuring terrific animation with vivid colors, villains in the form of a big wolf and his son, Walter, and the pursuit of a magic lamp that can fulfill three wishes, this is energetic entertainment for [...]

The Stellar Way, Discovering the Star Within

Dove Approved for All Ages

In today’s culture, so much emphasis is put on fame and fortune, and at times it can seem like very little is put on integrity and character. Unfortunately, a lot of children have picked up the idea that being great doesn’t have to include a great attitude. Enter Sparky, a much-needed mascot [...]

Candlelight Service

Dove Approved for All Ages

Candlelight Service is a heartfelt drama centered around the Daniels family during the holidays. Gloria Daniels has a secret which she intends to keep until after Christmas. She only wants one thing…for her estranged family to come together and celebrate Christmas. Gloria has a grandson she [...]

Mullet Family Music Videos

Dove Approved for All Ages

The Mullett Family Music Videos are a sweet and worshipful collection of God-honoring songs beautifully produced and starring the Mullett family children and their friends. This is a wonderful addition to a children’s program at home, school or church and provide hours of fun in the form of [...]

Dove’s Newsy Channel

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

Newsy and Dove have worked together to provide healthy filters and offer a curated news channel for families. Because the news is often out of our control, Dove doesn't get to screen every story, but we've worked with Newsy to deliver current and positive events with safe parameters while remaining [...]

Leap!

August 25, 2017

Dove "Family-Approved" For All Ages

Watching “Leap!” felt a little like going back in time. Not necessarily because of the setting of the story in 19th century France, but more because the nature of the movie felt like 20 years ago. Actually, in a nice way. The dialogue was simple and the characters were a bit rough; and I took a [...]