writer: Malcolm MacRury

Mr Hockey: The Gordie Howe Story

May 7, 2013

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

Gordie Howe was a simple, quite man off the ice but on it, he is a force to be reckoned with. Nicknamed "elbows" due to his frequent use of them to other player's faces, he became "Mr. Hockey" by scoring 786 goals in his NHL career. After retiring from the Detroit Red Wings and taking a job in [...]

Harvest

May 1, 2011

Dove Approved for All Ages

Love of family, land and a generational farm are the backdrop for this outstanding film set against breathtaking fields ripe for harvest. Brothers Daniel and Jacob Hansen are night and day different. We find Jacob Hansen set to marry Maddy and shortly thereafter his father plans for him to inherit [...]

The Adventures of Black Stallion: Season 2

May 8, 2007

Dove Approved for All Ages

Episodes: BARN BURNER: A girl with a bad attitude is suspected of setting fire to barns housing race horses. Soon Henry and Alec become involve in the investigation. There is a man smoking in this episode. DIAMONDS: Henry and Alec have a vacation planned when they inadvertently become the target of [...]

The Adventures of Black Stallion: Season 1

December 5, 2006

Dove Approved for All Ages

Episodes-WHERE THERE'S A WILL: When Henry has a health problem, he begins to question if he is too old to train The Black and Alec. Alec is disrespectful to Henry in the heat of an argument but Alec’s mom discusses the fact that anger is healthy but we need to be careful how we exhibit it. VIGIL: [...]

Songs In Ordinary Time

Spacek and Bridges shine, but the film has a dark, often depressing feel. The ex-husband is an alcoholic, the 1959 New England community is contemptuous of a divorced woman, church members are shown as unloving, and there is much strife in the home due to the father’s drinking and a shortage of [...]