writer: Theodore Melfi

Going in Style (2017)

April 7, 2017
"Going in Style" is a laugh-out-loud, humor-filled movie that features Michael Caine, Morgan Freeman, Alan Arkin, and Ann-Margret. An example of the humor is when a doctor tells Willie (Freeman) that he needs a new kidney. "I'll look on eBay," Willie replies. Willie is good friends with Joe (Caine) [...]

Hidden Figures

January 6, 2017
Hidden Figures was originally not awarded the Dove Family Seal of Approval because the character played by Kevin Costner utters the name of Jesus one time in vain. I understand that such a curse is a breach of an important commandment and I bristle a bit inside when I hear people do it throughout [...]

St. Vincent

October 24, 2014
Bill Murray plays a misanthrope in this movie, and he does "cranky" very well! He plays Vincent, an older man who served in Vietnam; he visits his wife often in the nursing home even though she doesn't know him, does her laundry weekly, and offers to watch a young boy after school because the boy's [...]