June 16, 1987

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

It all started in El Salvador in February 1977. Oscar Romero is appointed Archbishop of the church there, but the National Guard and the police do everything they can to scare religious leaders. Violence is becoming more and more prevalent, until Romero's best friend, who is a priest, an old man [...]

Computer Who Wore Tennis Shoes 1970

December 31, 1969

Dove Approved for All Ages

Computers are sure a lot smaller today than they were in 1969! This it the period in which the film's story line takes place, and the computer of that day was a behemoth. Kurt Russell is in fine teenage form as Dexter, the student leader at his college, who has the computer's memory zapped into his [...]

Spy Kids 2: Island of Lost Dreams

August 7, 2002

Dove Approved for All Ages

There is not much in this film that would frighten young children but it should be noted that some animals are grown to life size, and some skeletons chase and duel with a character. Also, there is a four headed alien which is a bit bizarre. There is a character who says "Shitaké mushrooms" and it [...]

Land of the Dead

June 24, 2005
I certainly hope that zombie movie production has struck a dead end. "Land of the Dead" was neither scary nor action-packed. A viewer can only get so much excitement out of watching zombie after zombie being killed—again. In fact, I spent more time laughing in this film than for some of the [...]

The Crazies

February 26, 2010
Effective January 1st, 2009, The Dove Foundation Review Team has ceased reviewing all NC-17 rated movies and certain extraordinarily explicit R-rated films. This decision was reached due to the fact that Dove reviewers are parents or grandparents with conservative values. As such, we feel that we [...]