actor: Amy Poehler

The House

Scott and Kate's devotion to their daughter Alex is undeniable. And parental love is to be highly commended. However, Alex's parents have been irresponsible with their money habits and their budget—or lack of a budget—and they can't pay for Alex to attend college. Enter their friend Frank [...]


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 [...]

Inside Out

November 3, 2015

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

"Inside Out" will have viewers leaving the theater happy! Pixar Studios has done it again—the story, humor, and imagination combine in a wonderful package that will delight audiences everywhere. The film focuses on young Riley (Kaitlyn Dias), who moves with her mom and dad from Minnesota to San [...]

Free Birds (2013)

February 4, 2014

Dove Approved for All Ages

If you are a turkey you hate Thanksgiving because you are the main course. This funny animated movie begins when Reggie and Jake (both turkeys) meet up after Reggie is pardoned by the president so he won't have to become Thanksgiving dinner. He loves his new life because he has been adopted by the [...]

The Secret World of Arietty

May 22, 2012

Dove Approved for All Ages

This is an awesome film, with old fashioned values and beautiful animation. The fourteen-year-old girl in this movie talks with respect to her parents and is a kind hearted girl. She and her parents are wary of the humans as they are much bigger than Arrietty and her family. This is because [...]

Baby Mama

Tina Fey has come a long way from her start in "Saturday Night Live". This comedian, writer, producer, actor and mother must be fabulous at multi-tasking. In "Baby Mama" she plays an overachieving business woman who has spent all her time on her career and now her biological clock is ticking away, [...]