actor: Bow Wow

Madeas Big Happy Family, Tyler Perrys

I get the good intentions Tyler Perry has with this film. Madea's niece, Shirley, learns she has a serious health issue and does everything within her power to bring her family together for dinner. The problem is the disrespect that is shown to her and between her daughters and their husbands who [...]

Lottery Ticket

Ever wonder what your friends, family and neighbors would do if you won the lottery? Well, this urban pic paints a rather bleak but funny look at a worst case scenario. Unfortunately, this film is so full of near nudity and foul language that the fun was quickly turned to pain for this reviewer. [...]

The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift

September 26, 2006
"The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift" is an energetic ride from start to finish. Little time is given to introduce the characters. Instead, we are driven full throttle through a maze of curves and turns as our supposed hero learns to break the law and impress the girls by living a "full speed [...]

Roll Bounce

This movie had some very humorous parts, especially when the kids are constantly teasing each other about anything and everything. It seemed like there was merely a fun film, with no serous plot intended. However, there are some good family lessons learned, coupled with a few emotional scenes. [...]

Johnson Family Vacation – Edited

March 24, 2005

Dove Approved for All Ages

Every year the family of Nate's brother wins the family of the year trophy at their family reunion. Nate wants nothing more than to prove to his mom and everyone else there that his family is great too. But there's a problem. He and his wife have been separated for some time and she lives in [...]

Like Mike – Filtered

December 10, 2002

Dove Approved for All Ages

"Like Mike" is a cute movie about a boy, Calvin Cambridge, who lives in an orphanage in San Francisco. He loves and dreams the game of basketball and knows it inside and out, but he has no talent when it comes to playing the game. It ends up being his lucky day when someone donates an old pair of [...]

Like Mike

December 10, 2002

Dove Approved for All Ages

"Like Mike" is not really a basketball story – it’s about the plight of older children trapped in orphanages or foster homes with little hope for adoption into a family. But Calvin and his fellow orphans are “family” and that family feels threatened when Calvin becomes famous. Instead of [...]