actor: Brian Cox

Strange But True

Dove Approved for 18+

Dove Review: The opening monologue, narrated by the now-pregnant Melissa (Margaret Qualley), opens with this deep, metaphysical foray: “Is there a world beyond this one? Do we go there when we die? Does God exist? If so, why do bad things happen?” Through Melissa’s journey to her dead [...]

Pixels

October 27, 2015

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

"Pixels" is made for today's audience, with some nostalgia thrown in for the people of the '80s. The film features songs by Hall and Oates, Queen, and other well-known artists, as well as the popular arcade games of the '80s, including PAC-MAN, Donkey Kong, and Centipede. Teenagers in the '80s and [...]

Battle for Terra

July 1, 2010

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

As these two species of the galaxy come together on Terra they both have secrets from their past that need to be revealed. The humans arrive from the planet earth and the surrounding planets that they have destroyed through civil war. Instead of seeking peace, they invade Terra without trying to [...]

The Secret of the Nutcracker

October 20, 2009

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

The Nut Cracker has been a classic for generations at Christmas time, and here is the story of a magical journey of a young Clara. Set in the World War 2 era the viewer follows Clara and her family as they prepare for the Christmas holiday. With the help of her new friend, Uncle Drosselmeyer, Clara [...]

The Water Horse: Legend of the Deep (DVD)

March 25, 2008

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

"It was imaginative." "It was cute!" "I really liked it a lot." "The cinematography was awesome." These are some of the descriptions given by our Dove staff after we viewed this movie. We all agreed that Alex Etel who plays young Angus turned in one great performance. Young Angus finds an egg, [...]

The Water Horse: Legend of the Deep (Theatrical)

"It was imaginative." "It was cute!" "I really liked it a lot." "The sets were great and realistic." "The cinematography was awesome." These are some of the descriptions given by our Dove staff after we viewed this movie. We all agreed that Alex Etel who plays young Angus turned in one great [...]

Running with Scissors

This movie has two big D's in it: It's about a Dysfunctional family and it is Depressing! Norman and Deirdre Burroughs have a terrible marriage and it is affecting their son Augusten. Deirdre has a brilliant gift to write poetry but her mental state is slipping after one fight after another with [...]

Red Eye

January 10, 2006
This film is very well written, but it fails to cause any anxiety. I just wasn’t convinced that Lisa was ever in any real danger, but the movie is well produced. Also, Cillian Murphy delivers a good performance as the villain. Some of his facial expressions and antics would be intimidating to [...]

Red Eye – Filtered

January 10, 2006
"Red Eye" is a thriller which takes place on an airplane when Jackson Rippner (Cillian Murphy) holds Lisa Riesert, a hotel manager, hostage to get a powerful politician into a room with a view (of the killers). In "Red Eye" the plot is good and the story isn't too bad or contrived, but the violence [...]

The Bourne Supremacy – Edited

March 25, 2005

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

From the very first scene, The Bourne Supremacy is packed full of action. Because of who Jason Bourne is no one around him will ever be safe. But Jason doesn't even know who he is. Suspecting that he is part of some secret government operation, Jason has spent his whole life, or what he can [...]