actor: DJ Perry

Man’s Best Friend

September 2, 2019

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

Man's Best Friend is a gripping tale. Paul Landings (DJ Perry), a wounded Marine veteran afflicted with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, finds comfort in the dogs that he struggles to care for. His struggle is financial—he takes in dogs that would otherwise be euthanized, but the cost causes him [...]

Wild Faith

May 6, 2019

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

Wild Faith is a moving story about a Civil War veteran named Emmet (Shane Hagedorn), who returns home a hero, but he is resentful for the treatment he receives from the townspeople after his wife has passed away, when he continues to house a black woman named Haddie (Lauren LaStrada) and her [...]

The Christ Slayer

February 4, 2019

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

This touching and heartfelt film depicts the legend passed down through the ages about the Roman centurion who is responsible for the death of Christ by striking him in the side with a spear. Though he is unnamed in the gospels, The Christ Slayer follows the Catholic tradition, which has sainted [...]

Forty Nights

April 5, 2016

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

“Forty Nights” is a loose and fictional prequel to “Chasing the Star” and begins with the baptism of Jesus. Soon after, Jesus turns to the desert to face thirst, hunger and worse. Satan first appears as a handsome teenager, one of his many forms, and unsuccessfully presents Him with the [...]

The Book of Ruth: Journey of Faith

November 23, 2009

Dove Approved for All Ages

This is an excellent biblical drama. It is nicely filmed with a background of beautiful scenery and the performances are solid. The story also stays very close to the biblical story of Ruth and her mother-in-law Naomi, with some scenes filled in here and there in a way in which they could have [...]

Figure in the Forest

March 10, 2003

Dove Approved for All Ages

"Figure in the Forest" is an inspiring, well-crafted story of hope in the midst of tribulation. Rita (Mary Jo Cuppone) and David (Dean West) are thrown into a horrific situation that seems to happen "only in the movies." But to them, the tragic loss of their son Shaun is all too real. This creative [...]

Heavens Neighbors

February 25, 2003
This is an interesting film about life's problems, how different people handle them, relationships, and just plain getting through life. John is admitted to a "half way house" for people with emotional/mental challenges. It is there that he meets Jake, another resident. Jake has been there for [...]

Wicked Spring

January 16, 2002
The opening elements of this film reminded me a lot of a Ken Burns type documentary on the Civil War. There was the fabulous music of the era playing while pictures flashed across the screen of the life and times of the early 1860's. The opening battle scene is intense and in some cases the [...]

Wicked Spring

In the heat of the Civil War, six soldiers test the boundaries of friendship and loyalty. It is May 1864 during the Battle of the Wilderness. Lovelorn and homesick Harrison (Brian Merrick), a Confederate soldier, and his boorish acquaintance, James (Terry Jernigan) are separated from their unit in [...]

The Patchwork Girl of Oz

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

Few people know The Wizard of Oz is only one of eight books in The Oz book series. The Patchwork Girl of Oz is book seven, which takes readers—and, in this case, viewers—on another magical adventure through the Land of Oz. Young Ojo and his not-so-lucky uncle visit Dr. Pipt, a nasty man who [...]