actor: Felicity Huffman

Georgia Rule

September 4, 2007
"Georgia Rule" confronts some serious issues like child molestation and the lack of communication between mothers and daughters. The three main leads in this film (Fonda, Lohan and Huffman) all turn in good performances. Lohan was able to convincingly play both rebel and a vulnerable sweet young [...]

Choose Your Own Adventure: The Abominable Snowman

July 25, 2006

Dove Approved for All Ages

Here is a fantastic concept for a DVD. I remember my daughter having a book when she was in school that made her decide where the adventure in the book was going to take her. This great DVD takes you on an adventure by employing the same concept. Teaching your children how to make choices, and [...]

Transamerica

Let me say right up front that this film can not be approved as family-friendly. It not only contains inappropriate material for children, many adults will be offended by the subject matter and the frankness in which it is portrayed. You can't watch this film and not feel some sympathy for its [...]

Raising Helen – Edited

December 1, 2004

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

I figured this film would follow the typical “single independent woman turned mom” theme, without much else. However, I was impressed with “Raising Helen”, as well as the performance of Kate Hudson. There are many good lessons in this warm-hearted movie, along with the comedy derived from [...]

Raising Helen

October 12, 2004

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

"Raising Helen" will appeal more to women because of its gentle humor and wholesome romance. Helen makes personal sacrifices to keep the children: a rebellious teenager, a grieving boy who withdraws and a little girl who feels inadequate. When she and Dan fall in love, there is no hint of a sexual [...]