actor: Frank Oz

Zathura: A Space Adventure

November 11, 2005

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

Travel the galaxy with two young un-expecting space pilots in this board game come to life. Zathura may be their destination, but the trip is where the action is at. Like in "Jumanji," the only way to end the adventure is to finish the game. This film has plenty of action and suspense as well as [...]

Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith

May 19, 2005

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

George Lucas sure knows how to tell a story. He has incredible imagination and creativity. How he brings these stories to the big screen in such epic fashion is amazing. The details of all the gadgets, flying machines, civilizations, distant worlds, and story lines are second to none. "Revenge of [...]

Star Wars: Episode II – Attack of the Clones

May 16, 2002

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

Many "Star Wars" enthusiasts agree that "Attack of the Clones" was better than "The Phantom Menace," and that the final new "Star Wars" film, "Revenge of the Sith," was the best of the three. "Attack of the Clones" does have some good moments. The story revolves around a grown up Anakin Skywalker, [...]

Star Wars: Episode I – The Phantom Menace

May 19, 1999

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

This first film in the "new" Star Wars trilogy was a box office monster, but many fans were disappointed with it as it concentrated on a young boy who would turn into Darth Vader, rather than a young adult Anakin Skywalker. The film does have its moments. It showcases a fantastic lightsaber battle [...]

Muppets From Space

July 14, 1999

Dove Approved for All Ages

You can’t go wrong with the Muppets! Still as charming as ever. I had the pleasure of revisiting my childhood and enjoying this flick at a local theatre filled with at least a hundred preschool and elementary age children. Their laughter was indicative that the humor of Miss Piggy and Kermit is [...]

Jim Henson’s Holiday Special

Dove Approved for All Ages

Jim Henson’s Holiday Special is a gem for the whole family this Christmas. Jim Henson’s (Muppets, Sesame Street, Fraggle Rock) Emmet Otter's Jug-Band Christmas originally released in 1977 and The Bells of Fraggle Rock originally released in 1984 have been remastered and brought to the big [...]