actor: Hailee Steinfeld

Bumblebee

December 21, 2018
The Synopsis: On the run in the year of 1987, Bumblebee finds refuge in a junkyard in a small Californian beach town. Charlie, on the cusp of turning 18 and trying to find her place in the world, discovers Bumblebee, battle-scarred and broken. The Review: Bumblebee paves the way for a [...]

Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

December 14, 2018

Dove Approved for All Ages

The Synopsis: Miles Morales becomes the Spider-Man of his reality and crosses paths with his counterparts from other dimensions to stop a threat to all reality. The Review: Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse may well go down as one of the year's biggest and best surprises. The film, shot in [...]

Pitch Perfect 3

December 22, 2017
The tagline of Pitch Perfect 3, the latest in the franchise, is “Last Call Pitches,” and we can only hope this is the case, for we do not need one more of these. Though some inappropriate humor is present, the first and second movies are cute and original, with hearty laughs to be had by most. [...]

The Edge of Seventeen

November 18, 2016
Effective January 1st, 2009, The Dove Foundation Review Team has ceased reviewing all NC-17 rated movies and certain extraordinarily explicit R, PG-13 and PG-13 Horror rated films. This decision was reached due to the fact that Dove reviewers are parents or grandparents with conservative [...]

Pitch Perfect 2

May 15, 2015
"Pitch Perfect 2" features a lot of talent including stars Anna Kendrick and Hailee Steinfeld, who harmonizes with her. It's an underdog story about the Barden Bellas, who are viewed as having no original voice. They are suspended from their college and have to win the international competition to [...]

3 Days to Kill

February 21, 2014
The movie takes place in Paris and stars Kevin Costner as an aging Secret Services Agent named Ethan Runner. He is estranged from his wife and is the father of a teen girl. He is dying but is offered an opportunity to use an experimental drug that just might save his life, if the hallucinations it [...]

Enders Game

November 1, 2013

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

This is a visually stunning movie with a theme of survival. The acting is solid with names like Harrison Ford, Ben Kingsley, Hailee Steinfelt and Asa Butterfield. Butterfield plays Ender Wiggin, a teen boy that Col. Graff (Harrison Ford) sees as having the real potential to help defeat the alien [...]

True Grit

December 22, 2010
Young Hailee Steinfeld might have quite a future in the movies. She plays 14-year-old Mattie Ross, whose father was gunned down by an outlaw named Tom Chaney (Josh Brolin) and she intends to make sure he is captured and pays the price for his murder. Steinfeld is terrific in her role and displays [...]