actor: James Hong

The Lost Medallion: The Adventures of Billy Stone

March 1, 2013

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

Kids will love this movie because if features children who emerge as the heroes of the story! Alex Kendrick, the actor and director of "Facing the Giants" stars as a story-teller named Daniel Anderson who shares a fantastic tale about a lost medallion with kids at a foster home. He features kids [...]

Trinity Goodheart

March 27, 2012

Dove Approved for All Ages

Do you see people for who they are or what they look like? That is a central theme of this heartwarming film. Everyone is different in some way or another. Unfortunately many people are too quick to judge others based on some sense of conformity. Differences are to be celebrated, not frowned upon. [...]

Balls of Fury

August 29, 2007
Randy Dakota has to rejoin the competitive sport of ping pong to bring down the man who killed his father nearly twenty years earlier. This is much as you would expect from a film with this type of title as the humor was mostly sophomoric in nature. It was full of sexual innuendo, discussion of [...]

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 [...]

China Rose

February 8, 2005
This film was a near-miss for us. If not for the implied sex between an unmarried couple, this film would have received our Dove "Family-Approved" Seal. As it is, it wandered outside our guidelines. George C. Scott gives a strong performance as a man who travels to China in hopes of finding his son [...]

Mulan

June 19, 1998

Dove Approved for All Ages

It's difficult assessing which is the cardinal ingredient of any successful animated film. The cinema is a collaborative art form. Nowhere is that more evident than in the animation genre. Voice characterizations, drawings, concept, music, art design, etc., all must blend harmoniously to make a [...]