actor: Jane Curtin

Ode to Joy

August 9, 2019
The Synopsis: Based on a true story, Ode to Joy tells the story of Charlie, a quiet librarian suffering from cataplexy. Thanks to his disease, he passes out every time he experiences intense emotions—even when he meets his dream girl, Francesca. The Review: Charlie (Martin Freeman) has spent his [...]

Our Town

May 23, 2003

Dove Approved for All Ages

Take some of the most influential actors and actresses of our time and cast them as townspeople in the play "Our Town," and you get a wonderful presentation that begs to be watched again and again. Acting is hard enough, having to know your marks and cues, but take away most all props and backdrops [...]

Catch a Falling Star

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

I’m not sure I find much heroism in the film’s heroine. She walks out of a production, leaving the studio and the film crew up a creek while she tries to find herself. (The "me first" mantra doesn’t seem to be working, yet it still gets promoted by artistes.) Then the film portrays everyone [...]