actor: Jane Fonda

Book Club

May 18, 2018
As I consider the book club I am about to join for the summer, I am certain we will not be reading 50 Shades of Grey, unlike the main characters from the newly released film Book Club. The youngest of this crew are Mary Steenburgen (Carol) and Don Johnson (Arthur), both in their upper 60s; everyone [...]

This is Where I Leave You

September 19, 2014
Effective January 1st, 2009, The Dove Foundation Review Team has ceased reviewing all NC-17 rated movies and certain extraordinarily explicit R-rated films. This decision was reached due to the fact that Dove reviewers are parents or grandparents with conservative values. As such, we feel that we [...]

Georgia Rule

May 11, 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 [...]

Monster-in-Law

May 13, 2005
I know there are people out there that won't like this film because Jane Fonda is in it. Her past politics irritate many, and I’m sure this performance will agitate many too. But I found her to be very entertaining as the wacko mother-in-law intent on keeping her son’s love all to herself. The [...]