actor: Jon Heder

The Ladybug

November 20, 2018

Dove Approved for All Ages

Ruby is an innocent, adorable little ladybug who has spent her entire life in captivity. Enclosed in her glass habitat, Ruby dreams of a place she can be a real bug─free, wild, and happy. After a chance encounter with a smooth-talking dragonfly, Master Dan (Jon Heder, of Napoleon Dynamite fame), [...]

Beyond Beyond

March 8, 2016

Dove Approved for All Ages

Jonah and his parents have a wonderful life together until, one day, a bird comes along and takes away his mom, who had been sick. When this happens, Jonah and his dad move to a boat on the ocean, and every day Jonah sends a letter to his mother. But his father thinks these letters are ridiculous. [...]

Walt Before Mickey

August 14, 2015

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

Many of us have grown up with the Wonderful World of Disney. This is the story based on a book by Timothy Susanin, which tells the early story of Walt Disney that led him to become the famous animator that he was. Disney spent his early years in Kansas, and his father was hard on him because of his [...]

Christmas Eve

December 4, 2015

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

Getting stuck in an elevator is overwhelming, and on Christmas Eve, it's even more stressful. A chain of events causes many different people to get stuck in six different elevators around the city, but they're all connected somehow. The story tells how these people cope with their situation and how [...]

A Mouse Tale

February 10, 2015

Dove Approved for All Ages

When the youngest mouse in the family is being picked on by his older siblings, Grandpa decides to tell him a story about another little mouse named Sebastian and his friend Samantha. These two were chosen to go on a great adventure to save their kingdom from the evil Black Rodent. While [...]

The Little Penguin: Pororos Racing Adventure

February 11, 2014

Dove Approved for All Ages

Pororo and his friends have dreams about being a Jet Ski racer champion and when an unexpected trainer lands in their village it gives them the chance to train for the event they always wanted. But sometimes things are not always what they seem to be. The team of friends are off to the Northpia [...]

A Monsterous Holiday

October 15, 2013

Dove Approved for All Ages

This spooky animated movie will put you in the mood for Halloween. It features terrific voice work from Drake Bell (Andy), Sean Astin (Spencer), Brooke Shields (Betsy) and Jon Heder as Frankenstein's monster. The animation is colorful, the theme of a fun Halloween is delightful, and the story of a [...]

When in Rome

January 29, 2010

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

This was a pleasant surprise. I knew it had a chance to be awarded our Dove "Family-Approved" Seal but I was concerned that either language or the sex category would be outside our guidelines. A three in any of those categories would have prevented us from awarding the movie our Dove Seal. Instead, [...]

Surfs Up

June 8, 2007

Dove Approved for All Ages

"Surf's Up" promotes a strong theme of friendship, which adds a nice touch to the film. The animation and antics of the penguins are enough to keep kids happy. One of the main characters, Cody, learns a lot about relationships with others and that life is not all about him. He is very competitive [...]

Blades of Glory

March 30, 2007
If you like watching figure skating and admire the talent and athleticism of the sport's skaters then this film may not be for you. If you cringe at the image of two male skaters dancing/skating together at times quite intimately then this film is definitely not for you. The makers of this film go [...]