actor: Josh Hutcherson

Firehouse Dog

April 4, 2007

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

In comparison to many films being released today, this movie is a breath of fresh air. There are some really good issues of substance in this film, including the theme of moving forward following the death of a close loved one. Watch as the dog becomes a close friend and does amazing tricks. Laugh [...]

Bridge to Terabithia (2007)

February 16, 2007

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

Young Jess and Leslie meet in school and soon learn they have several things in common, including a need to explore their imaginations. Leslie's family has just moved in next door to Jess. Soon the two are inseparable and off to a wooded area that becomes a fantasy land of their own making called, [...]


April 28, 2006

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

This movie is laugh-out-loud funny in spots. The audience I saw it with roared with laughter several times. This is one of those films that is funnier than it looks in the trailer. I expected it to be mediocre but was pleasantly surprised. An example is when a friend of Bob's daughter Cassie, a [...]

Little Manhattan

April 4, 2006

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

"Little Manhattan" plays on the theme, "Nothing is as big as your first love," and that is essentially the story. Young Gabe (Josh Hutcherson) plays the boy whose heart is hit by Cupid's arrow when he meets Rosemary Telesko (Charlie Ray). Both kids do a commendable job as leads in the film, which [...]

Zathura: A Space Adventure

November 11, 2005

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

Travel the galaxy with two young un-expecting space pilots in this board game come to life. Zathura may be their destination, but the trip is where the action is at. Like in "Jumanji," the only way to end the adventure is to finish the game. This film has plenty of action and suspense as well as [...]