actor: Josh Lucas

Breakthrough

April 17, 2019

Dove Approved for All Ages

The Synopsis: When he was 14, John Smith drowned in Lake Saint Louis and was dead for nearly an hour. First responders and hospital personnel performed CPR for more than 40 minutes to no avail. Then the youth's mother, Joyce Smith, entered the room, praying loudly. Suddenly, there was a pulse, [...]

Space Warriors (2013)

May 28, 2013

Dove Approved for All Ages

The kids are the heroes in this movie! They work side by side with the adults. The kids are forced into a cataclysmic moment when three astronauts are running out of oxygen in the International Space Station and the kids, led by young Jimmy (Thomas Horn), come up with the best solution to save [...]

The Lincoln Lawyer

March 18, 2011
This is a mystery/suspense story that is better than some I have reviewed. Mick Haller (Matthew McConaughey) is an attorney who always charges the highest prices he can because, as he tells one client, "I don't work for nothing". He works almost all the time except for brief evenings or weekends [...]

Glory Road

January 13, 2006

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

This film is sure to receive critical praise. It has solid acting, good direction, and best of all it is based on a true story. Coach Don Haskins takes the first all-black starting line-up to the 1966 NCAA national championship game. The West Texas Miners beat the Kentucky Wildcats. It is family [...]

Poseidon

May 12, 2006
"Poseidon" is a non-stop thrill as a small band of survivors climb through the inner workings of the ill-fated cruise ship trying to escape. During their journey, we are exposed to those who weren't as fortunate and died; sometimes horrible deaths. However, while understanding that many perished, [...]

Unfinished Life, An

September 9, 2005
“An Unfinished Life” is a story about the pain, anguish and depression caused by holding onto bitterness in the wake of personal loss. In the case of Einar and his daughter-in-law Jean, it is due to the tragic death of his son, her husband, Griffin. In the case of Mitch, it’s about the [...]

Stealth

July 29, 2005
This film is only two hours long, but it felt as though it dragged on for much longer. It is full of spectacular special effects, with more explosions than a Fourth of July celebration, but the story never seems to climax. I sat in the theatre, patiently waiting for the movie to grab my full [...]

Around the Bend

October 8, 2004
This film is an effective retelling of the Prodigal Son. Jason, who was raised by Henry instead of his own father, is the faithful son, and Turner is the lost son. As in the Scripture, the faithful son refuses to accept the lost son who returns home. So, Henry must encourage and manipulate his [...]