actor: Kathy Bates

Little Black Book

August 6, 2004
Starting at a slow pace, this film becomes more interesting as the pieces of the puzzle come together. Little Black Book deals with issues of honesty in dating relationships. Instead of confronting her boyfriend with her suspicions, Stacy chooses to go behind his back, lying in order to get [...]

About Schmidt

December 13, 2002
Roberta shocks Warren with her steady stream of obscenities and profanities, her talk of an energetic sex drive and her seductive ways. The film offers inspiration to make a difference in someone’s life, but it drags and earns a negative rating because of its profanity, obscenities and [...]

My Sisters Keeper

June 18, 2002

Dove Approved for All Ages

This is a very moving, well done story with excellent acting by all the characters. Despite the differences in the lifestyles of the sisters, both are willing to compromise to find the best solution, even though it means making sacrifices, especially on Judy's part. The love they share is [...]

American Outlaws

August 17, 2001

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

If you are looking for a historical movie about the life and times of Jesse James, keep looking. According to Director Mayfield, "As far as I'm concerned Jesse James is a myth. We put a new spin on an old tradition." In order to enjoy his new spin, you must set aside any knowledge you may have of [...]

Annie (1999)

May 30, 2000

Dove Approved for All Ages

Alicia Morton is outstanding as the new version of Annie, playing the role with a guileless sincerity. Her co-actors, particularly Kathy Bates, Victor Garber and Audra McDonald, are also more than competent in their respective roles. Bates is funny, Garber plays both serious businessman and [...]