actor: Kevin Pollak

The One I Wrote for You

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

"The One I Wrote For You" makes this clear: a person doesn't have to sell out to be successful. Talent will always be appreciated by someone. The terrific cast of this film includes Cheyenne Jackson as Ben Cantor, a man who once had a dream to write songs and sing them for an audience. Now he finds [...]

Grace Unplugged

February 11, 2014

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

Watching this movie is a tremendous experience! It is made in the same vein as "Facing the Giants", "Fireproof" and "Courageous". It is unashamedly about honoring God and remembering to treat others the way one desires to be treated. The acting is superb and the story is realistic and riveting as [...]

A Country Christmas

October 29, 2013

Dove Approved for All Ages

This is a delightful film the entire family can enjoy. When disgruntled Arizona Senator Max Schmucker campaigns against Santa Claus, a brother and sister named Zach and Miley Logan decide to fight against him, especially after Santa shows up in their own barn! His powers have weakened due to the [...]

The Whole Ten Yards

In this occasionally funny movie of frequent slapstick humor, a gangster boss hits his dimwitted goon in the face whenever he questions him. Violence is used many times for comedic effect. There are several instances of sexual content: a man’s hand is on a woman’s bare breast, a couple is [...]

Dr. Dolittle 2 – Edited

January 15, 2004

Dove Approved for All Ages

This is good family viewing. Kids will love watching Dr. D. talk to the animals, as he did in the original version. The topic is timely: save the forest from the cut and slash people who're leveling every tree. This is really good viewing for families with young [...]

Dr. Dolittle 2

August 27, 2002

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

Continuing the funny premise that humans can hear animals talk makes this sequel a fun and lighthearted story about how important it is to stick together and help each other out. The comedy is skewed from an animal's perspective and ranges everything from domesticated animals seeking therapy, to [...]

Steal This Movie

Years ago I saw a film entitled “Das Boot,” about the inhabitants of a German U-boat during WWII. All of a sudden, I found myself hoping they would escape detection from the “enemy.” I realized then the power of this medium. A filmmaker can easily control the viewer’s perspective. And [...]

Whole Nine Yards

Although this film has some very funny moments and Perry has finally found a feature where he is able to successfully use what he has learned on his “Friends” TV series, it is a disturbing film. The dark humor centers around a hitman with morals (he has no compulsion about killing strangers, [...]

House Arrest

August 27, 1996

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

When their parents decide to separate, a brother and sister lock them in the basement. Soon several other teens imprison their folks, hoping to resolve family [...]