actor: Kristin Scott Thomas

Darkest Hour

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

Gary Oldman does an excellent job in Darkest Hour portraying Winston Churchill as the stubborn leader that was needed by Britain during World War II. He was a persistent, determined leader; and if not perfect, than certainly the perfect leader needed for that dark hour. One of the themes of the [...]

Confessions of a Shopaholic

This movie makes some points about how easy it is to get into credit card debt, and how shopping can be an addiction as much as drinking or gambling can be. Not that this is not a comedy. Isla Fisher plays Rebecca Bloomwood and she does have very good comic timing. One scene features her boss, Luke [...]

Keeping Mum

This black comedy, filled with English humor, is teeming with mystery and family secrets. A family that is rather dysfunctional and certainly has its share of problems. But everything can be worked out with a little help from the character Grace who is not the person they think she is. Grace helps [...]

Up at the Villa

October 24, 2000

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

Thoughtful and well conceived, this is an intelligent film that relies on witty dialogue and rich, detailed performances rather than bombs and car chases to hold the viewer's attention. Even though there is an implied sexual liaison, lessons are learned from the impulsive act that serve to alert [...]

Sweet Revenge

With a dark and sometimes unnerving mixture of elements from “Strangers on a Train” and “Throw Mama from the Train,” this made-for-Showtime movie is occasionally satisfying. I said, occasionally. Unfortunately, most of the comic moments center around sexuality. And the premise of someone [...]