actor: Leslie Mann

Croods 2

November 25, 2020

Dove Approved for All Ages

The sequel to 2013’s The Croods and the Netflix television show provides laughs, spectacular animation, and more plot than seems possible for a prehistoric society. In this adventure, Grug (Nic Cage) worries about his teenage daughter Eep (Emma Stone) running off with her boyfriend Guy (Ryan [...]

Blockers

April 6, 2018
Blockers is a movie about young teens and their sexual urges, and their parents' desire to prevent anything sexual from happening with them during prom—at least at first. Sadly, the parents eventually decide it is up to their daughters to decide when they should have sex. Modern parenting [...]

How To Be Single

February 12, 2016
Effective January 1st, 2009, The Dove Foundation Review Team has ceased reviewing all NC-17 rated movies and certain extraordinarily explicit R, PG-13 and PG-13 Horror rated films. This decision was reached due to the fact that Dove reviewers are parents or grandparents with conservative [...]

Vacation (2015)

July 29, 2015
Effective January 1st, 2009, The Dove Foundation Review Team has ceased reviewing all NC-17 rated movies and certain extraordinarily explicit R, PG-13 and PG-13 Horror rated films. This decision was reached due to the fact that Dove reviewers are parents or grandparents with conservative [...]

The Other Woman (2014)

April 25, 2014
"The Other Woman" is a film about what everyone thinks it is plus a few. A man is having an affair with not just one other woman but many others and this film focuses on two in particular. The women get together in a meeting that turns into a friendship that no man really wants to face. The women [...]

This is 40

December 21, 2012
Effective January 1st, 2009, The Dove Foundation Review Team has ceased reviewing all NC-17 rated movies and certain extraordinarily explicit R-rated films. This decision was reached due to the fact that Dove reviewers are parents or grandparents with conservative values. As such, we feel that we [...]

The Change-Up

August 5, 2011
You might just think the theme of characters switching bodies has been done a lot and is a tired theme. When this movie is compared to "Freaky Friday" from several years ago, with a then still fairly innocent Lindsay Lohan and Jamie Leigh Curtis, you would be right. That film was genuinely funny [...]

Funny People

July 31, 2009
This movie is supposed to be about funny people but some of the topics are not funny. A man has an affair with a married woman. A fist fight results from this conflict. Another man likes a woman but she sleeps with one of his friends after the friend gets her drunk. A man learns he is dying and [...]

17 Again

April 17, 2009
Zac Efron does a credible job playing a seventeen year old boy who is really twenty years older and thinks like a thirty seven year old. The film manages to convey some real humor such as Zac's character of Mike O' Donnell badly getting the munchies and eating food like it's in short supply. Anyone [...]

Drillbit Taylor

March 21, 2008
Owen Wilson is a likable actor and a likable character in this film, although he is a bit of a shyster. He is a homeless man who showers at the beach and is barely surviving but he does keep track of his e-mail, and one e-mail changes his life. Three boys starting high school, played by Troy [...]