actor: Lily Tomlin

Ponyo

August 14, 2009

Dove Approved for All Ages

In this day and age we have gotten use to the 3-D animation. This is more like the original cartoons many years ago. With a star cast of voices, the fantasy magical world of the sea comes to life. This is where Ponyo, a little gold fish, longs to become human after she was saved by a small boy. [...]

A Prairie Home Companion

June 9, 2006

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

"A Prairie Home Companion" brings us Garrison Keillor's "unique" brand of humor, translated from the radio to film. The story is about a radio program which is about to go off the air, and an angel of death (Virginia Madsen) is seen lurking throughout the film, seemingly symbolizing the "death" of [...]

I Heart Huckabees

October 8, 2004
A big part of this one is the barrage of filthy language, including more than 50 obscenities. Even before the opening credits, Albert vents with a string of f- and s-words. Add to that a crude sex scene when Caterina seduces Albert and the two disappear into a muddy marshland where they engage in [...]

The Kid

July 7, 2000

Dove Approved for All Ages

One of the best episodes of TV’s “Northern Exposure” had Maggie, the female lead, meeting herself as a teenager. I thought it was one of the most clever and original ideas to come to the “boob tube.” Now, some ten years later, the same clever and original idea has come to the big screen. [...]