actor: Lynn Whitfield

Prayer Never Fails

April 1, 2016

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

"Prayer Never Fails" is a remarkable film about the power of prevailing prayer. Starring Corbin Bernsen, Clifton Davis, Eric Roberts, and Nick Lashaway, the story focuses on a high school basketball coach named Aiden Paul (Lashaway), who winds up being fired for praying with a student. Before he [...]

My Other Mother

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

"My Other Mother" is an inspiring film about a woman's quest to meet her real mother who had released her for adoption. Candy (short for Candice), played by Lynn Whitfield, is a morning TV host who is very demanding of those around her to the point of being annoying. She gets along well with her [...]

The Dempsey Sisters

June 3, 2014

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

This is an inspiring movie about going for your dreams. It features the Dempsey sisters, Tina, Deana and Sheena, and how one of them, Deena, is fired because her boss tells her she knows she doesn't like her job and she needs to go after her dream. Her dream is singing and Deena goes forward with [...]

Kings Faith

April 26, 2013

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

Brendan King (Crawford Wilson) was involved in drugs and with a gang. But his life changes after a close friend dies and a police raid. Now, he is placed in his eighteenth foster care home after eleven misdemeanors and nine felonies, four convictions and, as he says, "one hair-cut at the insistence [...]

Somebodys Child

May 7, 2013

Dove Approved for All Ages

Here is a moving, inspirational drama about a mother's love. This is a wholesome movie with a message! There is a surprise ending to boot. In addition, you will laugh as the humor will tickle you. A teen girl has twins and has to give up one of the babies for adoption. Later on, without even [...]

Mama I Want to Sing

December 20, 2011
"Mama I Want To Sing" follows a family as they struggle to move on after the death of their husband and the father of two budding artists. Amara is a young girl with a beautiful voice. Luke, her brother, is a photographer with a bright future and Lillian Winter, their mother, preaches the Gospel [...]

Madeas Family Reunion

February 24, 2006
This film was very funny in parts and very touching in other parts. It was also tragic in many aspects as lives were severely impacted by abuse, both physical and sexual. Madea has her head on straight and gives down-to-earth good advice. What is even more entertaining is that the advice is [...]