actor: Mandy Patinkin

Wonder

November 17, 2017

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

Dove Families, it has been our practice to eliminate movies that use the name of our Lord in vain. In 2017, we have done studies to seek the best course, particularly in situations like this. When a movie like Wonder or Hidden Figures are made without our same sensitivities, but with so many other [...]

Smurfs: The Lost Village

April 7, 2017

Dove Approved for All Ages

The lovable Smurfs are back. This time, Smurfette wants to find her purpose. It seems that all the male Smurfs in the village are named after their special trait—such as Clumsy, because, well, he is clumsy; Brainy, because he is smart; Hefty, because he is strong; and Grumpy—well, that is [...]

The Jock Hero Dog

July 17, 2012

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

This movie proves that humble beginnings can lead to great lives. This is an inspiring movie about the runt of the litter, named Jock, a puppy who is considered the bravest of his family even though he is the smallest of his siblings. He is chosen to go on an adventure and soon teams up with a man [...]

Everyones Hero

September 15, 2006

Dove Approved for All Ages

"Everyone's Hero" is an animated family film of the highest caliber. It is an enjoyable tale with many positive themes: a loving intact family, good reliable friends, goal setting, never giving up, and a belief in yourself. Equally significant is the compelling storyline, fantastic animation, good [...]

Adventures Of Elmo In Grouchland

October 1, 1999

Dove Approved for All Ages

In this zany interactive film by Jim Henson, Elmo ventures to Grouchland to retrieve his precious blanket that was stolen by the mean villain, Greedy Huxley. Elmo goes through many obstacles and meets many new people while trying to get his blanket back. This movie was not only nostalgic for me, as [...]