actor: Mary Wickes

The Christmas Gift (1986)

November 4, 2014

Dove Approved for All Ages

John Denver starred in this made for TV movie in 1986. It is a delightful Christmas story about a small town in Colorado that believes in a 100 year old legend, as well as in Santa. But when George, an architect played John Denver; is sent there on the pretense of a vacation by his boss to check [...]

The Canterville Ghost

August 15, 2010

Dove Approved for All Ages

This 1985 TV version of the classic Oscar Wilde tale is an easy one to watch. Only 54 minutes long, the viewer will be amazed at how different the effects are in this film compared to those that are used today. One of many tales that are told is the one about a castle in England haunted by a ghost [...]

Almost Partners

August 15, 2010

Dove Approved for All Ages

Every young girl has a dream of what she wants to be when she grows up and in this comical movie Molly wants to be a detective. She has read many stories and can analyze the situation she is looking at. But when she meets Detective Jack Welder, she wants nothing more then to be his "Almost [...]

White Christmas

October 19, 1954

Dove Approved for All Ages

This holiday classic deserves its place in history. The acting is fantastic. Bing Crosby, Danny Kaye, Rosemary Clooney and Vera Ellen head the cast in this musical which includes great choreography in the dances, memorable songs (including the best seller "White Christmas") and some timely humor to [...]

The Trouble with Angels

October 1, 2003

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

A comical story of two young girls that become best friends at a Catholic boarding school. The two are hilarious in the trouble they cause Mother Superior. But, like all mischievous children, they are always caught at the misdeeds and pay the consequences for their actions. When this movie came [...]

Where Angels Go Trouble Follows

January 1, 2003

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

I remember watching this movie when I was a young girl. This is a hilarious movie of a different era which shows the mischievous ways of the girls in the nun's care. Supported by a cast of younger looking well-known stars, you will laugh at the trouble the Angels and the Sisters encounter on the [...]

Hunchback Of Notre Dame

July 29, 1996

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

Loosely based on the Victor Hugo classic about the deformed bell ringer who rescues a beautiful gypsy accused of witchcraft. A remarkable piece of work. The animation, both computer and hand drawn, is so three dimensional, I swear many crowd scenes came to life. The musical score by Alan Menken [...]