actor: Mel Gibson

Daddy’s Home 2

November 10, 2017
Will Ferrell and Mark Wahlberg are back as the hilarious daddy-duo, Brad and Dusty, in this funny holiday-themed sequel. Brad (Farrell) and Dusty (Wahlberg) have put aside their differences from the first film and are now the loving, attentive co-patriarchs of a flourishing blended family. Brad is [...]

Steve McQueen: An American Icon

October 10, 2017

Dove Approved for All Ages

Steve Mcqueen was the King of Cool. Fame, fortune, women, cars—he had it all. At the height of his career in the ‘60s and ‘70s, he was Hollywood’s highest-paid actor, charging $50,000 to simply read a script. Still, something was missing. With two failed marriages, a near-death experience [...]

The Expendables 3

August 15, 2014
"The Expendables 3" is an action-packed film from beginning to the end and filled with many well-known actors. This reviewer has not seen the previous Expendables films so cannot compare, but this movie has something for everyone including drama, comedy, action, adventure and suspense. The only [...]

Machete Kills

October 11, 2013
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 [...]

Edge of Darkness

January 29, 2010
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 [...]

Braveheart

May 24, 1995
William Wallace lives again in this film by Mel Gibson! Gibson does a terrific job in playing the legendary hero, a man who has a reason to fight. The king of England, known as "Longshanks", is responsible for the deaths of those close to him. In a frightening scene in the beginning of the film, [...]

The Big Question

April 4, 2006

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

This documentary deals with the existence of God. Questions are asked such as, "Who is God for me?" "Is God male?" "How do you pray?" "Are there miracles today?" A variety of answers are given by actors, rabbis, ministers, Christians, Jews, Muslims and non-believers. This can be a faith-builder as [...]

What Women Want

December 15, 2000
Mel Gibson demonstrates a flair for comedy in this new Paramount release. It is a nice romantic film, diminished only by two irreverent uses of Christ’s name and a few minor obscenities evidently placed in the script to avoid the dreaded G-rating. Although it does contain a few crude [...]

Patriot

June 30, 2000
First, the good news: the film depicts the honor, bravery, sacrifice, courage and determination our forefathers displayed while facing down tyrannical King George and his trained army. Also, emotional threads weave throughout the story, binding people together. For instance, one farmer who [...]

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