actor: Melissa McCarthy

The Kitchen

August 9, 2019
The Kitchen is Widows-light and violence-heavy. Dove audiences won't go for the language, the boozing, the wife-abusing and definitely not the corpse-dismembering, where we even hear bones snapping for full effect. Viewed in the most favorable light, the movie might leave room to discuss the [...]

The Happytime Murders

August 24, 2018
Welcome to Los Angeles, the "City of Angels" as the city's nickname goes. Except now, angels don't walk the streets alongside people. Puppets do—colorful, whimsical to the eye and seemingly ready to combust into song at any moment. Even then the Happytime days (in reference to a television [...]

Life of the Party

May 11, 2018
One of Hollywood's leading queens of comedy, Melissa McCarthy, heads back to school in Ben Falcone's Life of the Party. After receiving the shocking news that her husband of over two decades wants a divorce, Deanna (McCarthy), decides to seize the day by heading back to finish her degree in [...]

Ghostbusters (2016)

July 15, 2016
"Ghostbusters (2016)" is a remake of what many fans of the original film consider to be a classic. A reboot can be tricky because of people's expectations. In this case, the Ghostbusters are all female and have a male secretary. However, some of the original concept remains, including the hearse, [...]

The Boss

April 8, 2016
Effective January 1st, 2009, The Dove Foundation Review Team has ceased reviewing all NC-17 rated movies and certain extraordinarily explicit R, PG-13 and PG-13 Horror rated films. This decision was reached due to the fact that Dove reviewers are parents or grandparents with conservative [...]

Spy

June 5, 2015
Effective January 1st, 2009, The Dove Foundation Review Team has ceased reviewing all NC-17 rated movies and certain extraordinarily explicit R and PG-13 rated films. This decision was reached due to the fact that Dove reviewers are parents or grandparents with conservative values. As such, we [...]

Tammy

July 2, 2014
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 [...]

The Heat (2013)

June 28, 2013
Sandra Bullock and Melissa McCarthy have teamed up to perform in this less than hilarious film about an FBI agent and a Boston police officer who attempt to find a drug smuggler. Along the way, they form a bond but while trying to get there the audience is forced to listen to the foulest language [...]

Identity Thief

February 8, 2013
When a man's identity is stolen by a woman he goes in search of her to bring her back to the police so she can clear his name. Along the way they become friends and share some touching moments. Unfortunately, the trip is interrupted by some drug dealers and a bondsman who are also after the [...]

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