actor: Michael Shannon

12 Strong

January 19, 2018
12 Strong is based on an amazing true story. New captain, Captain Mitch Nelson (Chris Hemsworth), is assigned to the first Special Forces team to be sent to Afghanistan following the horror of 9/11. Nelson had previously led several trainees, and now they follow him into the nightmare of war. [...]

Elvis and Nixon

April 22, 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 [...]

Man of Steel (2013)

June 14, 2013
In the latest re-boot of the Superman movies, we open with a grown Clark who is still searching for clues to his past. As we are brought along, we witness flashbacks of his youth and see how difficult it was for him to control his powers because his earthly father believed that the world was not [...]

Premium Rush

August 24, 2012
"Premium Rush" is a unique film. A bike messenger in New York City named Wilee (also called Coyote from the Wile E. Coyote of "Road Runner" fame) takes chances with his life each work day, riding throughout New York City while dodging rushing cars and avoiding open taxi-cab doors. He doesn't have [...]

Revolutionary Road

January 23, 2009
The talent in this film becomes obvious by simply watching it. Both DiCaprio and Winslet breathe life into their characters, the married (but not necessarily happily) Frank and April Wheeler. This film features the theme of simply surviving and working for a paycheck while grappling with the [...]

Bug

May 25, 2007
This horror film had the gore seemingly required of the genre but the plot fell short of telling any semblance of a story. Ashley Judd and Michael Shannon’s acting fails to lend anything positive to the film. However, Harry Connick Jr. is a real departure in his role as Aggie’s convict [...]

8 Mile

November 8, 2002
With an over-abundance of profanity, sex and violence you should stay at least 8 miles away from this [...]