actor: Mimi Rogers

Far From Home

March 11, 2003

Dove Approved for All Ages

''Far From Home'' is a heart-wrenching story about a boy and his dog getting lost off the coast in a storm and his family's desperate search for them. I thought the story was well written and I especially enjoyed Angus explaining his actions along the way. This made it clear that his dad had gone [...]

Lost in Space: Edited

January 22, 2002

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

This live-action movie is based on the classic TV series from the 1960s. The special effects are amazing for the most part, but a chimp-like creature called Blarp is obviously a CGI creation. The effects don't make up for a less than stellar story line. The film simply does not have the innocent [...]

My Horrible Year

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

Eric Stoltz (a longtime favorite in the indie circuit), does a great job here of making a would-be average run of the mill teen drama/comedy visually entertaining and subjective, and writer McIlvaine does a great job with the script, making it self-aware and comically cynical towards other cheesy [...]

Lost In Space

October 6, 1998

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

Danger Will Robinson! This updated version of the classic 60s TV series is loaded with special effects and perhaps too many. It bears little resemblance to the original series, and there are scenes which could be a bit intense for the very young, including the robot's attack against some of the [...]

Dark Horse

March 25, 1991

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

Dark Horse is a heartwarming tale of loss, hope, restoration, and transformation told through the experiences of Allison, a young teen played convincingly by Ari Meyers. The film begins with her grieving the death of her mother and a life she once knew in Los Angeles. Her move to the country is a [...]