actor: Nicholas Hoult

Tolkien

May 10, 2019

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

Tolkien is a marvelous journey into the past and into the famous author's mind! The audience learns of the origins of the man and his experiences which inspired the The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings. We learn of J.R.R. Tolkien's father's early death, and not long after that, he finds his mother [...]

Collide

February 24, 2017
"Collide" is a rollicking, action-packed thriller with a twist—it focuses on a man's love for his girlfriend and the risks he takes to pay for an operation she desperately needs. Nicholas Hoult plays Casey, who is athletic and has the luck of a cat— with more lives than one could expect for the [...]

X-Men: Apocalypse

May 27, 2016
"X-Men: Apocalypse" is an explosive, action-packed adventure, the latest addition to the "X-Men" series of films. It features a powerful villain, En Sabah Nur (Oscar Isaac), and he is the mutants' greatest challenge. Due to a tragic event, Mystique (Jennifer Lawrence) and the other mutants must [...]

Mad Max: Fury Road (2015)

May 15, 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 [...]

Jack the Giant Slayer

March 1, 2013

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

"Jack the Giant Slayer" is a retelling of the classic story "Jack and the Beanstalk". In this version, Jack is an unlikely hero when he attempts to rescue the princess who was whisked up into the clouds when Jack's house is raised by the beanstalk. Sometimes campy and at other times funny, this [...]

Warm Bodies

February 1, 2013
Take your pick: "Romeo and Juliet" or "Beauty and the Beast". Those are basically the premises behind this zombie movie, a love story with a unique take. In a post-apocalyptic world the zombies are beginning to take over. One named "R" (he can't remember his whole name) helps the other zombies kill [...]

About a Boy

May 17, 2002
The story’s portrayal of the joy found in friends, family and responsibility is tragically marred by considerable obscene and profane language, as well as much sexually suggestive humor and dialogue. Although Will’s promiscuous lifestyle is portrayed humorously, it’s eventually shown to be [...]