actor: Oprah Winfrey

A Wrinkle in Time

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

Mr. and Mrs. Murry (Chris Pine and Gugu M'batha-Raw) were both scientists incomparable, but when their outlandish ideas lead to risky experiments, the brilliant scientist father of young Meg Murry (Storm Reid) goes missing, and the Murry family is left in ruins, criticized and mocked by the outside [...]


"Selma" is the title and town of this historic film, based on the real-life events surrounding a Civil Rights march on a bridge in Selma, Alabama. Blacks from Selma and across the country wanted to draw attention to the Civil Rights movement and, specifically, their right to vote. The result was [...]

The Princess and the Frog

March 16, 2010

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

Walt Disney's "The Princess and the Frog" should be commended for featuring an African American woman as the lead character, Tiana (Anika Noni Rose). It is nice to see diversity in the world of Walt Disney. The princess as a girl has a loving father and mother and she dreams of one day opening her [...]

Charlottes Web

April 3, 2007

Dove Approved for All Ages

"Charlotte's Web" is an audience's delight! This is a holiday film which every family in America can feel good about seeing. The story is essentially about keeping promises, as Charlotte does for Wilbur, by keeping her promise that he will live past Christmas. She takes special care of him to keep [...]