actor: Paul Newman

Cars 3

June 16, 2017

Dove Approved for All Ages

It’s been a while since I heard a theater crowd applaud at the end of the movie. It wasn’t a passionate, emotional applause, but definitely a joyful, grateful appreciation for a positively delightful evening out with the kids. This third installment in the Cars franchise takes us back to the [...]

Cars

June 9, 2006

Dove Approved for All Ages

This movie was enjoyable to watch. It had a pretty good story for a film that had a plot about animated racing cars. Director John Lasseter also directed the "Toy Story" movies and he always does a quality job. The story is about Lightning McQueen and how at first he only cares about himself and [...]

Hud

December 2, 2003
Hud Bannon(Paul Newman) is the type of man who only thinks about himself. His selfishness has driven a wedge between his father Homer (Melvyn Douglas) and himself. Hud was in a car accident years before in which he didn't receive a scratch but his brother died. Homer has a good relationship with [...]

Our Town

May 23, 2003

Dove Approved for All Ages

Take some of the most influential actors and actresses of our time and cast them as townspeople in the play "Our Town," and you get a wonderful presentation that begs to be watched again and again. Acting is hard enough, having to know your marks and cues, but take away most all props and backdrops [...]

Where The Money Is

April 14, 2000
Throughout the years there have been many films that feature thieves, cons and rogues. Several are even on my personal list of favorites, including “The Sting” and “Bedtime Story.” But the trouble with these films is their ability to glamorize a life in crime. Years ago I viewed “Das [...]