actor: Peter Dinklage

Croods 2

November 25, 2020

Dove Approved for All Ages

The sequel to 2013’s The Croods and the Netflix television show provides laughs, spectacular animation, and more plot than seems possible for a prehistoric society. In this adventure, Grug (Nic Cage) worries about his teenage daughter Eep (Emma Stone) running off with her boyfriend Guy (Ryan [...]

The Angry Birds Movie

"The Angry Birds Movie" is a fast-paced film that features some humorous puns and comedic moments. For example, bird sicknesses, such as "bird flu," "chicken pox," and also the term "cardinal sin" are mentioned as something less than desirable. The angry birds, led by Red, battle against the pigs [...]

The Boss

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 [...]

Pixels

October 27, 2015

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

"Pixels" is made for today's audience, with some nostalgia thrown in for the people of the '80s. The film features songs by Hall and Oates, Queen, and other well-known artists, as well as the popular arcade games of the '80s, including PAC-MAN, Donkey Kong, and Centipede. Teenagers in the '80s and [...]

Death At A Funeral (2010)

I have heard that the original film version of this movie had some genuinely funny moments. This one doesn't have many, and certainly the viewer is hard pressed to find any which would be suitable for family viewing. Unfortunately, this is a raucous film with plenty of emphasis on sex. The jokes [...]

Underdog

December 18, 2007

Dove Approved for All Ages

"Underdog" is a warm fuzzy movie sure to please the entire family. Moms and dads will fondly remember these lovable characters from their youth as they learn how Underdog obtained his powers and why he speaks in silly rhymes. The writers did an impressive job of weaving all of the original catch [...]

Find Me Guilty – Filtered

June 27, 2006

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

"Find me guilty" was based on a true story and actually had some footage of the real trial in it. Jackie, a known mobster and drug dealer, takes the stand as his own attorney and sucks in the audience and the jury with his wit and charm. He paints a picture of himself as a nice guy who would hurt [...]