actor: Peter Fonda

The Last Full Measure

January 24, 2020
The Last Full Measure explores Pitsenbarger’s valiant rescue of the many soldiers during Operation Abilene through the testimonies of the men he had saved. It offers a fresh and horrific perspective of what it truly feels like to be a soldier returning from war, as well as grant anyone who views [...]

The Ultimate Life

September 6, 2013

Dove Approved for All Ages

This movie is an excellent prequel/sequel to "The Ultimate Gift". In this story Red, via a video, reminds his grandson Jason that he knows Jason's life will make a difference in the lives of others. The film then takes us through a flashback and we see the events that shaped young Red's life, how [...]

Copperhead

June 28, 2013

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

This is a tense and gritty movie about the Civil War and how it split not only two armies apart, but next door neighbors as well. In fact, in one scene the minister is confronting certain people regarding their convictions and the war, and one man as he is walking out asks, "Blessed are the [...]

Smitty

February 1, 2012

Dove Approved for All Ages

"Smitty" is a movie about values, change and the realization of the truly important things in life. We see these lessons lived out in the lives of Ben, his mother and grandfather. As the three of them come to learn who the others really are, they experience the necessity of family and friendship. [...]

Ghost Rider

February 16, 2007
This film is very visual. The images of the blazing skull head on top of Johnny Blaze's body as he travels by motorcycle in his role as "the devil's bounty hunter," are stunning. There are some good performances in the film, including Peter Fonda as a cunning devil, Nicholas Cage as Johnny Blaze, [...]

Back When We Were Grownups

November 21, 2004

Dove Approved for All Ages

Sometimes when we get older and our lives are over-loaded with stressful things, we tend to look back to the "What ifs?" In this Hallmark Hall of Fame movie, that is Rebecca's question, so she decides to look up an old sweetheart. I enjoyed this movie, as I always do with Hallmark Hall of Fame [...]

Thomas and the Magic Railroad

July 26, 2000

Dove Approved for All Ages

This delightful musical adventure combines live action, digital effects and traditional model animation with a well-told story. A funny, gentle film aimed at the most neglected audience, the preschoolers, “Thomas and the Magic Railroad” contains positive messages about friendship, loyalty and [...]