actor: Rachel Griffiths

Hacksaw Ridge

November 4, 2016

Dove Approved for 18+

"Hacksaw Ridge" is a faith-based movie that features a powerful message, a gripping performance from Andrew Garfield as Desmond T. Doss, as well as dynamic directing from Mel Gibson. The movie is based on the true story of Doss, who refused to learn to handle a gun during his basic training during [...]

Plainsong

April 25, 2004

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

"Plainsong" is a touching story about how people you would least likely suspect can help you at the time you need it most. Tom just had his wife leave him and his two boys. If that's not enough, he has to deal with a delinquent student assaulting him and then being forced to pass the kid. His boys, [...]

The Rookie

March 29, 2002

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

"The Rookie" is an inspiring film, based on the true story of Jimmy Morris, a man who tucked away a dream of being a big league pitcher after his arm was injured. Jimmy caught the dream from the time he was a boy, despite having a father who was a career Navy man who did not share his son's [...]

Blow

April 6, 2001
A true cautionary tale, “Blow” is well acted and poignant. But the producers fail to paint the entire picture of the drug culture. While writers David McKenna and Nick Cassavetes and director Ted Demme focus attention on George Jung’s involvement in making drugs hip and available, they [...]

Blow Dry

March 7, 2001
The film takes its humor mostly from absurdities and crude sexual bawdiness. It also condones [...]