actor: Tammy Blanchard

Amish Grace

September 14, 2010

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

This is a well made film and deals with the tragedy which occurred when a gunman killed five Amish children and injured five others at a schoolhouse shooting in Nickel Mines, Pennsylvania in October 2006. The movie is painfully real and results in a lot of grief for the characters. It is a bit [...]

Bella

October 26, 2007

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

"Bella" is a film which picks up steam as it goes. It opens at a slow pace but once the story begins to move, it is a quality story worth telling. An international soccer star named Jose (Eduardo Verastegui) is about to sign a multi-million dollar contract when tragedy strikes. He suffers grief for [...]

Life with Judy Garland: Me and My Shadows

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

This film haunted me for days. Ms. Garland was an exceptional talent, yet she was controlled by an overbearing mother, several self-serving lovers, including a husband who turned out to be gay, and a domineering studio head who got her hooked on prescription drugs. Her life became a living [...]