actor: Thomas Mitchell

It’s A Wonderful Life

October 18, 2016

Dove Approved for All Ages

Perhaps the most important film Hollywood ever produced It’s A Wonderful Life demonstrates how we affect the lives around us. Full of Christian symbolism, It's a Wonderful Life reinforces the belief that our compassion and responsibility do make a difference in the lives of those with whom we [...]

High Noon

June 7, 1952

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

This is a classic film for a reason. The tension mounts in this one as a convicted killer and former prisoner who was pardoned is headed back to town by train for a showdown with the marshal who sent him there, Will Kane (Gary Cooper). Cooper deservedly won an Academy Award for his performance as [...]

Lost Horizon

March 1, 2008

Dove Approved for All Ages

This is an old black and white film with a story which still touches human beings. It is about a plane and five people who leave Bascule to go to Singapore and they end up in a mountain range in Tibet. Their plane crashes and they are rescued and taken to Shangri-La. This fictitious paradise [...]

Gone with the Wind

December 1, 1939

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

"Cinematic Masterpiece!" "National treasure!" This is how "Gone with the Wind" has been described by critics. It won 10 well-deserved Academy Awards in 1939, including Best Picture. Best Supporting Actress was awarded to Hattie McDaniel, the first African-American to win an Oscar. This 3-hour, [...]