actor: Will Patton

The November Man

Effective January 1st, 2009, The Dove Foundation Review Team has ceased reviewing all NC-17 rated movies and certain extraordinarily explicit R-rated films. This decision was reached due to the fact that Dove reviewers are parents or grandparents with conservative values. As such, we feel that we [...]

The Fourth Kind

This movie is basically about alien abductions but unfortunately some violence is included which is a bit strong for family viewing. The setting is in Nome, Alaska, and in this remote area Dr. Abigail Tyler (Milla Jovovich) deals with the strange happenings and her video tapes of patients who have [...]

Dog Days of Summer

April 21, 2009

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

The film, “Dog days of Summer”, features a mystery plot and has its dark moments. It deals strongly with human weakness and sin, and a lot of pain is included in the movie. Death is another prominent theme. A stranger moves to town, named Eli Cottonmouth, and he is hired by the town to create a [...]

The List

June 10, 2008

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

"The List" is a film about redemption. A group of men welcome aboard a new member, Renny, whose father was a member of the private group and "the list." There is a history and a mystery which surrounds the list and Renny slowly begins to unravel the mystery. There is an evil which he has to fight [...]

Enough – Edited

In 1996, among all female murder victims in the U.S., 30% were slain by their husbands or boyfriends. In 1990, more than 800 women were killed by their husbands; 400 more were killed by their boyfriends. Uniform Crime Reports of the U.S. 1996, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 1996) One-third of all [...]

Remember the Titans

March 20, 2001

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

Well hurray for Hollywood! At last - here’s a story about overcoming bigotry told without profanity, exploitive sex or excessive violence. What’s more, it’s downright entertaining. Movie-goers have become jaded by the ever-present coarsities including rude language, gestures and gross bodily [...]

Jesus Son

Narrating the film in a disarming tone of voice, the young man (Billy Crudup) presents his story; the ecstasy of first live, the agony of loss, the sadness of substance abuse and the starkness of sudden sobriety. The film puts us in the center of a grimy lost world of uneducated party people who [...]

Gone in 60 Seconds

Let me get this straight. They’ve made a motion picture that shows the audience how to steal any car, no matter the protective devices, and in just seconds. In the words of “Saturday Night Live’s” Church Chat Lady, “Well, isn’t that special.” Now, just remember, all of you [...]

The Postman – Filtered

September 25, 1998
"The Postman" is a post-apocalyptic movie set in 2013. Kevin Costner stars as the embattled poet, who is conscripted into a mad-man’s army, escapes, and becomes a symbol of community, order, and unity, that inspires the rebuilding of America. Members of an all-conscript militia, run by Bethlehem, [...]