director: Alan Metzger

The Familiar Stranger

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

What starts out as a depressing drama about a woman left alone to raise her children while keeping the wolves from the door, turns into a slick, well-acted mystery. What a pleasure to view a film that focuses on good storytelling without today’s quotient of objectionable content. Here there is no [...]

If You Believe

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

A time filler, “If You Believe” has little outstanding to recommend. The lead is so unlikable; you begin not to care about her. Although the story is set during the holidays, the producers have been careful to leave any mention of Christ’s birth out of the script. Even the Christmas songs [...]