director: Anne Fletcher

Hot Pursuit

"Hot Pursuit" is one of those comedies that strikes the funny bone every once in a while, but also misses as much as it hits. For example, there is a scene in which Officer Cooper (Reese Witherspoon) and Daniella Riva (SofĂ­a Vergara), the witness she is protecting, hide under a deer head/skin and [...]

The Guilt Trip

This is a cute movie. Barbara Streisand plays the overly protective mother of her only child, a now grown son named Andy Brewster (Seth Rogen) who pitches his organic cleaner to various companies without success. His mother, Joyce, is now a widow. When Andy learns he was named after his mother's [...]

The Proposal

Sandra Bullock plays a book editor named Margaret who is facing deportation to her native Canada if she doesn't come up with a quick solution. She does. Her solution is to marry her executive assistant Andrew (Ryan Reynolds). She is the boss most people can't stand including Andrew. When she is [...]

27 Dresses

If you like romantic comedies, what could be better than a romantic comedy about every girl's favorite subject -- weddings? This film is characteristically sweet, with likable characters and an uncomplicated storyline. Some would make you feel guilty for indulging your sweet tooth on a film like [...]

Step Up

December 19, 2006

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

This film manages to tell a pretty good story along with a lot of dancing. Tyler Gage (Channing Tatum) gets into trouble and has to do community service at the Maryland School of the Arts, and he winds up helping a promising young dancer named Nora (Jenna Dewan). His goals change and the attraction [...]