director: Davis Guggenheim

He Named Me Malala

October 9, 2015

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

"He Named Me Malala" is a poignant and intimate portrayal of young Malala Yousafzai, a girl from Pakistan who won the Nobel Peace Prize in 2014, after the Taliban made an assassination attempt on her life. Malala is a champion of equality in education, and some people have not appreciated her [...]

Waiting for Superman

October 8, 2010

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

This stirring documentary sends out shockwaves of injustice and even a bit of a sense of futility when it explores the state of America’s public schools. Interviews with education specialists, school superintendents and even Bill Gates add up to an impressive assembly of informed adults who know [...]

Gracie

June 1, 2007

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

This is an inspirational story, based on the teen life of actress Elizabeth Shue who, following the loss of her older brother in an auto accident, becomes determined to play soccer on the boy's team he played on. Carly Shroeder, the actress who plays Gracie, does a great job and portrays a spitfire [...]

Inconvenient Truth, An

June 27, 2006

Dove Approved for All Ages

Aside from the expected political jabs directed at the current administration, "An Inconvenient Truth" proved to be an extremely interesting film containing no overtly objectionable material. While some may argue that the idea of global warming is akin to a conspiracy theory, in this film the [...]

Gossip

April 28, 2000
Part “Murder She Wrote,” part “Columbo,” with a little “Cruel Intentions” thrown into the mix, it is an interesting suspense thriller. However, the sexual situations and language keep me from recommending it for family viewing. Also, the portrayal of these amoral university students [...]

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Gracie

- Dove Approved for Ages 12+

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Gracie

- Dove Approved for Ages 12+