director: Gary Marshall

Raising Helen – Edited

December 1, 2004

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

I figured this film would follow the typical “single independent woman turned mom” theme, without much else. However, I was impressed with “Raising Helen”, as well as the performance of Kate Hudson. There are many good lessons in this warm-hearted movie, along with the comedy derived from [...]

The Princess Diaries

December 18, 2001

Dove Approved for All Ages

Director Garry Marshall, who brought us “Pretty Woman” and “Runaway Bride,” revisits the realm of every girl's fantasy (becoming a princess and living happily ever after) and puts a different spin on an age old story. The different “spin” is that Mia doesn’t want to be a princess [...]