director: Jim Sheridan

Dream House

This is one of those films that if you go to the restroom during the movie you might not know what is happening when you return. The film takes a sudden shift somewhere just beyond the half-way mark and then the viewer must decide if what is happening is in a character's mind or is really a [...]


This is a powerful story which gets into the head of a soldier who is tortured in Afghanistan and who returns home a changed man. He is the father of two girls and one of his daughters is frightened of him when he returns, sensing the change and the boiling pot he has become. He accuses his wife of [...]

Get Rich or Die Tryin’

Though this controversial film is intended to be an accurate portrayal of life on the streets during the drug wars of the late 1970’s, its success at doing so prevents it from being family-approved. The graphic and intense violence, nudity and numerous profanities tell the dramatic [...]

My Left Foot – Filtered

March 9, 1999

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

The autobiography of Christy Brown reveals how he became an accomplished painter and writer. He was honored for all of his work. Brown's life is depicted starting with a childhood in which his cerebral palsy makes everyone but his mother think he is brain damaged. Brown shocks everyone when he [...]