director: Raja Gosnell

Show Dogs

May 18, 2018
Dove.org is celebrating the positive action by Global Road Entertainment in responding to the outpouring of concern from moms around the country. We want to also acknowledge the Dove community, because thanks to you, and to other publishers raising their voices, we now have a new film in theaters [...]

The Smurfs

July 29, 2011
I fondly remember the Smurf cartoons from when I was a kid. How sweet and wholesome they were. Well, this is the 21st century and my how things change. This film has a simple premise, some of the Smurfs go through a water portal and land in New York City. Gargamel and his cat follow and the chase [...]

Beverly Hills Chihuahua

October 3, 2008

Dove Approved for All Ages

This is one the kids will love! "That's the greatest movie ever!" a young boy said as I was leaving the theater following the early screening. I don't think I will go that far, but kids and parents can enjoy this one together. George Lopez winds up with most of the good lines, as he voices Papi, [...]

Yours, Mine and Ours (2005)

November 23, 2005

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

Dennis Quaid and Rene Russo team up in one of the funniest family comedies of the year. Just imagine, not only do you have 8 kids from a previous marriage, but the woman you fall in love with has 10 kids of her own. Wow! Many of you will remember this heartwarming tale from the original starring [...]

Big Mommas House

June 2, 2000
This is one funny movie as the new Big Momma proves she "got game" by beating a bunch of boys at basketball, teaching the local karate instructor moves he didn't even know, and finally catching the escaped convict. Martin Lawrence does a great job in this Nutty Professor-like role. Alas, the [...]