director: Richard Loncraine

Firewall

This boiler plate Harrison Ford action film has Ford again fighting the bad guys in gutsy fashion with grit and determination. Jack Stanfield (Ford) tries to outwit his family’s kidnappers to save their lives and his reputation. Much like his character in "Air Force One", Harrison, as [...]

Wimbledon – Edited

March 25, 2005

Dove Approved for All Ages

This was a really interesting movie. There's a man whose whole life has been playing tennis but he is now faced with the fact that his career may be over. Even his own brother is betting against him in his matches. But he gets a wild card and he is able to play in Wimbledon. There's a woman whose [...]

The Gathering Storm – Edited

January 30, 2004

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

In this presentation, Albert Finney becomes Winston Churchill: the sometimes tortured genius who led England during World War II. Many reviewers have given accolades to this HBO production. I will add mine in this review. The film's focus is in the events leading up to the time when Germany [...]