director: Rob Reiner

And So It Goes

July 25, 2014
"And So It Goes" could be the title of where the movie stands as far as receiving our Dove "Family-Approved" Seal. This movie is funny and engaging at times, but falls short in the content arena, and "so it goes" that it doesn't receive our Seal. Michael Douglas and Diane Keaton are genuinely funny [...]


September 17, 2010
"Flipped" is a terrific movie that falls short as a family-friendly film in the language department. The story itself features young love as Juli Baker falls for Bryce Loski when he and his family move next door. The story is well rounded. Bryce ignores Juli until later when he has romantic eyes [...]

The Bucket List

January 11, 2008
There is a certain amount of awe that accompanies seeing two major film stars like Jack Nicholson and Morgan Freeman on the same screen. Both men have turned in great performances in the past and both are larger than life on the screen and off. That said, the closest Jack Nicholson has come to [...]

Rumor Has It

December 25, 2005
"Rumor Has It" is a cute flick. It sure didn’t have an incredible amount of substance but the cameos by such film favorites as Kathy Bates in this extension of the classic film "The Graduate" made enduring some of the more predictable circumstances worthwhile. I would have to agree with the [...]

Alex and Emma

June 20, 2003
The film has many funny scenes, especially the give and take between writer and stenographer, and at times is touching. It does however have enough negative elements — some violence, implied sex, profanity and crude language — to prevent Dove from awarding it the Dove [...]