producer: Andrew Gunn

Unhinged

Unhinged is a movie you won’t soon forget. For those who have sat at a green light, waiting for the vehicle ahead to start going, or for those who honked at another vehicle only to see the driver become angry, this road rage relatable film is for you. Of course, Russell Crowe is playing the [...]

Bad Santa 2

Effective January 1st, 2009, The Dove Foundation Review Team has ceased reviewing all NC-17 rated movies and certain extraordinarily explicit R, PG-13 and PG-13 Horror rated films. This decision was reached due to the fact that Dove reviewers are parents or grandparents with conservative [...]

Race to Witch Mountain

August 4, 2009

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

"Race to Witch Mountain" is a thrilling ride with loads of fun. Dwayne Johnson plays cab driver Jack Bruno who, despite his past prison time, is a soft-hearted guy who finds himself getting into deep waters when he helps out two teens who just happen to be aliens. Johnson seems to fill these good [...]

The Haunted Mansion – Edited

June 1, 2004

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

Unlike Disney's Pirates of the Carribean, this film based on their theme park attraction will not win any Academy Awards. However, this timeless good vs. evil tale will entertain many audiances familiar with Eddie Murphy's wacky acting style. Their are a few intense scenes with skeletons coming [...]

Freaky Friday – Edited

January 23, 2004

Dove Approved for All Ages

The setting for the movie is Los Angeles, but the hilarious scenes between mother and daughter, both before and after the "switch" to one another's body could be taking place in any town, any home. Mothers and daughters of all agess will laugh till they cry over some of the scenes. Jamie Lee Curtis [...]

Freaky Friday

December 16, 2003

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

The film offers some good discussion opportunities for parents and children on understanding each other. The film does, however, contain some crude language, which deviates somewhat from Disney’s commitment to produce a completely family-friendly work. While disappointed that Disney felt the need [...]

The Haunted Mansion

November 27, 2003
The theatre was packed the night I saw this, and my initial thought was: "Eddie Murphy must be very bored with his life, or really needy financially to have agreed to do this movie". Eddie Murphy's a very funny man and has done some really good movies that people have enjoyed. This isn't one of [...]

Cruella

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

Emma Stone stars as Cruella de Vil, the villain of Disney’s animated 101 Dalmatians, prior to her arrival as the cigarette-smoking, Darling family-terrorizing animal killer. When the audience meets Cruella, she’s still going by Estella, the daughter of a poor seamstress. Entered in a posh [...]

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