producer: Avi Arad

Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer

October 2, 2007

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

In the latest installment of Fantastic Four, our heroes face a new opponent bent on destroying earth and also reacquaint themselves with an old foe. Action abounds in this exciting adventure as do the product placements. In fact, the film seems to poke a little fun at its own expense by placing [...]

Ghost Rider

June 12, 2007
This film is very visual. The images of the blazing skull head on top of Johnny Blaze's body as he travels by motorcycle in his role as "the devil's bounty hunter," are stunning. There are some good performances in the film, including Peter Fonda as a cunning devil, Nicholas Cage as Johnny Blaze, [...]

X-Men: The Last Stand

October 3, 2006

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

For those of you who have seen prequels I and II, this movie picks up where II left off with some interesting twists (you're probably as surprised as I was to see Famke Janssen among the cast list). If you haven't seen the earlier episodes, "X-Men: The Last Stand" opens with enough historical [...]

Fantastic Four – Filtered

December 6, 2005

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

"The Fantastic Four" is a comic series that stunned a nation when it came out in 1961. The movie's plot involves the team of space explorers looking to advance the human race by studying the activities similar to 'those that, in their opinion, may have started life on earth. The film itself is full [...]

Fantastic Four

December 6, 2005
Fantastic Four was originally scheduled for release shortly after The Incredibles opened last year. The release was delayed because the special effects in The Incredibles would have put Fantastic Four's to shame. Well, I can truley say that the effects were worth the wait but unfortunately, the [...]

Spider-man 2 – Edited

April 12, 2005

Dove Approved for All Ages

Spiderman is having even more trouble jumping between being the web-slinging superhero and Peter Parker. His uncle is gone. His aunt is having trouble being on her own. Mary Jane and his best friend are not entirely happy with him. He can't keep a real job. He can't pay his rent. His school is [...]

Spider-Man 2

November 30, 2004

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

"Spider-Man 2" has been called the best super hero movie ever made. Roger Ebert said that and many film critics and reviewers, including myself, agree. This film has it all-a terrific story, stellar performances from the cast, great special effects and music and a few surprises along the way. [...]