producer: Gil Netter

Just Mercy

January 10, 2020

Dove Approved for 18+

Bryan Stevenson’s memoir, about becoming a pro bono lawyer for those wrongly convicted on death row and the Walter McMillian case, powerfully conveys the manner in which the Southern Center for Human Rights tackled racial inequality in Alabama and beyond. Destin Daniel Cretton’s cinematic [...]

The Glass Castle

August 11, 2017
Based on Jeannette Walls’ 2005 memoir of the same name, “The Glass Castle” is a thoughtful drama that expertly tackles issues like abuse, trauma, unconditional love, and the power of forgiveness. It’s beautifully shot and acted, boasting of a stellar cast including Brie Larson, Woody [...]

The Shack

March 3, 2017

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

"The Shack" is a profound and creative way of revealing the unconditional love of God. Mackenzie "Mack" (Sam Worthington) has an encounter with the Holy Trinity at a shack following the death of his beloved daughter. The movie is heartwrenching at times, but it reveals the compassion and mercy of [...]

Life of Pi

November 21, 2012

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

"Life of Pi" is a fascinatingly unique story that has no parallel. Pi is the son of a zookeeper in India forced to sell his property and take his family and animals via cargo ship to Canada. Unfortunately, the ship capsizes in a storm and PI and a zebra, an orangutan, a hyena, and a Bengal tiger [...]

Water for Elephants

April 22, 2011
This movie has its moments. You really do step into the old world charm of the circus during the Great Depression. The various acts are showcased including the lions, tigers, clowns, horseback riders and all the rest. Unfortunately when the film lays bare the ugliness of its owner, August, who in [...]

Marley and Me

December 25, 2008
Marley is quite a dog. He has no shame and doesn't know what it means to be embarrassed. When his owner, John Grogan, visits a home for sale, Marley moves with lightning speed and runs through the house to the open back door and dives in the pool. Grogan is the one embarrassed, and he asks the [...]