producer: Jeremy Kleiner

Netflix’s The King

The corrupt Henry IV announces his younger son will be crowned King of England when Henry dies, but after he and his younger son die, Henry V becomes the unlikely, and unwilling, king. While Henry is surrounded by English royal advisors and the Archbishop of the Church of England, he discovers that [...]

Ad Astra

September 20, 2019
The Synopsis: Astronaut Roy McBride travels to the outer edges of the solar system to find his missing father and unravel a mystery that threatens the survival of our planet. The Review: Ad Astra is a conspicuous look at an explorer's mental state and his parent-child relationship that beautifully [...]

Vice

December 25, 2018
The Synopsis The story of Dick Cheney, an unassuming bureaucratic Washington insider, who quietly wielded immense power as vice president to George W. Bush, reshaping the country and the globe in ways that we still feel today. The Review Vice is a play on words, and director Adam McKay treats it [...]

Beautiful Boy

November 2, 2018
Between David and Nic Sheff (Steve Carell and Timothee Chalamet, respectively), there is a world of healing in need of illumination. Nic becomes increasingly addicted to alcohol and drugs, escalating as far as a painful dependence on meth. David, blind-sighted by the changes in his son's life, is [...]

The Big Short

December 23, 2015
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 [...]

Selma

January 9, 2015
"Selma" is the title and town of this historic film, based on the real-life events surrounding a Civil Rights march on a bridge in Selma, Alabama. Blacks from Selma and across the country wanted to draw attention to the Civil Rights movement and, specifically, their right to vote. The result was [...]

If Beale Street Could Talk

The Synopsis A woman in Harlem embraces her pregnancy while she and her family struggle to prove her fiancé innocent of a crime. The Review: If Beale Street Could Talk...what would it say? What would it have seen? Barry Jenkins' (Moonlight) latest film has far less to do with the actual street, [...]