producer: Ken Katsumoto

Norm of the North: King-Sized Adventure

June 11, 2019

Dove Approved for All Ages

A king keeps his word, no matter what. Sounds like a great vehicle to present the Gospel, doesn't it? Although Norm of the North: King-Sized Adventure is not a faith movie, its lesson about doing and meaning what you say is delivered in such a delightfully comic way that kids young and old can't [...]

Alpha and Omega: Journey to Bear Kingdom

May 9, 2017

Dove Approved for All Ages

Stinky, Runt, and Claudette decide to go to the Eastern Forest to see royalty, Queen Bear and Princess Canue. The also understand they will be in big trouble and grounded when their parents find out where they went. But when the rogue wolves attack the royals, the cubs and friend do their best to [...]

Alpha and Omega: The Big Fureeze

November 8, 2016

Dove Approved for All Ages

The "Alpha and Omega" wolves are back with this charming story about family. Kate and Humphrey have gone to look for food, and their pups start to worry because the two of them have not returned. When Runt sees a storm heading their way, the pups tell their grandparents that they want to go find [...]

Alpha and Omega: Dino Digs

May 10, 2016

Dove Approved for All Ages

When Kate and Humphrey decide to move their little family to a "new high rise" of caves, the pups aren't happy, especially when they discover the cave is not real. It is made of recycled material and located near a golf course. But these pups find themselves in a situation that leads to a new [...]

Norm of the North

January 15, 2016

Dove Approved for All Ages

"Norm of the North" is a witty animated film that drew some laugh-out-loud moments from the kids in the audience I screened it with. One of these comedic moments featured Norm, the polar bear, in the beginning of the movie dancing and shaking his rear. One of the tourists takes his photo and tells [...]

Alpha and Omega: The Legend of the Saw Tooth Cave

September 1, 2015

Dove Approved for All Ages

Kate and Humphrey's pups have heard many of their grandpa's and uncle's stories about Saw Tooth Cave being haunted. So, while Stinky and Claudette are in Alpha school, Runt wants to prove himself as a good Omega. He takes off to the forest to explore. When he climbs a tree, he sees the cave and [...]

Alpha and Omega: Family Vacation

August 4, 2015

Dove Approved for All Ages

Family vacations are fun, but as most parents know, kids can sometimes be a handful on long car rides. In this film, when main characters Kate and Humphrey decide to take their pups (Stinky, Claudette and Runt) on a family road trip, the pups are the ones that act like kids, as they complain and [...]

Alpha and Omega 3: The Great Wolf Games

March 10, 2015

Dove Approved for All Ages

Claudette, along with her brother cubs Stinky and Runt, find out about the junior games and that their pack is not represented. They discover that these games originally were open to all junior animals, not just wolf packs. So they decide to build a team of their own with the help of Brandt, a [...]

Alpha and Omega 2: A Howl-IDAY Adventure

October 7, 2014

Dove Approved for All Ages

Kate and Humphrey and their pups Stinky, Claudette and Runt are on a new adventure. The holiday season has arrived, and the rest of the pack relatives are coming to visit. Kate is trying to get everything ready, but when rogue wolves kidnap Runt, the family must figure out how to rescue him. As [...]

Alpha and Omega

September 17, 2010

Dove Approved for All Ages

This is a charming tale about overcoming diversity. It is also a story about overcoming adversity. Kate (Hayden Panettiere) is an Alpha wolf and expected to be leader of her pack of wolves. She is even assigned an Alpha mate, Garth (Chris Carmack). Poor Humphrey (Justin Long) is an Omega wolf and [...]