producer: Matt Berenson

Brahms: The Boy II

February 21, 2020
To watch Brahms: The Boy II is to watch it fall apart. The film does much to undo the story and interesting plot twist of the original. While the first The Boy would not be Dove-approved (for many of the same reasons here) it worked well in a [...]

The Best of Enemies

April 5, 2019

Dove Approved for 18+

Best of Enemies is a true story based on a book titled Best of Enemies: Race and Redemption in the New South by Osha Gray Davidson. It’s the story of Ann Atwater and C.P. Ellis, an unlikely pairing in the heated battles of racism and rights in 1971 Durham, North Carolina. We meet Ann Atwater [...]

The Boy (2016)

January 22, 2016
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 [...]

The Brothers Solomon

September 7, 2007
“The Brothers Solomon" is a film about two brothers trying desperately to fulfill the dying wish of their father: to give him a grandchild. Will Forte, who also wrote this film, sparkles as Dean, the younger brother. Both brothers are on the annoying side but Forte plays Dean so that you can’t [...]