producer: Sam Spiegel

The Stranger (1946)

July 10, 2007

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

“The Stranger” is a well-done mystery, focusing on a man who arrives in town carrying a secret that none of the town people would ever have believed. The plot involves a murder, as well as World War II and the Holocaust. The movie is well-acted and features a devious mastermind plan. We are [...]

The Bridge On The River Kwai

November 21, 2000

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

I recently viewed this film for the first time, and on the big screen at that. It was showcased at the Third Annual Traverse City Film Festival. I had always heard it was a classic. I can say that it deserves its reputation. Alec Guinness gives a superb performance as the dyed-in-the-wool British [...]