producer: Tom Hanks

My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2

March 25, 2016

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

"My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2" is a tribute to a large, loving family who are very, very close (literally). The film is a little slow in the beginning but picks up the pace when the patriarch and matriarch realize that they were not legally married 50 years ago. The plot surrounds not only them but [...]

City of Ember

October 10, 2008

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

Is there a way out of Dodge? Or, in this case, Ember? With the generator failing, and food supplies dwindling, hope seems dim. Yet young Doon Harrow (Harry Treadaway) and Lina (Saoirse Ronan) keep hope alive as they begin to unravel some clues which reveal that hope might exist after all. Doon [...]

The Ant Bully

July 28, 2006

Dove Approved for All Ages

This story is very cute. Young Lucas is used to using the water hose on ant hills, but later the ants develop a liquid which can shorten him to their height. When they do, the adventures begin and he learns the ants are really a nice group. Lucas has one challenge above all others - he has been [...]

Cast Away

December 22, 2000
Once again, Hanks proves his worth as a movie star. Giving us a fully dimensional characterization (a rarity in films nowadays), we not only learn how to survive along with him, but we sense his understanding of the sanctity of life. A very important message is revealed in the film, no matter how [...]