writer: Cinco Paul

Despicable Me 3

June 30, 2017

Dove Approved for All Ages

This movie is packed with academy award winners, and that’s part of what makes it so much fun. Carrell, Wiig and company take us on a joyful, slapstick-charged ride through a story that celebrates family as much as we do. Our favorite villain-turned-anti-villain-agent Gru and his very capable [...]

The Secret Life of Pets

July 8, 2016

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

"The Secret Life of Pets" is a fast-paced and frolicking film, filled with fun! The audience is introduced to various pets, such as Gidget the dog, who has a crush on Max. Max, a small dog, loves his owner Katie, but when Katie brings home a new -- and big -- dog, named Duke, Max is jealous. Little [...]

Hop

April 1, 2011

Dove Approved for All Ages

This movie has something for all ages. It was better than I anticipated and more than a few adults laughed out loud including me. The filmmakers really bring the rabbit, known as "E.B." (Easter Bunny), alive in this one. E.B. doesn't want to be the next Easter Bunny, he'd rather be a drummer for a [...]

Horton Hears a Who!

March 14, 2008

Dove Approved for All Ages

This fantastic adaptation of Dr. Seuss's classic story of "Horton Hears a Who!" is a wonderful production that adapts the storybook perfectly. Using a magnificent combination of stars to bring each character to life with their voice work, it is a colorful adventure that will have everyone laughing [...]

Bubble Boy

August 24, 2001
Jake Gyllenhaal gives a nice performance as the gentle, innocent Jimmy. But the film is full of political incorrectness, making sure it insults as many people as possible, from side show “freaks” to people of faith. Few groups go unscathed. But perhaps its greatest offense is that it really [...]