writer: Jez Butterworth

Ford v Ferrari

November 15, 2019
The 24 Hours of Le Mans is the world’s most prestigious car race, and Carroll Shelby (Matt Damon) is one of the very few Americans to have won the race. Our film opens with Shelby’s realization that his racing days, much to his chagrin, are behind him. And so, he has turned instead to designing [...]

Black Mass

September 18, 2015
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 [...]

Get On Up

August 1, 2014
"Get On Up" is a biography of James Brown. It reveals insights into both his childhood and teen life that led to the musical legend he ultimately became. His abusive father is seen in addition to his mother who seemed to love him at first, but later acted as if she didn't know him when he spotted [...]

The Last Legion

August 17, 2007
This movie acts as a prequel to the Sword in the Stone stories. With Rome’s government crumbling, unlikely heroes must step up and take risks to make sure that truth conquers all. Colin Firth is surprisingly good as a Roman general put in charge of the young Emperor’s safety. The film had a [...]

Birthday Girl

February 1, 2002
John Buckingham (Ben Chaplin) leads a rather dull life after ten years as a bank clerk in a London suburb. Not having much luck meeting girls on his own, John turns to the Internet and shops the new millennium version of the ‘mail order’ bride from the ‘From Russia With Love’ website. But [...]