writer: John Fusco

The Shack

March 3, 2017

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

"The Shack" is a profound and creative way of revealing the unconditional love of God. Mackenzie "Mack" (Sam Worthington) has an encounter with the Holy Trinity at a shack following the death of his beloved daughter. The movie is heartwrenching at times, but it reveals the compassion and mercy of [...]

The Forbidden Kingdom

April 18, 2008
"The Forbidden Kingdom" joins the ranks of films which "almost" received our Dove "Family-Approved" Seal. The language hit a level four and the violence rating hit a level three, which automatically disqualifies it from receiving the Dove Seal. Had these content levels been at a rating of two, we [...]

The Highwaymen

“I had to come, although I don’t exactly know why,” Maney Gault (Woody Harrelson) tells Frank Hamer (Kevin Costner), as the two reflect on their pursuit of the notorious (and sometimes, celebrated) criminals, Bonnie Parker (Emily Brobst) and Clyde Barrow (Edward Bossert). In Netflix’s [...]