writer: John Hamburg

Why Him?

December 23, 2016
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 [...]

Little Fockers

December 22, 2010
Once again the Focker family and Byrnes family come together to bring their hilarious antics to the screen. This film is geared towards an adult audience with their sexual openness and innuendos. It does have some funny moments. But this is not a family film. Their discussions regarding sexual [...]

I Love You, Man

March 20, 2009
There are some funny and touching moments in this film. Peter Klaven (Paul Rudd) is about to be married but has no candidate to be his best man as he has always had girl friends. His fiancée' Zooey (Rashida Jones) encourages him to look for a buddy and after a fruitless search he finally finds [...]

Meet the Fockers

December 22, 2004
If you liked Meet the Parents, you will like Meet the Fockers. This fast paced sequel takes up where the first one left off. Unfortunately, this film is full of double entendre and sexual situations making it anything but a family movie. While the humor and situations may get an MPAA PG-13 [...]

Along Came Polly

January 16, 2004
In "Along Came Polly," two extramarital sexual relationships are presented. The first relationship, between Reuben’s wife and another man, is treated negatively as an outrageous violation of the recent marriage covenant. The second relationship, between Reuben and Polly, is treated positively. [...]

Meet The Parents

October 6, 2000
In 1967, New York Times film critic Bosley Crowther came under attack for his scathing review of Warren Beatty’s “Bonnie and Clyde.” He hated it for its glorification of the two demented desperados and for its excessive violence. He said, “This blending of farce with brutal killings is as [...]

Night School

Night School’s plot is simple: a band of underdogs tries to make good of themselves. Despite the silly scenes and outlandish antics, the relatable cast of characters make the movie. Teddy (Hart) wants the respect and admiration of the woman he loves (Megalyn Echikunwoke) and his dream job as a [...]

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