writer: John Lee Hancock

The Magnificent Seven (2016)

"The Magnificent Seven (2016)" is a paradox of sorts. It is a very well-made film, a western, featuring well-known actors who chew up the scenery. The actors include Denzel Washington as Sam Chisolm; Chris Pratt as Joshua Faraday; Vincent D'Onofrio as Jack Horne, and as the villain (and he makes a [...]

The Blind Side

March 23, 2010

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

Every Sunday from August to the end of February people gather in front of their televisions to watch professional football. As they sit there, do they ever wonder about these athletes; where they came from, or what journey they may have taken to get to where they are today? This is an inspirational [...]

Perfect World, A – Filtered

October 1, 2002
Even with the ClearPlay player, this film, which is about what causes people to become violent law-breakers, cannot be approved by Dove. When two criminals break out of prison, they end up kidnapping a young boy, and an odd sort of father-son relationship forms between the boy and one of the [...]