writer: John Pielmeier

Flowers for Algernon

January 15, 2010
Here is a well told story, an update on the film which made a big splash in the 60s and is based on the book by Daniel Keyes. This one stars Matthew Modine who does an excellent job playing Charlie Gordon, a retarded young man who works in a bakery, and receives a rare opportunity to undergo an [...]

Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story

September 8, 2009

Dove Approved for 18+

Here's the good news: this movie brings you to the edge of your seat at times and you will want to see what happens next. The bad news is that it contains strong language outside of Dove's recommendation. Based on the true story of a world renown Pediatric Neurosurgeon, this story tells how one [...]

Dodsons Journey – Edited

April 12, 2004

Dove Approved for All Ages

This was a really heartfelt movie. It's about a man and his daughter who just can't seem to have things go right in their lives. Now all they have is each other and their fly fishing poles as they set out to put the whole cruel world behind them and get what they really need—a little clarity in [...]


Dove Approved for Ages 12+

Executive producer Stanley M. Brooks proves that an action-thriller can be gripping, convincing and insightful without bombarding the viewer with exploitation or vulgarity. Brooks’ company, Once Upon A Time Films, is determined to make quality entertainment films. He understands the bottom line [...]