writer: Shauna Cross

Bad Santa 2

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 [...]

If I Stay

Mia is an excellent cellist and Adam is a singer in a rock band, this is their story or at lest hers. The movie goes back and forth in time starting before the crash. It then continues on after the accident and back again as she remembers the relationships with family, friends and Adam. Then [...]

What to Expect When Youre Expecting

It's too bad this movie crosses Dove's acceptability line in a few content listings below including language and sex, as the moments when the miracle of childbirth and the delights of parenting are featured might even bring a tear or two to the eyes of the viewer. That said, this is definitely not [...]

Whip It

"Whip It" is an off-beat and different kind of comedy. It's not every two weeks you see a film about some rowdy roller-derby girls and a character like Bliss (Ellen Page). Bliss shows up at a beauty pageant with a shade of blue in her hair. Her mother is fit to be tied. When Bliss comes across a [...]