writer: Terry Rossio

Pirates of the Caribbean: At Worlds End

May 24, 2007
This movie has a lot of action. I mean, A LOT of action. It is very funny at times, particularly when Captain Jack Sparrow is around. Even the monkey is funny, especially when he holds a gun to a parrot in one scene in which several characters attempt to surprise each other with a "stick 'em up" [...]

Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Mans Chest

July 7, 2006
Johnny Depp does a wonderful job portraying Captain Jack Sparrow. He is very funny in several scenes and Depp fans will not be disappointed. While a bit more violent than "Curse of the Black Pearl", "Dead Man's Chest" is still not overly graphic. Just like in the first film, most of the violence [...]

Deja Vu

November 22, 2006
"Deja Vu" is a high-action, crime-drama, sci-fi, thriller which is exactly what you would expect from Jerry Bruckheimer, producer of such action-adventures as "Con Air," "Enemy of the State," "National Treasure," "Pirates of the Caribbean," and another Denzel Washington favorite, "Remember the [...]

Shrek

May 18, 2001

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

"Shrek" has some meaningful messages such as looking on the inside of a person and not the outside. It also shows how forgiveness is necessary. However, the viewer should know there is some toilet humor in it. In fact, not far into the movie we meet the ogre Shrek, who flushes a toilet before [...]

The Road to El Dorado

March 31, 2000

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

Like Butch and Sundance, Tulio and Miguel help preserve the comic outlaw “buddy” film. These two Spanish adventurers maintain the same camaraderie that Hope and Crosby had for each other in "Road to Morocco," "Road to Rio," and the rest. You remember, where Bing put Bob in danger for financial [...]