actor: Bruce Davison

The Gift of Christmas

October 19, 2020

Dove Approved for All Ages

Celia needed something different. So, she set out from the quite suburb of Kentucky where she grew up to find fame and fortune in Los Angeles. Little did she know that the goodbye hugs she’d shared with her mother would the last time they’d embrace before her mother’s life was cut short due [...]

A Fairy’s Game

November 1, 2017

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

The magical world in A Fairy’s Game comes to life when an endearing tom-boy Jaq, played adoringly by Shiloh Nelson, and her brother Tyler, played with impressive physical comedy by Elijah Nelson, are transported on a mission to save the fairy Aeloo’s world and ultimately the human world, by [...]

Fishes N’ Loaves: Heaven Sent

September 6, 2016

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

"Fishes N' Loaves: Heaven Sent" is a delightful film about what happens when we follow our calling, even if our journey there is rough going at first. Pastor Randy Michaels (Patrick Muldoon) is asked to leave his church in L.A. and is reassigned to Eufala, Ariz. His wife, Mary Louise (Dina Meyer), [...]

Beyond the Heavens

October 1, 2013

Dove Approved for All Ages

Nathan Gamble is terrific in this inspirational film. Gamble plays Oliver, a bright twelve-year-old boy who deals with almost constant tension between his parents due to the loss of their first son, Oliver's brother, who went missing years earlier. Oliver gropes for answers and wants to believe [...]

Solomons Choice

February 12, 2013

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

This is a movie which features an incredible performance by a very young Reese Witherspoon, who plays a teen girl named Cassie, a player on the Deer View football team and is close with her younger brother, Willie, and her father and stepmother. However, when she is diagnosed with leukemia her [...]

A Golden Christmas 2: The Second Tail

October 2, 2012

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

"A Golden Christmas 2: The Second Tail" is a wonderful Christmas story set on the beaches and in the warmth of Florida. Rod and Katherine Wright (Bruce Davison and Alley Mills) are retired in Florida but miss their two daughters. Katherine meets a young woman named Lisa Haynes (Julie Gonzalo) and [...]

A Golden Christmas

October 12, 2010

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

This movie is a joy to watch. The acting is very solid and the story itself is charming and engaging. A woman named Jesse visits her parents and siblings at Christmas time along with her son. She is ready for a change and wants to buy her parents' home. She is shocked to learn they just reached an [...]

Christmas Angel

November 17, 2009

Dove Approved for All Ages

This is a fantastic Christmas story and, since a lot of it concentrates on helping others, it can be enjoyed year round. Kari Hawker stars as Ashley Matthews, a single woman who is struggling to survive. The film opens with her large dog, Dash, attempting to rouse her from sleep. She tells Dash she [...]

Hidden in America

February 8, 2005

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

"Hidden in America" takes a close look, through the eyes of one family, at the physical, emotional and psychological effects of an often hidden problem in America, HUNGER. Bill Janison lost his job of seventeen years to downsizing, lost his wife to cancer and lost everything of monetary value to [...]

Runaway Jury – Edited

April 6, 2004

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

I can't believe Gene Hackman and Dustin Hoffman have not made a film together before this one. They are both wonderful actors who perform well in "Runaway Jury" and they make fit adversaries. This movie is an awesome portrayal of how our judicial system has gone astray with jury consultants, [...]