actor: Don Knotts

Hermie and Friends Series (13 Episodes)

June 21, 2011

Dove Approved for All Ages

This wonderful collection of "Hermie and Friends" tells great stories about a little caterpillar, before he becomes a butterfly, and his friends who tell of their love and faith in God. They teach young children and everyone in the family valuable lessons. The colorful characters bring to life the [...]

Hermie and Friends: Buzby the Misbehaving Bee

August 1, 2008

Dove Approved for All Ages

Buzby the bee lives in a beehive high in a tree He dresses, talks, and acts like a fifties singer. He spells words out loud after he says them. Hermie is in the garden, he hears a noise and it is Buzby working on his beehive in the middle of the night. Buzby has no respect for anyone in the garden. [...]

Hermie and Friends: Webster the Scaredy Spider

August 1, 2008

Dove Approved for All Ages

“Webster” is a young spider who is on vacation. His travels bring him to the garden. Hermie, Wormie, the ladybugs and all the other insects are afraid of him. What they don’t realize is he is just as scared of them as they are of him. God helps Webster to get over his fears. The insects want [...]

Hermie and Friends: Stanley the Stinkbug goes to Camp

May 6, 2008

Dove Approved for All Ages

Max and Hermie have a little discussion regarding the differences we all have. Stanley goes to camp and meets other garden friends. He develops a little problem that is really hard for the other campers to handle. He gets nervous and scared and he emits an odor. Then he stinks. The other campers [...]

Chicken Little (Digital 3D)

March 21, 2006

Dove Approved for All Ages

'Wow' is the best way to start this review. I was fortunate enough to have screened this at a local multiplex with a new Digital projection system allowing us to wear the free 3D glasses that have Polaroid lenses. This enabled the filmmakers to present an intense, colorful, Hi-Definition world [...]

Hermie and Friends: A Fruitcake Christmas

September 6, 2005

Dove Approved for All Ages

Hermie and Max talk about how Christmas is God's gift to us. Then Hermie and Wormie go to Hermie’s relatives to get a gift. They bring it back to town and put it in the town square. It is a gift for the whole town. Iggy and Ziggy are the Scrooges in this movie. They are mean to the town's people. [...]

Hermie and Friends: Nutty Adventure

August 1, 2005

Dove Approved for All Ages

Max and Hermie begin the DVD by talking about “God”. They mention how in the Bible, in the book of Proverbs there is a verse that starts out, "A lazy person wishes for more, a good person gives back." Acorns are dropping from the trees. The garden insects are going to have a talent show. They [...]

Hermie and Friends: Flo the Lyin Fly

March 9, 2004

Dove Approved for All Ages

Children of all ages will enjoy this well done film from Max Lucado. Max appears briefly, talking with some of the characters and always making a Biblical point in his conversation. Flo the Fly wants to be liked by everyone and finds getting attention by lying doesn't have the desired pay-off. God [...]

The Apple Dumpling Gang

September 26, 2003

Dove Approved for All Ages

What a riot! This classic Disney tale features three cute kids, a nice-guy gambler, two bumbling bandits, and a whole lot of laughs. This is a special edition DVD and is so fun to watch. It brought back memories of the old days with the Wonderful World of Disney on TV. That was family [...]

Hermie: A Common Caterpillar

February 15, 2003

Dove Approved for All Ages

Max and Hermie come on at the beginning of the DVD. They keep asking each other if they think they're special. As the DVD progress, Hermie and Wormie wonder why they can’t fly or have spots and stripes like other caterpillars do. They also ask God why they are so plain. God’s reply is "I am not [...]