actor: Erin Bethea

New Life

March 7, 2017

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

"New Life" is a powerful movie about the hope that love gives, even in the midst of grief. Jonathan Patrick Moore stars as Benjamin Morton, a man who has known Ava (Erin Bethea), his future wife, since childhood. Ava became his first friend when he and his family moved to the United States from [...]

Iesodo: Hope

September 20, 2016

Dove Approved for All Ages

The Iesodo series presents two more delightful stories in this collection that deal with having hope and faith. Iesodo is a beautiful white dove that brings Good News to the world of birds. He shows all the other birds that having faith brings miracles. “A Flight of Faith:” Iesodo is the [...]

Laughing at the Moon

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

"Laughing at the Moon" is a movie about people that march to the beat of a different drummer, but how they can be instruments of God. Iris (Alyssa Addison) is such a person. She stuttered as a child and still deals with the problem, to a lesser degree, as an adult. She is different in her choice of [...]

Texas Rein

July 5, 2016

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

"Texas Rein" is a wonderful family movie that shows God doing a new thing and working everything out for the good in the end. Cassie Roberts (Beth Gouthro) lives in Virginia with her young son, Sam (Grayson Reed). Her boyfriend, Garrison (Ashley Smith), is pressuring her to move in with him. But [...]

God’s Compass

May 3, 2016

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

"God's Compass" is an excellent film and is both inspiring and dramatic. This compelling movie features a story of faith centered on Suzanne Waters (Karen Abercrombie), the retiring principal of South High who is a woman of faith -- and she will need it in the days to come. Her pregnant [...]

Iesodo: Kindness

September 8, 2015

Dove Approved for All Ages

Iesodo, that beautiful white dove, is here once more to teach all the birds the importance of kindness to others and those closest to you. "The Greatest is the Least” is a story about being friends to everyone and doing the best you can while focusing on the good things and time you can spend [...]


June 2, 2015

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

"Virtuous" is inspiring and compelling! It ties several stories together by the movie's conclusion and the themes include standing strong when wrongfully accused, forgiveness, and making a fresh start. The cast includes Erik Estrada, excellently playing attorney Jack Evans; Brandy Allison as Simone [...]

Grace of God

March 24, 2015

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

This movie, "Grace of God," demonstrates grace in a powerful way. Over $30,000 has been stolen from a church and it is an inside job. Who would do such a thing? Detective Bill Broadly is called on to investigate and he is a man who thinks Christians are no more than hypocrites. But as he [...]

Iesodo: Forgiveness

March 10, 2015

Dove Approved for All Ages

The Iesodo series presents two more of its delightful stories. The charming tales in this collection deal with having faith and offering forgiveness to those around you or those not on a good path in life. In "The Good, the Bad, and the Vulture," Iesodo and Maggie help Devon, the leader of the [...]

77 Chances

November 21, 2014

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

"77 Chances" is a fascinating and original movie about second chances, even third and fourth chances, and more. Jason (Andrew Cheney) is a young man that left New York where he was studying photography but returns home to help his sister care for his ill mother. When the worst happens he stays and [...]