actor: Gerald McRaney

The Best of Me

"The Best of Me" is a complicated movie about a simple story. James Marsden plays Dawson, a young man who comes from an unloving family. His father is abusive and his brothers do anything Dad says to do. After physical abuse by his father, Dawson finds a garage to sleep in until he is woken by an [...]

Red Tails

The aerial views in this movie are awesome! The special effects are terrific as it truly appears that several pilots from the Tuskegee training program are in flight and making magnificent maneuvers upon the air that are nearly mind boggling. The fact that the movie is based on true events stemming [...]

A Song for the Season

September 13, 2011

Dove Approved for All Ages

Fern, an orphan teenage girl and her loving but slightly rough-around-the-edges Uncle Cal, move to Bethlehem, Kentucky just before Christmas. Uncle Cal has the responsibility digging the local school district out of the mire of an impending financial demise. The funding for the school programs of [...]

Get Low

This is a dramatic movie with a touch of comedy here and there. Robert Duvall gives a wonderful portrayal as Felix Bush, the hermit who has lived on 350 acres for 40 years away from everyone. There are very few people who actually know the details of his real story. Many townspeople have conjured [...]

Saving Shiloh – Filtered

August 22, 2006

Dove Approved for All Ages

This is a good family film. The town people think Judd is a trouble-maker after getting drunk a few too many times. There is a murder in the town and everyone points their fingers to Judd. Nobody knows the true Judd until he saves Shiloh from almost falling down the water fall. This movie teaches [...]

Take Me Home: The John Denver Story

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

The film is entertaining, giving us a sanitized look at Denver’s life. What’s extremely important, however, is the message that fame and fortune do not always bring happiness. Keeping in mind that this is a Hollywood production and therefore not necessarily savvy to Mr. Denver’s actual [...]

A Hobos Christmas

A Christmas tale about a reunited family. Chance has been traveling the rails as a hobo for years and this year his goal is to spend it with his son and grandchildren. But 25 years is a long time to be parted from your family you so desperately want to be with and there are resentful feelings to [...]