actor: James Brolin

The Goods: Live Hard, Sell Hard

Effective January 1st, 2009, The Dove Foundation Review Team has ceased reviewing all NC-17 rated movies and certain extraordinarily explicit R-rated films. This decision was reached due to the fact that Dove reviewers are parents or grandparents with conservative values. As such, we feel that we [...]

Acts (Visual Bible)

August 1, 2004

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

This amazing film brings the book of Luke to life through terrific acting, splendid cinematography and great special effects. The Holy Spirit falling on the disciples in the Upper Room, and the ascension of Christ are very realistic. The narrative is word-for-word from the Bible and is extremely [...]

A Guy Thing

The film makes a statement about the benefits of telling the truth over deception; Paul makes a moral decision based on the truth while facing his fears. However, the film contains obscenities, profanity, sexual innuendo, crude humor and some [...]

Traffic

It’s brilliant! Engrossing from start to finish, with exceptional performances, “Traffic” is exceptional filmmaking with something important to say. Most viewers will leave the theater knowing more about this insidious multi-billion dollar industry than when they walked in. In a way, [...]

Children of Fortune

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

This is an involving detective yarn, with an alienated father and daughter learning to appreciate one another along the way. Unable to incorporate the usual amounts of exploitive sexuality, obscene language and brutal violence generally seen in theatrical films, the writers of this TV-film have had [...]

The Apostles After Jesus

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

The Apostles After Jesus takes an interesting approach in telling the Apostles' stories. The film, at a leisurely three-hour runtime, places us in the middle of the action, suggesting that we, ourselves, are the listeners of the stories. The production values also seem to take us back to Jesus' [...]