actor: James Doohan

Star Trek 2: The Wrath of Khan

October 4, 2005
This film follows "Star Trek: The Motion Picture" and is based on an episode of the original series called "Space Seed" in which Khan first shows up, played by actor Ricardo Montalban. He was exiled to a planet fifteen years earlier for his insurrection while aboard the Enterprise. He now manages [...]

Star Trek 3: The Search for Spock

October 4, 2005
This film picks up exactly where the last one, "The Wrath of Khan", left off. Spock's body is jettisoned down to the newly created Genesis planet, and Admiral Kirk deals with the grief over the loss of his friend. However, Dr. McCoy is found in Spock's old quarters, acting a bit unusual and [...]

Star Trek: Generations

September 28, 2004

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

This film includes some intense and dramatic moments, for example when a desperate ship hails the Enterprise for help in the beginning of the movie as it faces blowing up. But the movie incorporates humor effectively too, such as when a character is forced to walk a plank on a ship at sea, as part [...]

Star Trek 6: The Undiscovered Country

January 27, 2004
"The Undiscovered Country" is referred to by Shakespeare in his play "Hamlet" and refers to death. It is an appropriate title for this sixth "Star Trek" film because not far into it a high-ranking Klingon official is assassinated. It happens at the beginning of negotiating a peace treaty between [...]

Star Trek 5: The Final Frontier

October 14, 2003
"What does God need with a starship?" is the question asked by Captain Kirk when he and some others encounter a powerful being across the forbidden barrier of space, and this being declares his need of their ship. The story begins with Sybok, a Vulcan who happens to be related to Spock. He believes [...]

Star Trek 4: The Voyage Home

March 4, 2003
The crew of the Enterprise travel back in time to save the humpback whales from going extinct, a plot that sounds outlandish and yet works very well. It is vital they do this to save their own fellow man in their present time. There is a lot of humor as the Enterprise arrives in America in the mid [...]

Star Trek: The Motion Picture (Collectors Edition)

November 6, 2001
This is a film which almost received our Dove Seal! If not for a character saying, "Da_n him" about another character, it would have received our Dove "Family-Approved" Seal. Dove does not, however, award our Seal when a curse is spoken against someone else. It has been some ten years and the crew [...]

The Duke

Dove Approved for All Ages

This 1999 film features a great deal of canine slapstick comedy and plenty of heartfelt moments throughout, as we follow Hubert and Charlotte fitting into their new roles of royalty. Before the Duke of Dingwall passes away, there are many moments presented that allow the audience to get to know the [...]