actor: Jason Patric

Lost & Found

January 10, 2017

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

Mark Walton is a swimmer and when he loses the meet, his so-called friends ditch him. When he gets caught stealing beer for the kids, they escape, and his punishment is being sent to live with an uncle he's never met. His little brother Mark also goes to the Island, and together the boys discover [...]

My Sisters Keeper

First off, this is a movie that deals very much with death and its impact and subsequent loss. There were several people sniffing and crying around me as the movie ended. There is no question that the film is well acted and is very much a story which could actually happen. The viewer begins [...]

In the Valley of Elah

This film had a couple of F words in it before one scene appeared on screen! During the opening credits, with the words against a black background, in the first twenty seconds, the viewer and listener was greeted with two F words. I knew immediately that the strong language would be plentiful. The [...]

The Alamo

September 28, 2004

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

Legendary war stories, like the battle of the Alamo, have a certain attraction. "The Alamo" paints a picture of men united by high ideals; and though they know that the odds are against them, they are willing to lay down their lives for the sake of the common cause of liberty. The viewer should [...]

Geronimo: An American Legend – Filtered

November 17, 1998
"Geronimo" tells the true story of an Apache who stood up for himself, his people, and his culture against the U.S. government's xenophobic policy toward Native Americans. The film depicts the military's efforts to capture and imprison a band of Apache, led by Geronimo, who fled their reservation [...]