actor: Jayne Eastwood

The Santa Squad

July 1, 2021

Dove Approved for All Ages

Big budget cuts leave poor Allie (Rebecca Dalton)  chopped from the middle-school staff list.  Tony (Chris Sandiford), a good friend who runs the local community center, has just waved off the bus load of seniors on their way to a warmer place, and is delighted to see Allie.  Of course, Tony [...]

Christmas at Cartwright’s

October 6, 2015

Dove Approved for All Ages

"Christmas at Cartwright’s" is a delight for the entire family, and not just at Christmas time. The story is about love, forgiveness, and working through problems. Alicia Witt gives a wonderful performance as Nicky Talbot, an out-of-work single parent who lands a job as a department store Santa, [...]

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 [...]

The Man Who Saved Christmas

September 30, 2008

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

A. C. Gilbert, his wife and his brother Frank, make toys. Their toys finally take off so they open a factory to make more toys. They are very successful. War breaks out between the United States and Germany. The U.S. Secretary of state comes to "Hello Boys Toy Company" and asks them to stop making [...]

You Kill Me

October 9, 2007
The theme of this picture seems to be that true love is blind, even when a man kills people for a living. Tea Leoni and Ben Kingsley do have good chemistry, but she accepts him as her character of Laurel, not only with his problem as an alcoholic, but also as a...is there such a word as a [...]