actor: Josh Lucas

The Secret: Dare to Dream

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

Life is not glamorous for Miranda Wells (Katie Homes), who holds it together by a pessimistic thread. Widow and working mother of three, Miranda has long ago buried her dream to be a nurse, and barely makes ends meet with her management job at a New Orleans seafood restaurant. Sometimes it helps to [...]


Dove Approved for All Ages

The Synopsis: When he was 14, John Smith drowned in Lake Saint Louis and was dead for nearly an hour. First responders and hospital personnel performed CPR for more than 40 minutes to no avail. Then the youth's mother, Joyce Smith, entered the room, praying loudly. Suddenly, there was a pulse, and [...]

Space Warriors (2013)

May 28, 2013

Dove Approved for All Ages

The kids are the heroes in this movie! They work side by side with the adults. The kids are forced into a cataclysmic moment when three astronauts are running out of oxygen in the International Space Station and the kids, led by young Jimmy (Thomas Horn), come up with the best solution to save [...]

The Lincoln Lawyer

This is a mystery/suspense story that is better than some I have reviewed. Mick Haller (Matthew McConaughey) is an attorney who always charges the highest prices he can because, as he tells one client, "I don't work for nothing". He works almost all the time except for brief evenings or weekends [...]

Poseidon – Filtered

August 22, 2006

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

In this film you will become one with the characters and seek a way out of the sinking ship for them.The film did show a lot of tragic deaths but the director did a good job of keeping from being too graphic. When all hope is gone the final few people figure out what they need to do. The characters [...]

Glory Road

June 6, 2006

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

This film is sure to receive critical praise. It has solid acting, good direction, and best of all it is based on a true story. Coach Don Haskins takes the first all-black starting line-up to the 1966 NCAA national championship game. The West Texas Miners beat the Kentucky Wildcats. It is family [...]


"Poseidon" is a non-stop thrill as a small band of survivors climb through the inner workings of the ill-fated cruise ship trying to escape. During their journey, we are exposed to those who weren't as fortunate and died; sometimes horrible deaths. However, while understanding that many perished, [...]

An Unfinished Life – Filtered

April 11, 2006

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

Fantastic! Fantastic! I thought this was a really great movie about the power of forgiveness and learning to live life. There were a couple of fights in the movie- one where a woman gets hit by her boyfriend, and a few more where guys hit guys, but overall, this was a really clean film. It’s well [...]

Unfinished Life, An

“An Unfinished Life” is a story about the pain, anguish and depression caused by holding onto bitterness in the wake of personal loss. In the case of Einar and his daughter-in-law Jean, it is due to the tragic death of his son, her husband, Griffin. In the case of Mitch, it’s about the [...]


This film is only two hours long, but it felt as though it dragged on for much longer. It is full of spectacular special effects, with more explosions than a Fourth of July celebration, but the story never seems to climax. I sat in the theatre, patiently waiting for the movie to grab my full [...]