actor: Juliette Lewis

Ma (2019)

The Synopsis: A lonely woman befriends a group of teenagers and decides to let them party at her house. Just when the kids think their luck couldn't get any better, things start happening that make them question the intention of their host. The Review: Sue Ann is the deliciously creepy role [...]

Due Date

This is a movie about a pair of completely dissimilar people, who are forced by circumstance to travel a long distance together. The two main characters go through several situations together, some awkward, and eventually realize they are buddy material for each other. Robert Downey plays a [...]

The Switch

With a cast of believable characters, this romantic comedy is filled with charm and some pretty funny scenes. Jason and Jennifer make the best of this film about two friends that don't see what is really in front of them and their relationship. Jennifer's character Kassie worries that her [...]

Whats Eating Gilbert Grape? – Filtered

September 13, 2002

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

Gilbert Grape lives in Endora where nothing ever happens and no one ever goes anywhere. He is struggling with his longing for freedom while he cares for his two sisters, his autistic brother (Arnie) and his morbidly obese mother. His mom is the joke of the town and Gilbert doesn’t hesitate to [...]

My Louisiana Sky

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

What a wonderful film. This is one I’m keeping in my video library. It is a sensitive, well-acted, beautifully photographed story of family devotion and love. How nice to see one of my favorite actresses (Juliette Lewis) in a film I can recommend. But as good as Juliette is, this film belongs to [...]

Way of the Gun

Picture a modern-day “Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid” (without the charm) with its end-of-the-line adventure, combined with the feverishness of “The Wild Bunch” (without the lyrical use of slow-motion photography) and you have this rather depressing action drama. There are some [...]

Whats Eating Gilbert Grape

"What's Eating Gilbert Grape" is not only the movie's title, but one of the main questions in this film. Gilbert (Johnny Depp) is the main caregiver for his mentally challenged seventeen-year-old brother Arnie (Leonardo DiCaprio), he works at a local grocery market, helps take care of repairs for [...]