actor: Mira Sorvino

Hero Mode

Here is a fast-paced movie, which both video-game lovers and people who enjoy their co-workers will love. In fact, those who have dealt with real-life family problems will relate to the film as well. In this case, there is a character in the story and he’s a critical parent of an adult child. He [...]

Do You Believe?

August 4, 2015

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

"Do You Believe?" is the best faith-based film I have ever seen! I have seen a lot of them, so this is certainly a compliment. The superlatives will flow from the faith-based community regarding this film. The stories are wonderful, the characters are rich, the acting is terrific, and several [...]

Ava and Lala

October 7, 2014

Dove Approved for All Ages

Ava is an unruly little girl. She does not listen to her father or anyone else; if she gets something in her mind to do, she does it. Lala is a cute little "Liger" that is part tiger and part lion. They meet when Ava runs off and falls over a cliff. Not knowing how she survived the fall, Ava goes [...]

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 [...]

Smitty

February 1, 2012

Dove Approved for All Ages

"Smitty" is a movie about values, change and the realization of the truly important things in life. We see these lessons lived out in the lives of Ben, his mother and grandfather. As the three of them come to learn who the others really are, they experience the necessity of family and friendship. [...]

Like Dandelion Dust

January 25, 2011

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

Rip Porter (Berry Pepper) is taken off to jail for abusing his wife Wendy (Mira Sorvino); he has no idea that he will wind up in prison and that she is pregnant with their child. She gives birth to a son and then adopts him out. Years later when Rip is released, and he seems genuinely reformed, he [...]

The Last Templar

April 13, 2010
The Last Templar" has an interesting storyline for sure. After a flashback to the old knights and sword fights, the film begins with knights riding horses into a museum in contemporary New York and stealing items while they break glass and strike people with swords. They are shot at and soon flee. [...]

Triumph of Love

October 29, 2002

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

Although the princess, dressed as a man, kisses Leontine, it’s all an act to gain access to the prince and not a homosexual attraction. However, the princess and her maid are shown shedding their feminine gowns, putting on men’s clothing and stuffing their trousers to enhance the male [...]

The Great Gatsby

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

Often screenwriters have difficulty transposing the intangible greatness of a respected book to the motion picture or TV screen. The details the author layers upon his story and characters give his creation depth and meaning. These details are generally condensed, abridged, or simply left out of [...]

At First Sight – Filtered

April 27, 1999

Dove Approved for All Ages

"At First Sight" is a heart-warming film about a man who was blind since he was a young child and a woman who fell in love with him before she found out he was blind. After some research they decide to do surgery to restore his eyesight, and when things don't go exactly as planned the couple break [...]