actor: Olympia Dukakis

Change in the Air

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

Wren Miller gets an unusually large bag full of letters almost every day, and almost everybody in her quiet Upstate New York neighborhood wants to know what she's up to. The soft-hearted mailman, her pathologically nosy neighbor Jo Jo, the grouchy police detective, all become completely preoccupied [...]

Away from Her

September 11, 2007
This film is a moving psychological drama in which a husband and wife, married for forty four years, must learn to let go of one another after the wife is diagnosed with Alzheimer's. The film includes strong performances from both Julie Christie as Fiona, and Gordon Pinsent as Grant. From the [...]

In the Land of Women

Carter Webb has the ability to listen well and to dish out sound advice. This endears him to a mother and daughter he meets when he moves north to Michigan from Los Angeles to live for a time with his grandmother, following a break-up from his girlfriend Sofia (Elena Anaya). This story includes [...]

Steel Magnolias – Edited

April 12, 2005

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

This was a really heartfelt movie. It's about a group of southern women who share their lives together. It has an all star cast and the women bring so much to their characters. It starts with a marriage and ends with a death. It's a story of a few women who laugh and cry and give and take advice [...]

Further Tales of the City

While it tackles many sides of the romantic life of our society, this film still feels contrived and out-dated since it blatantly fictionalizes events revolving around 1981. While well written, Maupin relies too much on romantic activity than the forces that drive the romanticism of the [...]

And Never Let Her Go

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

The suspense mounts in this dramatic and tragic story of a young woman so desperate for self-esteem and love that she resorts to a relationship with a married man that quickly begins to dominate her life. The performances are gripping, with Mark Harmon repeating his terrifying Ted Bundy performance [...]