actor: Tony Goldwyn

The Belko Experiment

Effective January 1st, 2009, The Dove Foundation Review Team has ceased reviewing all NC-17 rated movies and certain extraordinarily explicit R, PG-13 and PG-13 Horror rated films. This decision was reached due to the fact that Dove reviewers are parents or grandparents with conservative [...]

The Mechanic

Arthur Bishop (Jason Statham) basically plays a killing machine, a contract assassin who can kill people without remorse or blinking. The film's story focuses on what happens when he is assigned to kill the man who taught him everything he knows, in other words his former mentor. Yet despite the [...]

Pocahontas: The Legend

August 30, 2005

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

The legend of Pocahontas is brought to life! Sandrine Holt gives a fine performance as the legendary Pocahontas, a beautiful princess of the Powhatan Native American tribe. She takes a liking to John Smith (Miles O'Keeffe), an explorer who lands on her soil along with others. However, there is [...]

Bounce – Edited

October 14, 2003

Dove Approved for All Ages

Even though Ben Affleck plays a womanizer who can lie and talk his way into and out of anything, he still has a likeable quality in Buddy. Buddy overcomes his alcohol addiction, through treatment, but still has the episode of the airplane crash that he should have been on that haunts him. As with [...]


October 22, 2002

Dove Approved for All Ages

I read Joshua, the first book of the multi-million-selling novel series, just prior to seeing this film. This movie is somewhat difficult to review, since I don’t want to spoil the story line before you have the chance to enjoy this enchanting film under the direction of Jon Purdy. The all-star [...]


April 24, 2001
This film is a combination romantic comedy-drama-fantasy-thriller film that was the talk of the town in 1990. It includes great effects that make Patrick Swayze look like an actual ghost and Whoopi gives the award-winning performance which brings the audience laughter and tears. It had been a [...]

Sixth Day

Arnold Schwarzenegger was interviewed on the Today Show moments before I saw the screening of Sixth Day. He was touting this picture as an action, sci-fi, FAMILY movie. In fact, he bragged about taking "all of my children except my three year-old with me to the screening." Arnold, Arnold, [...]


The plot to "Bounce" is rather unique – an airplane fatality brings two strangers together with a haunting connection. From there, the story is rather predictable - he and she experience love at first sight, but neither can move things forward due to their own personal hang-ups. Eventually, after [...]