director: Gina Prince-Bythewood

Beyond the Lights

Gugu Mbatha-Raw does a terrific job in playing the talented Noni, a singing sensation that happens to have a mother named Macy (Minnie Driver) that is the driving force for Noni to become successful. However, sexually suggestive dancing, skimpy clothing, and singing doesn't bring Noni fulfillment [...]

Secret Life of Bees

This movie is grounded in reality and it's a shame we can't award it our Dove Seal! But the language is quite strong in spots, mainly used by an angry man who abused his wife and now carries on the practice with his daughter, Lily (Dakota Fanning). Dakota Fanning is amazing in this picture. Her [...]

Love and Basketball

"Love and Basketball" is a perceptive look at the struggle between men and woman wishing to find romance, yet so involved in their personal goals that they are unwilling to compromise for each other. The sexual activity and profane language make it impossible for me to recommend for family [...]