director: Joe Roth

Freedomland – Filtered

May 30, 2006

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

This was a great film that was easy to watch and follow-It kept my interest, and it kept me thinking. The film was well made, had a good plot and some good and bad points were made. I will advise you though that there was some rioting and a few fights. Overall a good [...]


If I had to give this review of "Freedomland" a title, it would be "It makes a point, both positively and negatively." First, the positive-it deals with a woman who claims a black man carjacked her and her four-year-old son was taken as he was asleep in the backseat. Fortunately for her, Samuel L. [...]

Christmas with the Kranks

March 8, 2005

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

This film is destined to become a Christmas favorite for years to come. I believe that special attention has been paid to make the film in such a way that most families will not be offended by its content. Since its MPAA rating of PG was given so close to its release date, I can only conclude that [...]

Americas Sweethearts – Edited

September 24, 2003

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

There are movies I've seen that I call "fluff pieces", and this is one of them. Although this can be given a Dove approval, it certainly doesn't register as good viewing, in my opinion, except for people wanting to enroll in the University of Self Absorption. If so, they'd have a master's degree [...]

Americas Sweethearts

Director Joe Roth has created a unique comedy romance that spoofs the world of Hollywood romance with biting sarcasm and witty humor. This hilarious script written by Crystal gives the public a glimpse into the world of a movie press junket and successfully uses the talents of Roberts, Zeta-Jones [...]