director: Simon Wincer


March 15, 2005

Dove Approved for All Ages

This 3D experience in IMAX was pretty special. The film starts out in a lush and green wooded area and the narrator begins by speaking about early moonshiners who fled from the law and needed speed. The cinematography was excellent and the film is well balanced, giving a history of NASCAR as well [...]

D.A.R.Y.L. – Filtered

October 19, 2004

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

D.A.R.Y.L. (Data Analyzing Robot Youth Life-form) is a research project who escapes from his “home” and ends up living with a family who thinks he is a real boy who has been separated from his family. He stays with this foster family who begins to love him and care deeply form him. When the [...]

Lightning Jack – Filtered

September 14, 2004

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

Although there were a few things in the movie to be aware of, "Lightening Jack" was an OK movie overall. It contained much of what you’d picture in a typical western-shooting, drinking in the saloon, low cut dresses on the saloon girls, etc. With Australian Paul Hogan as the lead character and [...]

Crocodile Dundee in Los Angeles

September 18, 2001
Mick Dundee as played by Paul Hogan does have charm. There is no denying that. When he finds himself in a Los Angeles cab the driver, who is a would-be writer/actor, finds out Mick's companion is a news reporter. The taxi driver hands Mick a photo of himself which he has stockpiled in a bag. Mick [...]

Quigley Down Under – Filtered

September 4, 2001
Matthew Quigley answers an ad put out by Australian Elliot Marston, who is looking for a man to keep dingos off his land. When Quigley arrives Down Under, he is immediately hired for the job when he puts his remarkable long-range gun skills on display. Only after he is hired does he find out that [...]

Crossfire Trail

July 10, 2001

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

This well-executed traditional western has beautiful cinematography and a nice performance from Selleck (he was born to star in westerns). This should be fun viewing for those looking for entertainment where the good guys are men of character, and good triumphs over evil. Although Selleck’s [...]