director: Stanley Donen

The Little Prince

April 6, 2004

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

Filled with a variety of songs and characters this is a strange movie but interesting to say the least. I have never read the classic children's book that it was based on but it does pique my interest to make a trip to the library. It is a story filled with many allegories. There are scenes that [...]

Royal Wedding

May 1, 2001

Dove Approved for All Ages

Fred Astaire was one of great dancers of his time. This movie from 1951 also stars Jane Powell and Peter Lawford. It is a classic musical with fantastic dance steps, songs and a story of romance and relationships. As the brother-and-sister dance team travel to England in time for the Royal [...]

Funny Face

April 10, 2001

Dove Approved for All Ages

This is a musical that brought together two great stars, Audrey Hepburn and Fred Astaire. Fred Astaire always made dancing look so easy and in this picture he makes it look true. Then add the famous impressionist dance piece that Audrey Hepburn does in this movie and it becomes a true classic. [...]

Singin in the Rain

June 15, 1991

Dove Approved for All Ages

"Singin' in the Rain" is an iconic musical-comedy filled with top-notch singing and dancing by superstars Gene Kelly, Donald O'Conner and 17-year-old Debbie Reynolds. It is considered by critics to be one of the best musicals of all time. The American Film Institute ranks it as the fifth greatest [...]