writer:  Bruce Graham

Trading Christmas

July 30, 2013

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

Widowed almost three years, Emily is still adjusting to holidays without her beloved husband Frank. Her daughter Heather is at college in Boston and, while she loves her mom and misses her dad, she is ready to turn a page. She begins to assert her independence by telling her mom she will be staying [...]

The Most Wonderful Time of the Year

October 20, 2009

Dove Approved for All Ages

Here is a comical and cute holiday romance for the family. Henry Winkler is wonderful as the endearing Uncle Ralph and Warren Christie is great as the the handsome Morgan. Together these two bring the Christmas season to life for the audience along with Jen and her son Brian. You will laugh at the [...]

Steal This Movie

Years ago I saw a film entitled “Das Boot,” about the inhabitants of a German U-boat during WWII. All of a sudden, I found myself hoping they would escape detection from the “enemy.” I realized then the power of this medium. A filmmaker can easily control the viewer’s perspective. And [...]

Anastasia (Animated)

April 24, 1998

Dove Approved for All Ages

"Anastasia" is a beautifully made animated film. The colors are wonderful, the songs are great, and the story is interesting. The evil sorceror Rasputin places a curse on the Romanov line and young Anastasia is separated from her beloved grandmother, the Empress of Russia. Of the Romanov family, [...]