writer: Lawrence Kasdan

Solo: A Star Wars Story

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

As one of Star Wars most beloved characters, it was only a matter of time before Han Solo got his own film. But with shoes as big as Harrison Ford's to fill, everyone's wondering if the new guy, Alden Ehrenreich, is up to the job. The charm, the wit, the debonair qualities—the order for Solo is [...]

Star Wars: The Force Awakens

April 5, 2016

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

"Star Wars: The Force Awakens" could be subtitled "The Fandom Awakens." From the opening blast of the title "Star Wars" on the screen to the appearance of Han, Chewbacca, Leia, and Luke in the movie, the audience was rollicking and energized with anticipation. The good news is, the movie delivers a [...]

The Accidental Tourist – Filtered

June 1, 2004

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

"The Accidental Tourist" was sort of depressing as a couple faces the horrible reality of losing their twelve-year-old son. The film does a great job of showing the ups and downs in a marriage after such a loss and you really want to reach out and help comfort the characters.The acting was only [...]

The Grand Canyon – Filtered

March 13, 2001

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

When Mack, who is white and well-to-do, breaks down in the “bad” part of town Simon, a black tow-truck driver comes to his aide just as a gang of boys start to give Mack a hard time. This event marks the beginning of an unlikely friendship. Several other storylines are followed at the same time [...]

Body Heat – Filtered

Body Heat is pretty much exactly what it sounds like ~ the most immoral film i have ever watched the whole movie was about a man (Ned) who meets a married woman (Matty) and falls in love with her. They repeatedly commit adultery and talk about killing Matty's husband to retrieve the massive [...]