writer: Robert Nelson Jacobs

Extraordinary Measures

"Extraordinary Measures" is one of those rare films that has a heart. As we follow the struggles of a family with two children who likely won't make it to their 9th birthdays, we experience the anger and frustration as they have to deal with lots of red tape in their efforts to gain the use of a [...]

The Water Horse: Legend of the Deep (DVD)

March 25, 2008

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

"It was imaginative." "It was cute!" "I really liked it a lot." "The cinematography was awesome." These are some of the descriptions given by our Dove staff after we viewed this movie. We all agreed that Alex Etel who plays young Angus turned in one great performance. Young Angus finds an egg, [...]

The Water Horse: Legend of the Deep (Theatrical)

"It was imaginative." "It was cute!" "I really liked it a lot." "The sets were great and realistic." "The cinematography was awesome." These are some of the descriptions given by our Dove staff after we viewed this movie. We all agreed that Alex Etel who plays young Angus turned in one great [...]

Dinosaur

January 30, 2001

Dove Approved for All Ages

"Dinosaur" gets a little violent at times, with the fire and destruction of the meteor shower and with dinosaurs fighting and sometimes eating each other. I think some of these scenes would be a little frightening for young children. This violence is the only reason for the PG rating that I could [...]

Chocolat

Somehow religious dogma had become so strict among the citizens of Lansquenet that exclusion became more important than inclusion. For once these characters turned their backs on vice, they also began turning their backs on those with vices. The mayor’s pious and controlling underlying attitude [...]