Tag Archives: father

Last Ounce of Courage (2012) Rated PG

The son of a fallen soldier tries to reconnect with his grandfather who is still grieving for his child. Starring Marshall R. Teague, Jennifer O’Neill, Rusty Joiner. This film suffers from a lack of focus on the main story, however … Continue reading

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Fences (2016) Rated PG-13

A working class African American father struggles with raising his family in the changing times of the 1950s. Based on the play by August Wilson. Starring Denzel Washington, Viola Davis, Stephen Henderson When watching this film, it is easy to … Continue reading

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Last Ride (2009) Rated NR

A boy travels across Australia with his dad, who is wanted for a violent crime. Based on the novel by Denise Young. Starring Hugo Weaving, Tom Russell, Anita Hegh. Brilliant acting, gorgeous cinematography, and a compelling story line make this … Continue reading

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Heartland Son (2004) Rated NR

A former high school football star returns home after his father dies and must come to terms with both the ghosts from his past and his present problems. Starring Richard Archer, Jaime Luchuck, Stephen G. Black. Painfully slow and ultimately unfulfilling, this … Continue reading

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Thicker Than Water (2005) Rated NR

An attorney discovers that her father was married before she came along, so she travels to the country to discover more about her family. Starring Melissa Gilbert, Lindsay Wagner, Brian Wimmer. A classic Hallmark film which deals with family issues … Continue reading

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My Two Dads (1987) Rated NR

When Marcy dies, she leaves her teenage daughter in the care of the two men who could be the father. Starring Paul Reiser, Staci Keanan, Florence Stanley, Greg Evigan. Of course the premise to this show was a little farfetched, … Continue reading

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Hotel Transylvania (2012) Rated PG

Dracula owns a resort where monsters can get away to. When a human boy discovers it, Dracula goes into overdrive to protect it. Starring Adam Sandler, Andy Samberg, Selena Gomez, Kevin James, Fran Drescher, Steve Buscemi, Molly Shannon, David Spade, … Continue reading

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Be My Valentine (2013) Rated TV-G

A widowed father navigates mourning with raising his son, who has a crush, and romance. Starring  William Baldwin, Natalie Brown, Lisa Berry. This is a typical Hallmark romance film with all the trappings, including the sappy ending.  There’s nothing wrong with … Continue reading

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Undaunted… The Early Life of Josh McDowell (2011) Rated UR

A drama based on the life of Josh McDowell. Starring Allen Williamson, John Klicka, George Seder. This is a great film which showcases life of minister Josh McDowell. This man survived a childhood filled with alcoholism and abuse.  He joined … Continue reading

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Bridget Jones’s Baby (2016) Rated R

Bridget Jones discovers she pregnant; all she has to do now is figure out who is the father: her former boyfriend, Mark Darcy, or the new man, Jack. Starring Renée Zellweger, Gemma Jones, Jim Broadbent, Colin Firth, Patrick Dempsey, Emma … Continue reading

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