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1. Beethoven (1992)

PG | 87 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

5.5
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A slobbering St. Bernard becomes the center of attention for a loving family, but its veterinarian secretly wants to kill him.

Writers: John Hughes, Amy Holden Jones | Director: Brian Levant | Stars: Charles Grodin, Bonnie Hunt, Dean Jones, Nicholle Tom

2. Mister Ed (1958–1966)

TV-G | 30 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy

7.2
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Mister Ed is a horse who is owned by Wilbur Post. Mister Ed is not just any horse, he talks to Wilbur! But this gets Wilbur in all kinds of trouble because Mister Ed won't talk to anyone ... See full summary »

Creator: Walter Brooks | Stars: Allan Lane, Alan Young, Connie Hines, Mister Ed

3. Every Which Way But Loose (1978)

PG | 110 min | Action, Comedy

6.2
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Philo Beddoe is an easy-going trucker and a great fist-fighter. With two friends - Orville, who promotes prize-fights for him, and Clyde, the orangutan he won on a bet - he roams the San ... See full summary »

Writer: Jeremy Joe Kronsberg | Director: James Fargo | Stars: Clint Eastwood, Sondra Locke, Geoffrey Lewis, Beverly D'Angelo

4. Beethoven's 2nd (1993)

PG | 89 min | Comedy, Family, Romance

4.6
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Beethoven the St. Bernard dog becomes a father, but his girlfriend Missy is dog-napped, and his puppies are in danger of the same fate.

Writers: John Hughes, Amy Holden Jones, Len Blum | Director: Rod Daniel | Stars: Charles Grodin, Bonnie Hunt, Nicholle Tom, Christopher Castile

5. Lassie (1954–1974)

30 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

6.6
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Stars: Lassie, Jon Provost, June Lockhart, Hugh Reilly

6. The Sun Comes Up (1949)

93 min | Drama, Family

6.7
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Set in the rural south of the United States, a bereaved war widow learns to to put aside her bitterness and grief as she grows to love a young orphan boy and the dog that belonged to her ... See full summary »

Writers: Margaret Fitts, William Ludwig, Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings | Director: Richard Thorpe | Stars: Jeanette MacDonald, Lloyd Nolan, Claude Jarman Jr., Lewis Stone

7. Ed (1996)

PG | 94 min | Comedy, Family, Sport

2.5
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A trained chimpanzee plays third base for a minor-league baseball team.

Writers: Ken Richards, Janus Cercone, David M. Evans | Director: Bill Couturié | Stars: Matt LeBlanc, Jayne Brook, Gene Ross, Paul Hewitt

8. White Fang (I) (1991)

PG | 107 min | Adventure, Drama

6.6
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Jack London's classic adventure story about the friendship developed between a Yukon gold hunter and the mixed dog-wolf he rescues from the hands of a man who mistreats him.

Writers: Jack London, Jeanne Rosenberg, Nick Thiel, David Fallon | Director: Randal Kleiser | Stars: Ethan Hawke, Klaus Maria Brandauer, Seymour Cassel, Susan Hogan

9. K-9 (1989)

PG-13 | 101 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

5.9
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To stop an elusive criminal, a maverick detective enlists the aid of a police dog who's an unusually intelligent smart alec.

Writers: Steven Siegel, Scott Myers | Director: Rod Daniel | Stars: James Belushi, Mel Harris, Kevin Tighe, Ed O'Neill

10. Moby Dick (1998 TV Mini-Series)

PG | 180 min | Adventure, Drama, Thriller

6.5
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The sole survivor of a lost whaling ship relates the tale of his captain's self-destructive obsession to hunt the white whale, Moby Dick.

Stars: Henry Thomas, Patrick Stewart, Bruce Spence, Hugh Keays-Byrne

11. Larger Than Life (1996)

PG | 93 min | Comedy, Family

5.5
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A motivational speaker discovers that the inheritance his father left for him is in the form of an elephant.

Writers: Roy Blount Jr., Pen Densham, Garry Williams | Director: Howard Franklin | Stars: Bill Murray, Matthew McConaughey, Jerry Adler, Richard Alan Baker

12. Scarecrows (1988)

R | 83 min | Horror

5.7
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Five people heist the Camp Pendleton payroll, kidnap a pilot and his daughter, who are forced to fly them to Mexico. Enroute a double cross has one of the thieves parachute with the loot ... See full summary »

Writers: William Wesley, Richard Jefferies, Larry Stamper, Marcus Crowder, Stephen Gerard | Director: William Wesley | Stars: Ted Vernon, Michael David Simms, Richard Vidan, Kristina Sanborn

13. Good Boy! (2003)

PG | 87 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

5.1
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49 Metascore

An intergalactic dog pilot from Sirius (the dog star), visits Earth to verify the rumors that dogs have failed to take over the planet.

Writers: Zeke Richardson, John Hoffman | Director: John Hoffman | Stars: Liam Aiken, Matthew Broderick, Molly Shannon, Kevin Nealon

14. Son of Lassie (1945)

G | 102 min | Drama, Family

6.4
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Laddie (Son of Lassie !) and his master are trapped in Norway during WW2 - has he inherited his mothers famous courage ?

Writers: Jeanne Bartlett, Eric Knight | Director: S. Sylvan Simon | Stars: Peter Lawford, Donald Crisp, June Lockhart, Nigel Bruce

15. Beethoven's Big Break (2008 Video)

PG | 101 min | Comedy, Family

4.6
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Eddie, a struggling animal trainer and single dad suddenly finds himself the personal wrangler for a large and lovable St. Bernard whose fabulous movie "audition" catapults the dog to ... See full summary »

Writers: Derek Rydall, Brian Levant | Director: Mike Elliott | Stars: Jonathan Silverman, Jennifer Finnigan, Moises Arias, Eddie Griffin

16. Benji (1974)

G | 86 min | Adventure, Family, Romance

6.0
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A stray dog saves two kidnapped children.

Writer: Joe Camp | Director: Joe Camp | Stars: Peter Breck, Deborah Walley, Patsy Garrett, Allen Fiuzat

17. Beethoven's 3rd (2000 Video)

G | 99 min | Family, Comedy

3.8
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The Newton family from the original Beethoven movies are on vacation in Europe but do plan to join a Newton family reunion and to make sure one of their family members definitely makes it, ... See full summary »

Writers: John Hughes, Amy Holden Jones, Jeff Schechter | Director: David M. Evans | Stars: Judge Reinhold, Julia Sweeney, Joe Pichler, Michaela Gallo

18. Air Bud: Spikes Back (2003 Video)

G | 87 min | Comedy, Family, Sport

3.9
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Disney serves up adventure with everyone's favorite golden retriever!

Writers: Kevin DiCicco, Robert Vince, Anne Vince, Anna McRoberts, Paul Tamasy, Aaron Mendelsohn | Director: Mike Southon | Stars: Darren J. Birch, Christopher Bishop, Tyler Boissonnault, J. Winston Carroll

19. Beethoven's 4th (2001 Video)

G | 93 min | Comedy, Family

3.8
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The family is pleasantly surprised and puzzled when Beethoven suddenly becomes obedient. Turns out it's a prince and the pauper scenario, with the real Beethoven now living with a pompous rich family.

Writers: John Hughes, Amy Holden Jones, John Loy | Director: David M. Evans | Stars: Judge Reinhold, Julia Sweeney, Joe Pichler, Michaela Gallo

20. Beethoven's 5th (2003 Video)

G | 91 min | Comedy, Family, Adventure

3.7
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Sara Newton and Beethoven spends summer with Freddy Kablinski in Quicksilver, a weird town.

Writers: Cliff Ruby, Elana Lesser, John Hughes, Amy Holden Jones | Director: Mark Griffiths | Stars: Dave Thomas, Faith Ford, Daveigh Chase, Tom Poston

21. Oh Heavenly Dog (1980)

PG | 103 min | Comedy, Crime, Fantasy

5.4
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Browning is a PI with a bad cold, who's sent to investigate a case by a mysterious client.He stumbles across the body of a young woman and is stabbed to death, and when he wakes up in ... See full summary »

Writer: Rod Browning | Director: Joe Camp | Stars: Chevy Chase, Jane Seymour, Benji, Omar Sharif

22. Benji the Hunted (1987)

G | 88 min | Adventure, Family

6.2
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Benji is left in the wilderness after an accident - can he survive ?

Writer: Joe Camp | Director: Joe Camp | Stars: Red Steagall, Frank Inn, Benjean, Nancy Francis

23. Soccer Dog: The Movie (1999)

PG | 98 min | Comedy, Family, Sport

2.9
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A heart-warming comedy about the friendship between the new kid in town and a soccer-playing dog on the lam from the dog-catcher. It's up to these two underdogs to win the PeeWee Soccer League championship game.

Writer: Daniel Forman | Director: Tony Giglio | Stars: James Marshall, Olivia d'Abo, Jeremy Foley, Sam McMurray

24. Copacabana (1947)

Passed | 92 min | Comedy, Musical

6.2
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Agent has his only client pose as both a French chanteuse and Brazilian bombshell to fool nightclub owner.

Writers: László Vadnay, Howard Harris, Allen Boretz, Sydney Zelinka | Director: Alfred E. Green | Stars: Groucho Marx, Carmen Miranda, Steve Cochran, Andy Russell

25. Lancelot Link: Secret Chimp (1970– )

60 min | Adventure, Comedy, Family

7.5
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A member of pop band Evolution Revolution, Lancelot Link is called upon by the Agency to Prevent Evil (APE), in their ongoing fight against CHUMP.

Creators: Stan Burns, Mike Marmer | Stars: Dayton Allen, Joan Gerber, Bernie Kopell, Malachi Throne

26. Benji, Zax & the Alien Prince (1983– )

22 min | Family, Sci-Fi

8.0
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Far distant from Earth on a red planet of Antars, a tyrant Zanu has killed their king and imprisoned the queen. The crown prince, their son, named Yubi (Christopher Burton) has escaped to ... See full summary »

Creator: Joe Camp | Stars: Benji, Chris Burton, Ric Spiegel, Ken Miller

27. Jock: A True Tale of Friendship (1994)

91 min | Adventure, Family, History

7.2
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In 1886 the 20 years old Percy Fitzpatrick sets out from Kaapstad (Cape Town) for the Transvaal to dig for gold. On his way he prevents the weakly puppy Jock from being drowned and adopts ... See full summary »

Writers: Duncan MacNeillie, Johann Potgieter, Greg Latter, Percy Fitzpatrick | Directors: Danie Joubert, Duncan MacNeillie | Stars: Sean Gallagher, Fay Masterson, Wilson Dunster, Sello Sebotsane

28. The Horse with the Human Mind (1946)

8 min | Documentary, Short

6.4
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We spend the day with Bess, considered by many to be the smartest horse in the movies, as she works with her trainer.

Director: Harry Loud | Stars: Bess, Joe Adkinson, Frank Whitbeck

29. Stone Fox (1987 TV Movie)

100 min | Western, Drama, Family

6.7
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Little Willy must win a dog sled race in order to save his grandfather's cattle ranch.

Writers: Walter Halsey Davis, John Reynolds Gardiner | Director: Harvey Hart | Stars: Buddy Ebsen, Joey Cramer, Belinda Montgomery, Gordon Tootoosis

30. For the Love of Benji (1977)

G | 85 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

5.9
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Benji sniffs out a bogus CIA agent in Athens, Greece.

Writers: Joe Camp, Ben Vaughn | Director: Joe Camp | Stars: Patsy Garrett, Benji, Art Vasil, Allen Fiuzat

31. Benji: Off the Leash! (2004)

PG | 97 min | Drama, Family

4.4
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49 Metascore

Three unlikely, unsuspecting souls who come face-to-face with that moment in their lives when they must stand and be counted. For Sheldon, it's difficult because he doesn't appear to be the... See full summary »

Writer: Joe Camp | Director: Joe Camp | Stars: Nick Whitaker, Chris Kendrick, Nate Bynum, Randall Newsome

32. Ride Him, Cowboy (1932)

Passed | 55 min | Romance, Western

5.4
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John Drury saves Duke, a wild horse accused of murder, and trains him. When he discovers that the real murderer, a bad guy known as The Hawk, is the town's leading citizen, Drury arrested on a fraudulent charge.

Writers: Kenneth Perkins, Scott Mason | Director: Fred Allen | Stars: John Wayne, Duke, Ruth Hall, Henry B. Walthall

33. Tarzan's Peril (1951)

Approved | 78 min | Action, Adventure

5.9
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Escaped convicts are selling weapons to a warlike native tribe.

Writers: Edgar Rice Burroughs, Samuel Newman, Francis Swann, John Cousins | Director: Byron Haskin | Stars: Lex Barker, Virginia Huston, George Macready, Douglas Fowley

34. King of the Cowboys (1943)

Passed | 67 min | Western

6.4
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Saboteurs are blowing up government warehouses (during World War II). Roy and his pals work undercover to put an end to their operations.

Writers: Olive Cooper, J. Benton Cheney, Hal Long | Director: Joseph Kane | Stars: Roy Rogers, Smiley Burnette, Bob Nolan, Sons of the Pioneers

35. Benji's Very Own Christmas Story (1978 TV Short)

Unrated | 25 min | Family, Short

5.1
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While on a publicity tour in Switzerland, Benji, Cindy Smith, and Patsy Garrett convince Kris Kringle that his place on Christmas Eve is delivering presents to all "his" families all over the world.

Creator: Joe Camp | Director: Joe Camp | Stars: Ron Moody, Patsy Garrett, Cynthia Smith, Benji

36. Famous Movie Dogs (1940)

10 min | Short

6.5
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Well known canine performers of the 1930s vie for a part in an upcoming movie.

Writer: Del Frazier | Director: Del Frazier | Stars: John Deering, Von, Asta, Corky

37. The Order of the Black Eagle (1987)

R | 93 min | Action, Adventure, Thriller

4.3
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A James Bondish spy and his female assistant infiltrate a group of South American Nazis who have kept Hitler alive until they take over the... using the ultimate weapon. In HD.

Writer: Phil Behrens | Director: Worth Keeter | Stars: Ian Hunter, C.K. Bibby, William T. Hicks, Anna Rapagna

38. Smoke (1970 TV Movie)

Unrated | 89 min | Adventure, Family, Drama

6.8
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As a teenager has difficulty coping with his mother's remarriage, he finds and nurses back to health a German Shepherd, but keeps him a secret for fear that his stepfather would return him to his original owner.

Director: Vincent McEveety | Stars: Earl Holliman, Ron Howard, Jacqueline Scott, Shug Fisher

39. Quick Before It Melts (1964)

97 min | Comedy

5.5
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A reporter and a photographer become entwined with women, marriage, and a defecting Russian scientist while on an expedition to Antarctica for their magazine.

Writers: Philip Benjamin, Dale Wasserman | Director: Delbert Mann | Stars: George Maharis, Robert Morse, Anjanette Comer, James Gregory

40. Darkest Africa (1936)

Approved | 269 min | Action, Adventure, Romance

6.6
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A 15-episode serial in which Beatty goes to darkest Africa to rescue the Goddess of Joba, who is being held by the high priest.

Writers: John Rathmell, Barney A. Sarecky, Ted Parsons, Tracy Knight | Directors: B. Reeves Eason, Joseph Kane | Stars: Clyde Beatty, Manuel King, Elaine Shepard, Lucien Prival

41. Beware of Blondie (1950)

Approved | 64 min | Comedy

6.2
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Mr. Dithers has gone on vacation and left Dagwood to look after the company. Toby tries to take advantage of Dagwood's naiveté, but Blondie saves the day.

Creator: Chic Young | Director: Edward Bernds | Stars: Penny Singleton, Arthur Lake, Larry Simms, Marjorie Ann Mutchie

42. It's Showtime (1976)

G | 85 min | Documentary

6.3
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A collection of film clips profiling animal actors.

Writer: Alan Myerson | Directors: Paul M. Heller, Alan Myerson, Fred Weintraub | Stars: Rin Tin Tin, Flipper, Trigger, Daisy

43. Top Dogs: Little Heroes 3 (2002)

90 min | Comedy, Family

2.7
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Writers: Henri Charr, Jess Mancilla, Sreescanda, Brad Sergi, Thomas Garner | Director: Henri Charr | Stars: Ralley, Duke, Serena, Enzo

44. Benji at Work (1980 TV Movie)

30 min | Documentary, Short, Family

6.8
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Behind-the-scenes look at the beloved movie canine.

Writers: Joe Camp, Fielder Baker | Director: Fielder Baker | Stars: Benji, Chevy Chase, Adam Rich, Jane Seymour

45. Apache Rose (1947)

Approved | 75 min | Western

6.7
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Roy is an oil prospector. His efforts to get drilling rights on an old Spanish land grant are countered by gamblers from an off-shore gambling boat determined to control the land (and oil) themselves.

Writer: Gerald Geraghty | Director: William Witney | Stars: Roy Rogers, Trigger, Dale Evans, Olin Howland

46. Benji Takes a Dive at Marineland (1981 TV Short)

30 min | Family, Short

7.7
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The ever-witty mutt hero Benji becomes the world's first dog to scuba dive in this entertaining children's television special. BENJI AT MARINELAND follows the emotive pup underwater as he ... See full summary »

Writers: Joe Camp, Harland Wright | Director: Joe Camp | Stars: Benji, Jesse Davis

47. Inside Information (1934)

Approved | 48 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

5.5
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Lloyd Wilson, trusted employee of an investment firm, is suspected of theft when $20,000 in security bonds is stolen from his office. Tarzan, the Famous Police Dog, has an intuitive dislike... See full summary »

Writers: Bert Ennis, Victor Potel, Betty Laidlaw, Robert Lively | Director: Robert F. Hill | Stars: Rex Lease, Marion Shilling, Tarzan, Philo McCullough

48. Adventures of Rusty (1945)

Approved | 67 min | Drama, Family

5.8
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Fearing that his recently-acquired step-mother, Ann Dennis, is competing with him for his father's affections, and saddened by the death of his dog, young Danny Mitchell, in the first film ... See full summary »

Writers: Al Martin, Aubrey Wisberg | Director: Paul Burnford | Stars: Ted Donaldson, Margaret Lindsay, Conrad Nagel, Gloria Holden

49. Danny Boy (1945)

Passed | 64 min | Adventure, Drama, War

6.1
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The dog of a boy scout is kidnapped at the instigation of a neighbor. The boy gets the help of a war veteran.

Writers: Raymond L. Schrock, Taylor Caven | Director: Terry O. Morse | Stars: Robert 'Buzz' Henry, Ralph Lewis, Sybil Merritt, Helen Brown

50. Despair (2001 Video)

Unrated | 35 min | Drama, Short, Horror

5.6
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A married couple's final day, before each commits suicide. The man no longer wishes to live a life in which his artistic talents continue to go unrecognized and unappreciated...The woman ... See full summary »

Writer: Mark Baranowski | Director: Mark Baranowski | Stars: Mark Baranowski, Ryli Morgan, Bonzai