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Courage of Lassie (1946)

G  |   |  Drama, Adventure, Family  |  8 November 1946 (USA)
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Bill's separated from his litter, making friends with the wild creatures until he's found and adopted by young Kathie. An accident separates him from her, and he's drafted into K-9 duty in ... See full summary »

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Mrs. Merrick
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Judge Payson
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Old Man
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Alice Merrick (as Catherine Frances McLeod)
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Farmer Crews
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Gil Elson
Jane Green ...
Mrs. Elson
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Pete Merrick
Bill Wallace ...
Sergeant Mac (as William Wallace)
Minor Watson ...
Sheriff Ed Grayson
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Charlie
Clancy Cooper ...
Casey
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Bill's separated from his litter, making friends with the wild creatures until he's found and adopted by young Kathie. An accident separates him from her, and he's drafted into K-9 duty in the trenches until battle fatigue takes its toll and he turns vicious. And even though he finds his way back home, he may be condemned as a killer. Written by Kathy Li

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As Refreshing As A Breath Of Spring !

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Drama | Adventure | Family | War

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Although the title of the film suggests it, there is no mention of the character Lassie anywhere in the movie. See more »

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During the discussion about being a dog's god, Kathie is shown lit from behind in the long shot and from the left front in close-ups. See more »

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Followed by Lassie (1954) See more »

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User Reviews

 
Dog dodges dozens of deadly darts
23 March 2001 | by (Broken Bow, Oklahoma) – See all my reviews

Well, folks, there were no surprises in this one. A young girl adopts a lost puppy and takes it in for her own, turning it into a first class sheep dog. Then the inseparable pair are separated and the dog must face a cruel world without his master. The film has the usual [and some unusual] assortment of adventures from the collie being shot, run over, drafted, shot again, ran to exhaustion, put on trial, exonerated, and then a tearful re-union with the little girl [the dog didn't shed a tear]. Some little girl. Wow! I liked it, but then, I am a hopeless dog lover: it was pretty corny, though. Nice Canadian scenery throughout, should be a winner with the kids.


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