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The Incredible Journey (1963)

The story of three pets, a cat and two dogs, who lose their owners when they are all on vacation. Can they find their way home?

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Complete credited cast:
Émile Genest ...
John Longridge (as Emile Genest)
John Drainie ...
Professor Jim Hunter
Tommy Tweed ...
The Hermit
Sandra Scott ...
Mrs. Hunter
Syme Jago ...
Helvi Numi
Marion Finlayson ...
Elizabeth Hunter
Ronald Cohoon ...
Peter Hunter
Robert Christie ...
James MacKenzie
Beth Lockerbie ...
Nell MacKenzie
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Carl Nurmi
Iréna Mayeska ...
Mrs. Nurmi (as Irena Mayeska)
Beth Amos ...
Mrs. Oakes
Eric Clavering ...
Bert Oakes
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The story of three pets, a cat and two dogs, who lose their owners when they are all on vacation. Can they find their way home?

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Three against the wilderness... nothing could stop them - only instinct to guide them across 200 perilous miles of Canadian wilderness!


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200 mil do domu  »

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Trivia

Quebec-born Emile Genest did not dub himself in the French version, done by a French actor in SPS studios, in Paris, France. See more »

Goofs

While Bodger the Bull Terrier is referred to as a male, the dog playing the part is obviously a female. See more »

Connections

Remade as Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey (1993) See more »

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they dont make 'em like this anymore
29 July 2002 | by (London, England) – See all my reviews

a great film - far better than all the modern animatronics stuff from disney and the like these days - can anyone clarify what exact breed of cat played the part? I don't think it was Siamese or Birman but very closely related.


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