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The Incredible Journey (1963)

G  |   |  Adventure, Drama, Family  |  20 November 1963 (USA)
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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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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
Rex Allen ...
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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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While Bodger the Bull Terrier is referred to as a male, the dog playing the part is obviously a female. See more »

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Amazing Animal Adventure
10 May 2002 | by (Morro Bay, Hammett Valley, Twin Rocks) – See all my reviews

I can't get over how AWESOME the animals are who had the three main roles in this movie!!! As a matter of fact, the animals in the story made the human actors really hard to watch. I've been a big lover of this story since I read the book by Sheila Burnford and saw this 1963 film. The new film with the voices of actors sucks by comparison. Miss it and catch this classic. My favorite character is Tao-Cat of course, because he has all the best stunts in the movie. Just watch the scenes with the bear and the lynx and the rushing river!!! The interaction between Bodger, Luath and Tao is beautiful to watch as they protect and encourage each other en route across the beautiful rugged terrain of Ontario, Canada to find their family. I'm not a big advocate of family and G rated films, but some are just too good to pass up!!!


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