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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 ...
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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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20 November 1963 (USA)  »

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200 mil do domu  »

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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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Aptly-titled charmer, a highpoint of Disney's early-'60s output...
13 March 2008 | by (las vegas, nv) – See all my reviews

Wonderful adventure from Walt Disney, adapted from Sheila Burnford's book and a total charmer that should captivate any audience, regardless of age. A gorgeous Golden Retriever, a Bull Terrier, and a Siamese cat travel 200 miles together across wilderness territory in Canada to be reunited with their human family. Director Fletcher Markle does amazing things with these animals (much more so than he does with the somewhat-stilted human actors, anyway). Beautifully photographed, exciting, and funny/sweet without resorting to the obvious. These plucky pets are something to see, much better than those cast for the 1993 remake (in which celebrities 'voiced' the animals' thoughts). Some things are better left simplified. *** from ****


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