Pound (1970)

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In a pound, 18 dogs wait to be adopted.


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Cast overview, first billed only:
Joe Madden ...
James Green ...
Honky Killer
Honky Killer's Wife
L. Errol Jaye ...
Police Chief
Carolyn Cardwell ...
Charles Dierkop ...
Lawrence Wolf ...
Mexican Hairless
Ching Yeh ...
Siamese Cat
Eric Krupnik ...
Montana Sheepdog
Elsie Downey ...
Mutt Bitch
Chuck Green ...
Italian Terrier
Stan Gottlieb ...
Carolyn Groves ...
Pedigreed Bitch


In a pound, 18 dogs wait to be adopted.

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In 2005, Robert Downey Sr. discovered a print of this film in his "cameramans ex-wife's closet". The print was in such bad shape that it was impossible to run it through a projector. It has since been digitally scanned and restored. See more »


Featured in The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #20.135 (2012) See more »

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14 September 2001 | by (WEHO) – See all my reviews

I remember seeing this film at the Plaza Theatre in NYC when I was in high school. We were all fans of Downey's earlier film like PUTNEY SWOPE & GREASER'S PALACE. This was the most disturbing. With a 360 shot real dog are replaced by actors. They fornicate, sniff each others rears and for some reasons there's a penguin dressed as Andy Warhol look-a-like who when he dies goes to a cocktail part out of Warhol's Factory Day. It's all very surreal and funny until the end. Who can't love a movie that contains the line "I'd glady give you my heiney for glass of ice tea." GREAT MOVIE Never released on video. I'd trade my copy of WHO KILLED TEDDY BEAR for this '70's classic

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