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Pound Puppies and the Legend of Big Paw (1988)

On a magical artifact called the Bone of Scone, that gives "Puppy Power" to the Pound Puppies and Pound Purries. However, a villain named Marvin McNasty plans to take it and use it for ... See full summary »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Greg Berg ...
Beamer (voice)
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Nose Marie (voice)
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Bright Eyes (voice)
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Charlamange / Colette (voice)
Ryan Davis ...
Puppy (voice)
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Jeff (voice) (as Joey Deidio)
Ashley Hall ...
Cooler (singing voice)
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Cooler / Digalot (voice)
Janice Kawaye ...
Tammy (voice)
Alwyn Kushner ...
Whopper's Niece (voice)
Jasper Kushner ...
Whopper's Nephew (voice)
Robbie Lee ...
Puppy (voice)
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Lumpy (voice)
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Howler / Reflex (voice)
George Rose ...
Marvin McNasty / Sir McNasty (voice)
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Storyline

On a magical artifact called the Bone of Scone, that gives "Puppy Power" to the Pound Puppies and Pound Purries. However, a villain named Marvin McNasty plans to take it and use it for world domination. Without the Bone of Scone, humans will not understand what the animals are saying and, if it is broken, Puppy Power will forever be lost. Written by Anthony Pereyra {hypersonic91@yahoo.com}

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18 March 1988 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Beszélő kutyák csodacsontja  »

Box Office

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$504,636 (USA)
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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

The new characters that were introduced are Beamer, Reflex, Tammy, Jeff, Marvin McNasty, Lumpy, Bones, Collette, Big Paw, Charlamange, Hairball, and Whopper's niece and nephew. Katrina Stoneheart, Brattina, Holly, and Catgut did not appear in this movie. The Pound Puppies, returning from the TV series, were redesigned for this movie, which is the reason why none of the Pound Puppies look like their original selves in the TV Series. See more »

Goofs

When Whopper and Collette are recaptured by McNasty's henchmen, there is one short sequence where Collette is together with the others, in place of Nose Marie. See more »

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A wonderful example of childhood nostalgia
18 June 2005 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

This film takes me back to my childhood.Every Saturday when i was my turn to rent from a local video shop, i always headed for this film much to my parents and elder siblings annoyance (they don't seem to get the appeal of giant singing dogs.) Full of happy songs guaranteed to put a smile on your face and keep you singing them the whole day through.

To watch it now, i realise it may not be the best quality animation by todays standards but i feel the storyline wholly makes up for this. Remembering it gives me wonderful memories that are priceless! A wonderful example of childhood nostalgia and a must for any child or adult alike to see at least once! My only regret is not hanging on to the video.


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