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Bingo (1991)

PG  |   |  Adventure, Comedy, Family  |  9 August 1991 (USA)
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A runaway circus dog befriends a young boy who has trouble fitting in with his friends.

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Natalie Devlin
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Chuckie Devlin
David French ...
Chickie Devlin
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Lennie
Joe Guzaldo ...
Eli
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Duke
Janet Wright ...
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Norman Browning ...
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When Bingo, a runaway circus dog who leaves the big top, saves the life of Chuckie, a young boy who is having trouble fitting in with his pals. The two quickly become best friends-skateboarding, playing pinball, and doing math homework together. But Chuckie's parents discover the stowaway pooch, and make no bones about the fact that Bingo will not accompany them on thier cross-country move. What follows next is a heart warming 1000 mile adventure of puppy love and loyalty as Bingo and Chuckie encounter nutty charcters and hilarious situations in thier quest to be reunited. Dog catchers, kidnappers, hospitalsmand even prison cant keep the two misfits apart! Written by Uber Minion

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9 August 1991 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Bingo - Kuck mal, wer da bellt  »

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$10,000,000 (estimated)

Gross:

$8,667,684 (USA)
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The two terriers at Duke's, Magic and Snickers, are related to the dog Higgins from the film Benji (1974). See more »

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After Bingo pulls off all of Chuckie's clothes, in one shot you can see Chuckie wearing underwear. See more »

Quotes

Eli Smith: I can't believe you. Here we are trapped like idiots and all you can think of is pressing that stupid button.
Lennie Smith: You're not my boss.
[clicks bomb remote while singing]
Lennie Smith: Now he's hamburger.
[clicks remote]
Lennie Smith: Now he's not.
[clicks remote]
Lennie Smith: Now he's hamburger.
[clicks remote]
Lennie Smith: Now he's not.
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Edited into Doggiewoggiez! Poochiewoochiez! (2012) See more »

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ON WISCONSIN
Written by Carl D. Beck (as Carl Beck) & William T. Purdy (as W.T. Purdy)
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A little weird
31 December 2004 | by (Odessa, Ukraine) – See all my reviews

Bingo is a very strange movie. It's not a bad one, but it missed the target because it's not completely a kids animal movie like many others as well as it's not completely a spoof to such movies. And such half-and-half as a rule has very little chances for success. The beginning and the ending of the story are incredibly typical for an animal family flick but all the rest of it is quite different. Well, it was so silly and at the same time so funny. Personally, I laughed many times watching this strange movie (and I'm not a spoof fan), but as in every silly comedy there was nothing especially memorable in this movie. Humor in many ways is typical for a kids friendly movie, though sometimes it becomes a bit crude for such movies. The language also is too strong for a family movie. Overall, I found Bingo funny and enjoyable enough for watching once, but definitely before watching it you should know what kind of movies you are going to watch.

My grade 5.6 out of 10. Sorry for my bad English.


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