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Rover Dangerfield (1991)

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A Vegas show dog gets ditched in the sticks and ends up working on a farm.

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Rover, a street-smart dog owned by a Las Vegas showgirl is dumped off Hoover Dam by the showgirl's boyfriend. Rather than drowning, Rover winds up in your basic idyllic farm in a classic city-boy-in-country shtick. Written by Felix Lee <flee@teleport.com>

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Rodney Dangerfield is Rover, a big city hound who trades bright lights for barnyard laughs! See more »


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2 August 1991 (USA)  »

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Rover & Daisy  »

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Was conceived in the late 1980s and originally set for a December 1988 release. See more »

Quotes

[after "I'll Never do it on a Christmas Tree" he knocks on the front door, door opens,]
Rover Dangerfield: Hey folks! I'll never dampen your holidays!
[door slams shut]
Rover Dangerfield: No respect. No respect at all.
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It's A Big Wide Wonderful World
Written by John Rox
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Proves that Dangerfield is versatile
16 September 1999 | by (WASHINGTON, D.C.) – See all my reviews

This quality children's animated flick shows how versatile Dangerfield can be. Ask most stand-up comedians known for being on the dirty side to write a G-rated screenplay and they wouldn't at all know how to go about it. But Dangerfield does, in this good (but not great) comic and somewhat chessy and predictable, but that's par for all kid flicks, film. Good songs include "It's a dog's life and I love it" and the amusing "I'll never do it on a Christmas tree". Great looking animation of Dangerfield as a dog, and the best K-9 one-liners


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