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Beethoven the St. Bernard dog becomes a father, but his girlfriend Missy is dog-napped, and his puppies are in danger of the same fate.

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Beethoven becomes a father. But the puppies owner wants to use them and the mother in her divorce bargaining. But the Newton kids steal the puppies. Will they be allowed to keep them? And will they be able to rescue the puppies mother and re-unite her with her family? Written by Derek Picken <dpicken@email.msn.com>

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puppy | rescue | love | dog | 1990s | See more »

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The Newton Family is going to the dogs... See more »

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Comedy | Family | Romance

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Rated PG for mild language and unsuitable teen behavior | See all certifications »

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17 December 1993 (USA)  »

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Beethoven 2  »

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$15,000,000 (estimated)

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£5,029,293 (UK) (20 May 1994)
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Feature film debut of Danny Masterson. See more »

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After Regina gets the stump off of Floyd's head she falls down the hill with the stump. The next time we see her, the stump is gone. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Emily: [gives Beethoven a piece of pork] Here, Beethoven.
Ted a.k.a. Shorty: [gives him a slightly bigger slice] Here, boy. Here's a special treat.
Alice Newton: [shows him a roasted chicken] Here, Beethoven. This is from all of us.
George Newton: Beethoven...
[holds up a giant steak]
George Newton: I want you to have this!
[George approaches to Beethoven]
Ryce Newton: Mom, we're out of toilet paper!
Alice Newton: Here!
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Written by Carole Bayer Sager, James Ingram, and Clif Magness
Performed by Dolly Parton and James Ingram
Produced by David Foster
Dolly Parton appears courtesy of Columbia
James Ingram appears courtesy of Warner Bros. Records
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Good sequel... good family film... alas, too mediocre
16 February 2010 | by (Deadwood) – See all my reviews

I have really enjoyed the first Beethoven film. But, hey, I've also enjoyed this one. When I was a kid, I was very happy when I found out that there's a sequel to the first film. But, of course, when you are a kid, you love everything. Enough of that... let's see... This film is very cute, cheerful, childish and (but) mediocre. The plot is very simple. Beethoven finds a female Saint Bernard, and of course, later, to make story even cuter, they've got puppies. But, the evil owner of Missy (female Saint Bernard) has some wicked plans of her own, along with her stupid boyfriend (a classic image of Cruela De Ville and her two silly henchmen). Therefore, Newton family has a new riot in their house. The weakness of this film is... too much mellow and irritating romantic scenes! That was not necessary, at least not that much. Somehow, we expected that, but... aw, man... that scenes, that music... for the love of... Just speed up, and jump to next scene. But, still it's enjoyable, fun and funny! Just for the family and kids. Watch it.


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