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Beethoven's 2nd (1993)

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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 All (26) »

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This time he's bringing the kids. 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  »

Box Office

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$15,000,000 (estimated)

Gross:

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

Goofs

In the first 2 shots of the scene when Beethoven and Missy are walking down the streets, you can see they're tied together by the collars with a piece of fishing wire to keep them walking in sync. 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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Followed by Beethoven's 5th (2003) See more »

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Roll Over Beethoven
Written by Chuck Berry
Performed by Paul Shaffer
Featuring Will Lee, Sid McGinnis and Anton Fig
Produced by Paul Shaffer
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Cuter than the first
17 November 2005 | by (Chantilly, Virginia, USA) – See all my reviews

BEETHOVEN'S 2ND, in my opinion, is even cuter than the first BEETHOVEN. I laughed really hard when George (Charles Grodin) first discovered the puppies in the basement of his house and said, "Oh, no!" Those puppies were absolutely adorable! In my opinion, Regina (Debi Mazar) and Floyd (Chris Penn) were like Cruella and her henchmen, Horace and Jasper! I was so glad when the puppies got them all dirty. I mean, what human being would want to drown five sweet, cute, innocent puppies? When Beethoven caused the deck of Taylor's (Ashley Hamilton) lake house to collapse, I was relieved. This was because he saved Ryce (Nicholle Tom) from being raped. In conclusion, I highly recommend this cute movie to all you dog lovers or Charles Grodin fans who have not seen it.


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