Three pets (Chance, a young dog unfamiliar with the world; Shadow, an aging, wise dog; and Sassy, a snobby cat) are left behind when their family goes on vacation. Unsure of what happened, the animals set out on a quest to find their family. This journey across America is very dangerous and the animals risk never seeing their masters again. The group of pets travel across forested mountains and areas of wide-open countryside, while their family searches for them in the same areas. Written by
In the classic tradition of Walt Disney Pictures comes a story about courage, adventure and friendship.
Did You Know?
Although the film is a remake of the 1963 version The Incredible Journey
(1963) and based on Sheila Burnford
's novel of the same name, the main characters' names and breeds have been changed. In the film, Chance is a young, exuberant American Pit Bull, while in the novel, his name is Luath and he is a Labrador Retriever. In the film, Shadow is a wise, old Golden Retriever, while in the novel, his name is Bodger, and he is a Bull Terrier. The film has a female Himalayan cat named Sassy, while the novel has a male Siamese cat named Tao. See more
The brown (grizzly) bear Chance faces does not reproduce American black bear-cubs. See more
Like my mother always said, curiosity killed the dog.
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Written by Lalo Schifrin See more