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Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey (1993)

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Three pets escape from a California ranch to find their owners in San Francisco.

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Don Alder ...
Ed Bernard ...
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Anne Christianson ...
Ted D'Arms ...
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Woody Eney ...
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Rich Hawkins ...
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Nurmi Husa ...
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David MacIntyre ...
Kit McDonough ...
Mary Marsh ...
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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 Anonymous

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3 February 1993 (USA)  »

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A Incrível Jornada  »

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$41,833,324 (USA)
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Trivia

The widescreen version of this film is not on DVD. It can only be found on iTunes or rare laserdiscs (which are not anamorphic). See more »

Goofs

In the kitchen scene when the pets are being fed, a Seal Point Siamese cat appears as Sassy. Seconds later, the correct breed - a Seal Point Himalayan - is shown. See more »

Quotes

Chance: You were so awesome. You were like Rin Tin Tin.
Shadow: What?
Chance: Rin Tin Tin. Don't you ever watch TV?
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I loved it!
11 October 2000 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

What a fun movie! I enjoyed the locales, scenery, and just had a ball when I saw it several years ago in the theater. Now my family owns the video. Chance, Sassy, and Shadow are adorable animals and are voiced perfectly by Michael J. Fox, Sally Field and the beloved late actor Don Ameche. I also loved the family and felt they were played very realistically. I especially loved Robert Hays as the gentle stepfather who wants to do right by his new stepkids. If you're looking for good, clean, solid and funny family entertainment, you can't go wrong with Homeward Bound.


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