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Fluke (1995)

 -  Drama | Family | Fantasy  -  2 June 1995 (USA)
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Workaholic Thomas Johnson dies in a car accident and comes back to life as a dog. Remembering some of who he was, he returns to his wife and son to protect them from the man who caused his ... See full summary »

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Rumbo (voice)
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Thomas P. Johnson / Voice of Fluke
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Jeff Newman
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Brian Johnson
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Sylvester
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Boss
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Bert
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Bella
Federico Pacifici ...
Prof. Santini
Clarinda Ross ...
Jane, Tom's Secretary
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Night Guard
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Day Guard
Deborah Hobart ...
Dogpound Vet
Libby Whittemore ...
Libby, the Housekeeper
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Workaholic Thomas Johnson dies in a car accident and comes back to life as a dog. Remembering some of who he was, he returns to his wife and son to protect them from the man who caused his accident. But, as time goes by, he remembers more of his life, and realizes he wasn't such a good husband or father. Written by Brian W. Martz <B.Martz@Genie.com>

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Rated PG for some mild language and thematic elements | See all certifications »

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$3,987,649 (USA)
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The Asian man, who feeds the pups at the beginning of the film is speaking Vietnamese. He says, "You must be hungry. Eat a lot so you can grow up." See more »

Goofs

When Fluke has seen his wife and kid he follows the car. When he arrives at their house he runs towards the door as he's running across the grass a shadow of someone is visible. See more »

Quotes

Thomas P. Johnson: [about his wife and son] I loved them too much to get in the way of their happiness...
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References Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987) See more »

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The Pink Panther Theme
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Written by Henry Mancini
Performed by Henry Mancini and His Orchestra
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Rin Tin Tin, Bullet, Lassie and Boomer have nothing on The Fluke
22 August 2001 | by (Broken Bow, Oklahoma) – See all my reviews

Sometimes sad, more often funny look at a dog viewing us humans from a peculiar perspective. Nice little show with a good message about family, quality time, and not taking things for granted. Plus, the animal actors were some of the best I've seen. Cool show. P.S. If I ever get reincarnated, I hope it's as Sandra Bullock's #1 man. Or Faith Hill. Or Jane Seymour. Or....


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