When a pooch is irradiated by a nuclear plant and threatens the town, only a teenage boy can redeem him.
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A homeless dog is accidentally locked in a nuclear reactor during a meltdown, turning him into Atomic Dog. When the beast threatens the local town, a teenage boy tries to befriend the animal and save him from the crazed townfolk. Written by Tim Evanson <tevanson@earthlink.net>

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Someone's been a very bad dog.


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Rated PG-13 for violence including dog attacks | See all certifications »
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This is why some people hate movies...
24 October 2000 | by (Michigan, USA) – See all my reviews

The only argument for anti-movie fans to use is the inherent crud evident in such films as "Atomic Dog". Never has a more putrid slice of film made it to video, and we see why: a horrible story, surrounded by meaningless characters, an insanely predictable plot, and Christ, some of the worst camera work I have personally ever witnessed. To see this move is a crime; do yourself a favor and look at a brick for 90 minutes...its better than this.


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