A comedy about misfits in which a veterinarian becomes involved with a client, whose wife has begun acting like a dog. Darla is the vet while Peter is the frazzled husband, whose marriage is going to the dogs.

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Peter
Heather Morgan ...
Lucy
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Darla
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Malcolm
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Sam
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Betty
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Harold
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Rebecca
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Tom (as Wade Andrews Williams)
Jane Chung ...
Elderly Woman
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Customer
Kim Robillard ...
Car Parking Man
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Kim Staunton ...
Dr. Felcrest
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A comedy about misfits in which a veterinarian becomes involved with a client, whose wife has begun acting like a dog. Darla is the vet while Peter is the frazzled husband, whose marriage is going to the dogs.

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Rated R for language and brief sexual content | See all certifications »
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After every five cast credits there are scenes of the Birthday Party/Celebration for Lucy's first birthday as a dog. Peter, Lucy, Darla, Malcolm, and Sam are present along with the family dog & the birthday cake has a dog bone on it. See more »

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References Old Yeller (1957) See more »

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Living with madness
15 April 2002 | by (Los Angeles, CA) – See all my reviews

This is a very smart and nicely played dramatic comedy that really deals effectively with mental illness. I saw it at the Method Fest in Pasadena (www.methodfest.com) and the Producer talked afterwards which was interesting. Very intelligent, believable and fun writing from the Barker/Writer that conveyed the sensitivity of the author.

Vincent D'Onofrio was especially interesting and compelling in a hilarious harp playing intern role and of course Lisa Kudrow was a blast. I thought Heather Morgan was very sweet. Overall great cast.

Watch for the scene where they are all in the living room together as well as when Lucy's family shows up, amazing!


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