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Snow Dogs (2002)

PG  |   |  Adventure, Comedy, Family  |  18 January 2002 (USA)
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When a Miami dentist inherits a team of sled dogs, he's got to learn the trade or lose his pack to a crusty mountain man.

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When Miami dentist Ted Brooks learns that his birth mother has passed away and that he was named in her will, he travels to Alaska to claim his inheritance. Rather than the large chunk of change that many people would expect, Ted instead receives his mother's pack of rowdy sled dogs and her property. Although the dogs seemingly have it in for Ted, he decides to keep the dogs and race them in the local race, the Arctic Challenge, spiting a mountain man who wants the dogs. What follows is a comedy detailing Ted's adventures in learning to run the sled dogs. Written by Anna <dimenxia@yahoo.com>

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Rated PG for mild crude humor | See all certifications »

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Winterdance  »

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Budget:

$35,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$17,814,259 (USA) (18 January 2002)

Gross:

$643,681 (Italy) (8 November 2002)
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Trivia

Many of the dogs in this movie later went on to appear in the film Eight Below (2006). See more »

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One of the dogs is named "Scooper" (mentioned several times in the movie). In the credits, he is listed as "Digger" See more »

Quotes

Thunder Jack: The dogs, where are they?
Ted: They're eating the house.
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Crazy Credits

In the opening credits, the names of cast and crew members have a dog house instead of the letter A, bones instead of I and paws instead of the letter O. These three symbols also accompany the end credits, only this time they keep to the sides of the screen instead of filling in for letters. See more »

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Referenced in Hall Pass (2011) See more »

Soundtracks

You've Taken Me Places I Wish I'd Never Been
Written and Performed by Heather Myles (as Heather Miles)
Courtesy of Rounder Records
Under licensing from Ocean Park Music Group
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Good Entertaining Movie for Family.
9 July 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Movie was surprisingly good. There were funny action scenes no sex, profanity or vulgarity. I watched it with my family at home. With parents and brother and friends who were around 25yrs old and niece 10yrs old and they liked it.

I gave this movie 8 out of 10. I liked Cuba Goodings reactions even if they were a little over done, they were funny.

I was surprised it was in fullscreen format (1:33 ratio) but I rather see this movie than live thru the awful HOSTEL movie.

It was good to see James Colburn in a movie again. The Dog facial animation was kinda cool. It was done well where it didn't look too cartoonish.


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