Air Bud: Spikes Back (2003)

G  |  Video  |   |  Comedy, Family, Sport  |  1 July 2003 (Canada)
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Darren J. Birch ...
Pottery Vendor
Christopher Bishop ...
Tyler Boissonnault ...
J. Winston Carroll ...
Mr. Tilly (as J.W. Carroll)
Polly (voice)
Doug Funk ...
Coach McKay
Patrick (as Alfred E. Humphreys)
Ellen Kennedy ...
Tammy's Mom
Mrs. Miller
Bailey Kitzmann ...
Gram Gram


Disney serves up adventure with everyone's favorite golden retriever!

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Air Bud 5 - Vier Pfoten schlagen auf  »

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Buddy is played by four different dogs (Bailey, Brandy, Charlie and Walker) and Pollywog or "Polly," the parrot, is played by two birds (Freebie and Tequila). See more »


When Air Bud escapes from the bad guys with the jewel, he has it in his mouth. Once he reaches the merry-go-round and changes the speeds on it, the jewel is gone. When he leaves he has the jewel in his mouth again. See more »


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Music & Lyrics by Brahm Wenger & John M. Rosenberg
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Not again! Really common, how many of these have they made?
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This is truly one of the worst movies I've ever seen. Compared to the other "Air Bud" movies in this series, this one really makes you think, who wrote it? Plus you know that none of the these movies would ever happen in a million years. I know that the marketers and producers aim for it to be a "fun family film", and for kids to enjoy it, but I was a kid when I first watched these movies and I have to say that I wasn't amused, and I'm pretty sure that not many of the other kids that saw it were either. I have to admit though when I heard that they were coming out with one that had volleyball as the premise, I was curious to see it, being a volleyball player myself. Though I regret that I did because it was such a stupid film. The acting was mediocre, the plot and ending were so obvious, and not to mention every time Bud is playing any of the sports, it looks so fake. I don't know how someone could really pitch this story to a producer or company, because the plot is exactly the same as the other "Air Bud" movies, except there is a different location, and a different sport. I really suggest not renting this video.

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