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The Shaggy Dog (2006)

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A man tries to live a normal life despite the fact that he sometimes turns into a sheepdog.

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Storyline

A man tries to live a normal life despite the fact that he sometimes turns into a sheepdog.

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

Raise The Woof. See more »

Genres:

Comedy | Family | Fantasy

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for some mild rude humor | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

10 March 2006 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Un papá con pocas pulgas  »

Box Office

Budget:

$50,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$16,310,058 (USA) (10 March 2006)

Gross:

$61,112,916 (USA) (21 July 2006)
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Trivia

Tim Allen's neighbor who's dog urinating at beginning of film is named Baxter. Tim Allen plays Mike Baxter on ABC's Last Man Standing. Disney owns ABC. The pound employee also on Last Man Standing as a preschool teacher. See more »

Goofs

When Dave is distracted driving to the courthouse, he slams on the brakes and the car slides to a stop. The age of car that he is driving would undoubtedly feature ABS (Anti-lock brakes) and therefore would unlikely slide in this manner. See more »

Quotes

Judge Claire Whittaker: One more outburst and I'm holding you in contempt.
Dave Douglas: [barks] Silence! Quiet! WHOO!
[covers up mouth with hands, pause]
Dave Douglas: I think I could use a rrr-eee
[growling]
Judge Claire Whittaker: ReCESS! Ten minutes!
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Crazy Credits

At the beginning, the Disney Castle turns into a doghouse. See more »


Soundtracks

Greased Lightnin'
(1972)
Written by Warren Casey, Jim Jacobs
Performed by John Travolta
Courtesy of Paramount Pictures
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Can you say "Product Placement"
22 August 2006 | by (Vancouver Island, BC, Canada) – See all my reviews

I for one am getting tired of the cinematography of a movie being obscured by ads directed at kids. A few years ago it was much more subtle then it is now. It is a shame to see a actor with the caliber of Robert Downey Jr. in a "b" rated movie and likely even a "C" rated movie.. I guess after prison, one has to start right from the mail room. But for him he is sweeping the floor of the mail room. The story line is tired. Normally my kids are gluttons for this type of entertainment. but they walked away from it within 15 minutes.. I however endured.. what a waste of 90 minutes.. If your kids point to this movie at the video store and say.." How about this one? " . You can tell them with confidence.. "I'm sorry honey .. I heard that one sucks"


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