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The Shaggy Dog (2006)

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

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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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Tim Allen Living in a Dog's Life See more »

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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, whose dog is urinating at the beginning of the film, is named Baxter. Tim Allen plays Mike Baxter on ABC's Last Man Standing (2011). Disney owns ABC. See more »

Goofs

When the Judge asked for the counselors to approach her desk (in the courtroom,) her hand is shown off her microphone when the camera is not towards her, but when it is her hand is covering the microphone so no one can hear her. It happens so quickly that it is impossible for a human to actually do it in that much time. See more »

Quotes

Dr. Kozak: Don't you morons realize I can make us all immortal?
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Crazy Credits

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

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Featured in Siskel & Ebert: The Worst of 2006 (2007) See more »

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Who Let the Dogs Out?
(1998)
Written by Anslem Douglas (as Anslem Douglas)
Performed by Baha Men
Courtesy of Virgin Records
Under license from EMI Film & Television Music
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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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