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The 12 Dogs of Christmas (2005)

G | | Family | 1 November 2005 (USA)
A girl who uses dogs to teach people about the true meaning of Christmas during the Depression.

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A girl who uses dogs to teach people about the true meaning of Christmas during the Depression.

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12 chiens de Noël  »

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Even though it was filmed during May in Maine, most of the snow had to be trucked in from the local ski resort and entire yards had snow shoveled onto them. See more »

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No animals were harmed in the making of this film... only producers. See more »

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Followed by 12 Dogs of Christmas: Great Puppy Rescue (2012) See more »

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Written by Shaun Johnson and Greg Banworth
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A good family film
1 November 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Our family watched this film and we just enjoyed the film. It is a good film for dog lovers. At first when we picked up the film from the rental store there was only 3 copies. at first I thought that this was a sign that this is a bad film. But I was so surprised that there was not more copies available to the public. There are very few family movies out there for people to view. I think the principal from the school reminded me of a famous actor who played the telephone operator in a old comedy series. And also the Aunt played a good role. Our favorite person who played a very small role was the little girl in the end who sang the part about a poodle in a dog house. You will know what I mean if you watch the film.


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