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The 12 Dogs of Christmas (2005)

G | | Family | 1 November 2005 (USA)
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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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Mayor Nobel Doyle
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Dorothy Brodesser ...
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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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The medal that the mayor wears on his coat is a National Defense Service medal. It is the oldest service medal that is still being issued. 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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My One Complaint
15 January 2011 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Where's the pug? Being a pug owner, when I saw the pug on the box cover I HAD to buy the movie. Imagine my disappointment when there is no pug in the show at all.

Oh, well. After getting over that, I really did enjoy the movie. Sure, it was a little predictable but it was charming enough to overlook that point. The dogs are cute, though I did wish that we could have seen a little more of them. The kids were cute and did a good job with their parts. I did enjoy watching the coach try to get the Christmas pageant together.

All in all, it's a fun, fluff family movie and it was an enjoyable way to pass some time


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