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Firehouse Dog (2007)

Rexxx, Hollywood's top canine star, gets lost and is adopted into a shabby firehouse. He teams up with a young kid to get the station back on its feet.

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Arwen ...
Rexxx / Dewey the Dog
Frodo ...
Rexxx / Dewey the Dog
Rohan ...
Rexxx / Dewey the Dog
Stryder ...
Rexxx / Dewey the Dog
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Trey Falcon
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Liz Knowles
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Jasmine "J.J." Presley
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Rexxx, Hollywood's top canine star, is best known for his extreme athletic abilities and diva-like demeanor. He gets lost and is reluctantly adopted into a shabby firehouse. He teams up with a young kid Shane Fahey who is ditching science class to get the station back on its feet. Written by Anthony Pereyra {hypersonic91@yahoo.com}

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Hollywood's Coolest Dog Just Got Hotter See more »

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Action | Comedy | Family

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Rated PG for sequences of action peril, some mild crude humor and language | See all certifications »

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4 April 2007 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

El perro bombero  »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$3,838,916, 6 April 2007, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$13,922,019, 29 July 2007
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Trivia

The dogs featured in the pictures at the end of the movie (during the credits) were winners of a photo/essay contest hosted by www.dogster.com. Members had to submit a photo of their dog along with an essay explaining why their dog is a hero. See more »

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During the Medel ceremony there are brown leaves all over the red carpet. In the long shot facing the stage there are no leaves. See more »

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Lionel Bradford: I hate it when he says "meat stew" like that. Why doesn't he just tell us what's in it?
Terence Kahn: It's meat.
Lionel Bradford: Mmm-hmmm. More like mystery meat.
Pep Clemente: Yeah, but it's starting to taste more and more like -
[they stop and see Dewey leaving droppings in the stew pot]
Pep Clemente: Dog, you just read my mind.
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References The Fast and the Furious (2001) See more »

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Good Life
Written by Kristian Ottestad
Performed by The Getaway People
Courtesy of Columbia Records
By Arrangement with
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Firehouse Dog
9 April 2007 | by See all my reviews

I was surprised when I saw the rating and thought about not going and seeing this movie. But, my wife and I were looking for a movie to take the children to see - difficult to find these days. We went and were pleasantly surprised by the total movie experience. Laughter throughout the theater during many parts of this film. Sure, some plot scenarios were far fetched but for a family movie, a comedy and a dog star type movie this movie was excellent. I have learned that the dog is an Irish Terrier - what a fantastic personality this animal has. I sincerely encourage everyone of all ages to see this movie. Look at it as a fun family film - not as an Oscar winning drama of great significance but certainly much better than the rating indicates.


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