MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 4,059 this week

Black Eyed Dog (2006)

 |  Drama  |  2006 (Canada)
5.5
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.5/10 from 100 users  
Reviews: 1 user | 7 critic

Betty is in the middle of a life crisis while a small town is under the spell of a serial killer.

Director:

0Check in
0Share...

Family Entertainment Guide

Check out IMDb's comprehensive Family Entertainment Guide for recommendations for movies and TV series for every age and every viewing platform.

Visit our Family Entertainment Guide

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

Related Items

Search for "Black Eyed Dog" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Black Eyed Dog (2006)

Black Eyed Dog (2006) on IMDb 5.5/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Black Eyed Dog.
1 nomination. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

An enigmatic Japanese woman, abandoned by her wealthy Chinese husband in a remote Pacific Northwest village, becomes entwined in the lives of two rugged locals.

Director: David Tamagi
Stars: Misa Shimizu, Brendan Fletcher, Sebastian Spence
Beefcake (1998)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

This film looks at the 1950's muscle men's magazines and the representative industry that were popular supposedly as health and fitness magazines, but were in reality primarily being ... See full summary »

Director: Thom Fitzgerald
Stars: Daniel MacIvor, Joshua Peace, Jack Griffin Mazeika
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Filmed in San Francisco, Paul McGuire dreams of making it big with his Irish Band, Black Eyed Dog, but his sordid past in the form of his gangster older brother keeps biting him on the ... See full summary »

Director: Richard O'Connell
Stars: Paul Barnett, Kevin P. Kearns, Kevin Barry Artt
Selling Innocence (TV Movie 2005)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

Mia Sampson's dreams to be a model come true when she's asked to pose for photographs to be displayed on an Internet website for "members only." However, when the owner of the website uses ... See full summary »

Director: Pierre Gang
Stars: Mimi Rogers, JR Bourne, Sarah Lind
Smoke Screen (TV Movie 2010)
Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

A television reporter finds herself in the middle of a murder investigation when she wakes up next to a dead body, not remembering a thing about the night before.

Director: Gary Yates
Stars: Jaime Pressly, Currie Graham, Garwin Sanford
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

A contemporary comedy about five Anglo-Canadians - actually four Anglos and a New Yorker - who find themselves in a two-week total immersion French program in a remote town in Northern ... See full summary »

Director: Kevin Tierney
Stars: Oluniké Adeliyi, Dorothée Berryman, Jean-Guy Bouchard
Death Valley I (2004)
Action | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

Four friends head to the desert to attend a winter rave. Instead, it turns into the trip to hell when they meet up with a couple of bad locals.

Directors: David Kebo, Rudi Liden
Stars: Eric Christian Olsen, Dash Mihok, Rider Strong
Everyone (2004)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

The perfect gay couple are having a wedding in their backyard and they've invited the family and all their emotional baggage.

Director: Bill Marchant
Stars: Katherine Billings, Michael Chase, Matt Fentiman
Action | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2/10 X  

A group of college students go to a rave on a mysterious island, but get trapped there because it's taken over by blood-feasting zombies.

Director: Uwe Boll
Stars: Jonathan Cherry, Tyron Leitso, Clint Howard
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

When their mom goes into a coma after being attacked by a ferocious dog, Daisy and Malick must face the troubles that come afterward.

Director: Erica Dunton
Stars: Mackenzie Foy, Chandler Canterbury, Bryce Hurless
The Space Between III (2015)
Comedy

Amy Jo Johnson's debut feature film is a heartfelt comedy about a proud new father who learns that his wife took his infertility into her own hands with a 19-year old university students ... See full summary »

Director: Amy Jo Johnson
Stars: Amy Jo Johnson, Michael Ironside, Julian Richings
Lucky Stars (2004)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

A romantic comedy set in the dog eat dog world of canine thespians.

Director: Jason Margolis
Stars: Aubrey Arnason, Frida Betrani, Shawn Bordoff
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Betty
James Hyndman ...
François
David Boutin ...
Wayne
...
David
...
Doug
...
Andreas
...
Carol
Anne-Marie Cadieux ...
Roxanne
Wally MacKinnon ...
Eugene
...
Trudy
Geoff McBride ...
Bobby
Charlie Rhindress ...
Harry
Jesse Hazell ...
Christopher
Lita Llewellyn ...
Janet
Bronwen Mantel ...
Donna
Edit

Storyline

While a shocking series of crimes occur in a community along the Miramichi River, the life of Betty, a waitress in her thirties, takes an unexpected turn. She will not make her debut as a singer on the world stage after all but in her hometown that she had been planning to leave for a long time. Written by Anonymous

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Drama

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

2006 (Canada)  »

Filming Locations:


Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Soundtracks

Lost Right Now
Lyrics by Sonya Salomaa
Music by Kuba
Performed by Sonya Salomaa
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
not so bad
13 February 2008 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

If you get your hands on this Canadian production do not pass it- It is nothing spectacular, however, it has some mystery, drama and soul-searching that keeps you watching till the end. It tells the tale of a small town woman Betty and her mid-life crisis: crappy waitressing job, violent ex boyfriend, separated parents and a sister with issues of her own. Amidst of all of this, their small town is plagued by a series of murders with a serial killer on the loose.

Again, the movie could have been better executed in terms of plot and some other aspects of its storyline, however overall, it was quite original and the actors did a super good job portraying some very complex characters. And the message at the end of the movie is not so bad either- you may not conquer the world, but be true to yourself and do the best you can with what you have to work with.


7 of 8 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
release date for black eyed dog vangaline
Discuss Black Eyed Dog (2006) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?