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Finn on the Fly (2008)

PG | | Comedy, Family | 2008 (Canada)
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FINN ON THE FLY is a madcap comedy filled with wild chases, mistaken identity and young romance. Ben Soledad, a shy thirteen-year-old, has just moved to a new town. He tries his best to fit... See full summary »

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Dr. Madsen
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Finn
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Ben Soledad
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Bob
David Milchard ...
Eddie
Wendy Anderson ...
Grace
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Pablo
Mathew Peart ...
Al Madson
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Ashley
Cameron Ansell ...
Nelson
Shannon Anderson ...
Ruby
Kristian Ferguson ...
Ralph
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Mr. Owens
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Coach Ripp
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FINN ON THE FLY is a madcap comedy filled with wild chases, mistaken identity and young romance. Ben Soledad, a shy thirteen-year-old, has just moved to a new town. He tries his best to fit in at MacKenzie Junior High, but most of the time he feels like his only friend in the world is his dog, Finn. Just when he thinks life can't get worse, his world is turned upside-down when the scientist living next door performs a genetic experiment that goes terribly awry, transforming his dog into a flea scratchin', cat chasin', frisbee lovin' HUMAN! Written by Anonymous

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Rated PG for rude humor and mild language | See all certifications »
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worth watching, Matthew Knight does well as an actor -
16 March 2012 | by (San Diego, California) – See all my reviews

At times, the bad acting of one particular adult actress is painful to watch - it makes one appreciative of when great actresses such as Bette Davis and Ann Sothern performed in kids movies - however, the kid actors all perform well, and the movie does make you think about how dogs see the world.

There are some good scenes throughout the movie - and some of the adult actors perform well.

Overall, worth watching, not one of the best kids movies - but I think it would entertain most kids, even if older kids would smirk at the bad acting of one of the "villains" and some of the minor adult roles.


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