MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 2,903 this week

Cop Dog (2008)
"Marlowe" (original title)

 -  Adventure | Family  -  2008 (USA)
3.0
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 3.0/10 from 270 users  
Reviews: 3 user | 2 critic

A heart felt tale about a boy and his dog who set out to solve the death of the young boy's father.

Director:

Writer:

(screenplay)
0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

$0.00 with Prime Instant Video

Editors' Spotlight

IMDb Picks: October

IMDb's editors share the movies and TV shows they are excited to see in October.


User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 220 titles
created 10 Mar 2011
 
Saw
a list of 1470 titles
created 06 Jan 2012
 
a list of 22 titles
created 22 May 2012
 
a list of 21 titles
created 04 Aug 2012
 
a list of 10 titles
created 23 Apr 2013
 

Related Items

Search for "Cop Dog" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Cop Dog (2008)

Cop Dog (2008) on IMDb 3/10

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

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Cop Dog.
1 win. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Monster Mutt (2011)
Comedy | Family | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.4/10 X  

The Taylor's family dog, Max, is kidnapped by the evil Sirus Caldwell, (Zack Ward) CEO of mega corporation Envigormax, to be used as a test subject for a new super energy drink. When trials... See full summary »

Director: Todd Tucker
Stars: Rhiannon Leigh Wryn, Bart Johnson, Billy Unger
Comedy | Family | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

Jessica is a federal lawyer who returns to her parent's home for Christmas. When she discovers that the house where she grew up was sold to a stranger, Jessica look for ways to buy it back ... See full summary »

Director: John Murlowski
Stars: Andrea Roth, Nicholas Brendon, Elisa Donovan
Sox (2013)
Comedy | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

A new family is having difficulty adjusting, when an adorable dog comes into their life. Once his special powers are discovered, the local dog catcher and the (F.B.D.I) Federal Bureau of Dog Investigation will stop at nothing to get him.

Director: J. Horton
Stars: David DeLuise, Kerry Lynne Feirman, Jamison Haase
Justin Time (2010)
Adventure | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.9/10 X  

An ancient and magical amulet that has the power to stop time is passed through generations until it ends up in the hands of a young man who must choose to use its power for good or for evil.

Director: Rob Diamond
Stars: Brian Wimmer, Danny Trejo, Chris Laird
The Karate Dog (TV Movie 2004)
Action | Comedy | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.8/10 X  

When LAPD computer expert Peter Fowler investigates the killing of an old man in Chinatown, he finds the only witness is his dog, Cho Cho. But Fowler soon discovers Cho Cho is the only dog ... See full summary »

Director: Bob Clark
Stars: Jon Voight, Simon Rex, Jaime Pressly
Comedy | Drama | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

In this holiday romantic comedy, a mysterious woman who works at the post office answering Santa's mail captures the heart of a disillusioned postal carrier

Director: John Murlowski
Stars: Ashley Scott, A.J. Buckley, Lochlyn Munro
Hanna's Gold (2010)
Adventure | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

Two sisters from Beverly Hills find themselves in the adventure of a lifetime when they're sent to spend the summer working on a horse ranch with their estranged father. Always seeming to ... See full summary »

Director: Joel Souza
Stars: Morissa O'Mara, Alana O'Mara, Dan Benson
Opposite Day (2009)
Comedy | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.1/10 X  

The world goes backwards on Opposite Day. The kids become adults, and the adults become kids.

Director: R. Michael Givens
Stars: Billy Unger, Ariel Winter, Pauly Shore
Animation | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Stars: Colin Ford, Rob Paulsen, Ciara Bravo
Rock the House (TV Movie 2011)
Comedy | Drama | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Director: Ernie Barbarash
Stars: Jack Coleman, Cassi Thomson, Micah Alberti
Short | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  
Director: Amy Iorio
Stars: Billy Unger, Savannah Stehlin, Field Cate
Our First Christmas (TV Movie 2008)
Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

Christmas plans are destined to be ruined when two families come together.

Director: Armand Mastroianni
Stars: Dixie Carter, Julie Warner, John Ratzenberger
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
...
...
Linda North
...
Deb Rogers
...
Marlowe
...
Clint
...
Barry
...
Nick (as Bryan Rassmusen)
...
Arthur Rogers (as Joe Hacket)
...
Joe
Peter Looney ...
Farmer Pete
...
Trevor North
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Chris Bergner ...
Slovenly Teenager
...
Distraught Driver
...
Convenience Store man
Luke Pebler ...
Officer Luke
Edit

Storyline

A heart felt tale about a boy and his dog who set out to solve the death of the young boy's father.

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

dog | character name in title | See All (2) »

Genres:

Adventure | Family

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for some thematic elements
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

2008 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Cop Dog  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Box Office

Budget:

$300,000 (estimated)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Color:

(Technicolor)|
See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Not a cop-out but not great, either; families may like
14 March 2014 | by (Toledo, Ohio) – See all my reviews

Robby (Billy Unger) and his mother lost their beloved father-husband nearly a year ago. He was a police officer and he died pursuing some thieves. Robby remains sad so his mother decides to take him to visit his dad's partner, a police dog, who is staying at a kennel, unable to resume his duties, out of grief as well. Although unusual, Robby is allowed to adopt Cop Dog Marlowe and take him home, as the officers believe he is permanently skittish. This does brighten both Robby's and Cop Dog's life. However, Cop Dog behaves strangely whenever the two of them go near a woods, where Robby's Dad perished. Could there be clues to the killers at that location? Before they can discover this, nevertheless, Cop Dog perishes in an auto accident. More sad, sad news it is. Yet, when Robby blows his father's dog whistle, Cop Dog is back, as a ghostly helper to keep hope that the killers will be brought to justice. Will they? This is not exactly a cop-out of a movie but its not great. The script is uneven, despite some good elements, and the action unfolds very slowly. There are no major stars but the actors do an okay job, especially the bumbling "killers" who resemble the Home Alone guys in brain activity. All in all, if your family likes dog movies and wants a suitable flick for everyone, this is an acceptable choice. But, no one will probably stand up and cheer at the end.


0 of 0 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Release? thisisaverylongname
Discuss Cop Dog (2008) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?