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The Dog Who Saved Christmas (2009)

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The Bannister family's new addition, Zeus (voiced by Mario Lopez of TV's SAVED BY THE BELL), the yellow Labrador, appears to be less than the dependable guard dog the family needs. However,... See full summary »

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George Bannister
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Zeus (voice)
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Stewey McMann (as Joey Coco Diaz)
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Grandma Bannister
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Cat Lady
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Chegwee (voice)
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Mouse 1 / Young George (voice) (as Coley Michael Feifer)
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Perry Winkle
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The Bannister family's new addition, Zeus (voiced by Mario Lopez of TV's SAVED BY THE BELL), the yellow Labrador, appears to be less than the dependable guard dog the family needs. However, when two burglars set out to break into the Bannister's home while they're away for Christmas, Zeus seizes the chance to be a hero, proving every dog - even this one - has his day. Dean Cain (TV's LOIS & CLARK), Gary Valentine (TV's THE KING OF QUEENS), Elisa Donovan (CLUELESS, TV's SABRINA THE TEENAGE WITCH), Mindy Sterling (AUSTIN POWERS), and Adrienne Barbeau (MAUDE, CARINVALE) also lend their voices in this heart-warming animated holiday movie. Written by Anonymous

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Rated PG for some mild language and rude humor
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Goofs

The police car and the robbers van have the same exact license plate. See more »

Connections

Followed by The Dog Who Saved Christmas Vacation (2010) See more »

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It Doesn't Get Better Than This
Written by Jamie Dunlap, David Isaac Feldstein and Scott Nickoley
Performed by Jennie Cathcart
Published by Red Engine Music (ASCAP) and Revision West (BMI)
Courtesy of Marc Ferrari / Mastersource
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Not funny as I thought it would have been,
5 November 2012 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Basically this is Home Alone again but with Dog, this family want Guard dogs for Christmas and As husband goes to get this dogs, The dogs he see reminds of he own pet when it was a kid, however Suze Can not bark.

The most of the movie was really about when WILL Suze will be barking, they even trick Suze to see if he barks with a Fake Robber.

Then after movie get really predicable (I normal sad or teary when I find sad scenes in dogs movie) This movie did even not make feel bad for kids at all, I didn't feel that was were really connected to the dogs at.

There were some funny moment in the movie, I laugh at some scenes in this movie But I thought it would have been much more funny then it was.

The acting was really mixed from most the cast, I forgot her name in this movie, The Morgan her name in Sarbina the Teenage witch show , seem really bored in this movie, it like see didn't really wanted in this movie at all, all are lines felt like she forced then out.

The acting was pretty poor as even for Kids movie, I know kids won't notice but adults won't like it.

4 out of 10 (I Hope the sequel are better lol)


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