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Marmaduke (2010)

PG | | Comedy, Family | 4 June 2010 (USA)
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A suburban family moves to a new neighborhood with their large yet lovable Great Dane, who has a tendency to wreak havoc in his own oblivious way.

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Cast

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Marmaduke (voice)
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Mazie (voice)
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Carlos (voice)
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Giuseppe (voice)
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Raisin (voice)
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Jezebel (voice)
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Bosco (voice)
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Thunder (voice)
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Lightning (voice)
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Chupadogra (voice)
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Mandy Haines ...
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Storyline

Marmaduke, the world's most lovable Great Dane, leaps from comic strip fame (appearing in 600 newspapers in over 20 countries) to big screen stardom in this family comedy event. A suburban family moves to a new neighborhood in Orange County, California with their large yet lovable Great Dane, who has a tendency to wreak havoc in his own oblivious way. But it's not all living large for the Duke, who finds that fitting in with his new four-legged friends - and a potential romantic interest - isn't always easy for a super-sized teenage dog. Owen Wilson gives the beloved Great Dane his voice in the film, which also features the voices of Fergie, George Lopez, Emma Stone and Kiefer Sutherland. Written by jck movies

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Friends come in all sizes. See more »

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Comedy | Family

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Rated PG for some rude humor and language | See all certifications »

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4 June 2010 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Marmadjuk  »

Box Office

Budget:

$50,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$11,599,661 (USA) (4 June 2010)

Gross:

$33,643,461 (USA) (10 September 2010)
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Trivia

The film has the distinction of featuring two dog farts, three urine gags, two hits to the groin, one animal belch, two record scratch moments and two uses of the phrase "Who let the dogs out?" See more »

Goofs

The plane taking the Winslows to California has winglets when shown taking off. The plane shown landing does not. See more »

Quotes

Carlos: Hey let me out of here, I'm not a animal!
[after a long pause]
Carlos: Oh yeah I'am.
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Connections

Referenced in Community: Epidemiology (2010) See more »

Soundtracks

What I Like About You
Written by Mike Skill (as Michael Skill), James Marinos and Wally Palmar (as Walter Palamarchuk)
Performed by The Romantics
Courtesy of Epic Records
By Arrangement with Sony Music Licensing
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Surprisingly better than expected
19 March 2011 | by (Omaha, Nebraska) – See all my reviews

In short, the CGI talking dogs was done extremely well, even carrying on through nuances found in most dogs - head-tilts, twitches, etc. Typical past CGI attempts practically demanded that the subject remain still while the effects are applied. So, I have to give very high marks to the special effects. The Marmaduke character is very likable as are most of the ensemble here. The story is predictable but I had a fairly good time and even found the humor to be occasionally very funny from a dog-oriented viewpoint. I truly didn't expect much from this but ended up liking it quite a bit. Having said that I will say that I enjoyed it once and will probably never watch it again, but I believe kids 7 to 11 would enjoy it quite a bit.


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