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1. The 12 Dogs of Christmas (2005)

G | 102 min | Family

A girl who uses dogs to teach people about the true meaning of Christmas during the Depression.

Director: Kieth Merrill | Stars: Jordan-Claire Green, Tom Kemp, Susan Wood, Adam Hicks

Votes: 753

2. Angel Dog (2011)

PG | 90 min | Drama, Family

This heartwarming film is about a dog named Cooper who is the lone survivor of a terrible car accident. Jake, a family patriarch, loses his wife and children in the accident. Not being a ... See full summary »

Director: Robin Conly | Stars: Jon Michael Davis, Farah White, Maurice Ripke, Ashley Hallford

Votes: 329

3. The Shaggy Dog (1959)

Approved | 104 min | Family, Comedy, Fantasy

A teenage boy is cursed with periodically turning into an sheepdog.

Director: Charles Barton | Stars: Fred MacMurray, Jean Hagen, Tommy Kirk, Annette Funicello

Votes: 3,634

4. Red Dog (2011)

PG | 92 min | Biography, Comedy, Drama

Based on the legendary true story of the Red Dog who united a disparate local community while roaming the Australian outback in search of his long lost master.

Director: Kriv Stenders | Stars: Josh Lucas, Rachael Taylor, Rohan Nichol, Luke Ford

Votes: 14,826

5. Dog Jack (2010)

PG-13 | 114 min | Drama, War

This is the story of a slave boy and his dog who escape the master's plantation, join the Union Army, and have to face their former master on the battlefield. The story is inspired by the ... See full summary »

Director: Edward T. McDougal | Stars: Louis Gossett Jr., Benjamin Gardner, Frank Kasy, Kenneth Craig

Votes: 87

6. Firehouse Dog (2007)

PG | 111 min | Action, Comedy, Family

43 Metascore

Rexxx, Hollywood's top canine star, gets lost and is adopted into a shabby firehouse. He teams up with a young kid to get the station back on its feet.

Director: Todd Holland | Stars: Josh Hutcherson, Bruce Greenwood, Bree Turner, Bill Nunn

Votes: 5,173 | Gross: $13.92M

7. Greyfriars Bobby: The True Story of a Dog (1961)

Approved | 87 min | Family, Drama

Scotland, 1865. An old shepherd and his little Skye Terrier Bobby go to Edinburgh. But when the shepherd dies of pneumonia, the dog remains faithful to his master, refuses to be adopted by ... See full summary »

Director: Don Chaffey | Stars: Donald Crisp, Laurence Naismith, Alex Mackenzie, Duncan Macrae

Votes: 1,039

8. The Adventures of Greyfriars Bobby (2005)

PG | 104 min | Adventure, Family, History

Bobby, a brave Skye Terrier, becomes local legend when it refuses to leave his master's grave after he dies. The townsfolk feed the dog until local authorities ban strays. The kids decide to help Bobby defy the law. Based on true events.

Director: John Henderson | Stars: James Cosmo, Suzanne Dance, Ron Donachie, Charles Donnelly

Votes: 435

9. Miracle Dogs Too (2006 Video)

Not Rated | 85 min | Drama, Family

Zack, a young boy, finds two cocker spaniels caged in the woods and takes them home. The animals, Sissy and Buddy, have magical healing powers that change the people of a small town.

Director: Richard Gabai | Stars: Janine Turner, Patrick Muldoon, Dustin Hunter Evans, Lesley Ann Warren

Votes: 260

11. White Fang (I) (1991)

PG | 107 min | Adventure, Drama

62 Metascore

Jack London's classic adventure story about the friendship developed between a Yukon gold hunter and the mixed dog-wolf he rescues from the hands of a man who mistreats him.

Director: Randal Kleiser | Stars: Ethan Hawke, Klaus Maria Brandauer, Seymour Cassel, Susan Hogan

Votes: 17,562 | Gross: $34.79M

12. Benji's Very Own Christmas Story (1978 TV Short)

Unrated | 25 min | Family, Short

While on a publicity tour in Switzerland, Benji, Cindy Smith, and Patsy Garrett convince Kris Kringle that his place on Christmas Eve is delivering presents to all "his" families all over the world.

Director: Joe Camp | Stars: Ron Moody, Patsy Garrett, Cynthia Smith, Benji

Votes: 164

13. Animal Rescue (2006– )

25 min | Reality-TV

From wounded pelicans to horses in jeopardy, the inspectors and veterinarians of Australia's RSPCA do everything they can to save the day. Featuring extraordinary stories of courage and ... See full summary »

Stars: Robert Kenny, Tony McGovern

Votes: 11

14. Frank (I) (2007)

PG | 90 min | Family

A young urban family spends summers on an idyllic island. When an abandoned, mangy mutt wanders onto the property, the dad alerts Animal Control - but the children beg to keep the dog. A ... See full summary »

Director: Douglas Cheney | Stars: Greg Amici, David Browneagle, Brian Burnett, Ashton Dierks

Votes: 203

15. Call of the Wild (2009)

PG | 88 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

In Montana, a young girl attracts the attention of an evil stranger after she rescues a hurt wolf.

Director: Richard Gabai | Stars: Christopher Lloyd, Timothy Bottoms, Veronica Cartwright, Christopher Dempsey

Votes: 607 | Gross: $0.03M

16. The Journey of Natty Gann (1985)

PG | 101 min | Family, Adventure

In the 1930s, a tomboyish girl runs away from her guardian to join her single father who is 2,000 miles away, because there was work there.

Director: Jeremy Kagan | Stars: Meredith Salenger, John Cusack, Ray Wise, Lainie Kazan

Votes: 4,397 | Gross: $2.14M

17. The Courage of Kavik, the Wolf Dog (1980 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 100 min | Drama

A boy and his sled dog against the elements.

Director: Peter Carter | Stars: Ronny Cox, Linda Sorensen, Andrew Ian McMillan, Chris Wiggins

Votes: 118

18. Call of the Wild (2000– )

60 min | Adventure, Family

The story is about the life of a dog which was stolen from his home in California and sold into service as a sled dog in Alaska.

Stars: Nick Mancuso, Shane Meier, Rachel Hayward, Kathleen Duborg

Votes: 136

19. See Spot Run (2001)

PG | 94 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

24 Metascore

A mailman takes care of a dog that, unbeknownst to him, is an FBI drug-sniffing superdog that has escaped from the witness protection program after becoming the target of an assassination.

Director: John Whitesell | Stars: David Arquette, Michael Clarke Duncan, Leslie Bibb, Joe Viterelli

Votes: 8,113 | Gross: $33.36M

20. Beyond the Myth: A Film About Pit Bulls and Breed Discrimination (2010)

Not Rated | 92 min | Documentary

Beyond the Myth is a film about dogs commonly referred to as "pit bulls" and those who love and defend these breeds. It explores the contributing factors behind the public's generalized ... See full summary »

Director: Libby Sherrill | Star: Roxie Randle

Votes: 219

21. Trooper and the Legend of the Golden Key (2012)

Not Rated | 81 min | Family

Trooper the Bloodhound is a slow talking, slow walking natural-born sleuth, devoted to his "human", 10 year-old Tommy. Trooper, Tommy and their family have just moved to a new town, but ... See full summary »

Director: John Rhode | Stars: Joey Roberts, Mo Beatty, Harry Cason, Ellie Rose Boswell

Votes: 35

22. The Wonderful World of Disney (1995–2005)
Episode: Sounder (2003)

96 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

The heartwarming tale of a young boy's courageous journey to find his father.

Director: Kevin Hooks | Stars: Carl Lumbly, Suzzanne Douglas, Daniel Lee Robertson III, Peter MacNeill

Votes: 150

23. Where the Red Fern Grows (1974)

G | 97 min | Drama, Family

Where the Red Fern Grows is the heartwarming and adventurous tale for all ages about a young boy and his quest for his own red-bone hound hunting dogs.

Director: Norman Tokar | Stars: James Whitmore, Beverly Garland, Jack Ging, Lonny Chapman

Votes: 2,667

24. Sounder (1972)

G | 105 min | Drama, Family

80 Metascore

The oldest son of a loving and strong family of black sharecroppers comes of age in the Depression-era South after his father is imprisoned for stealing food.

Director: Martin Ritt | Stars: Cicely Tyson, Paul Winfield, Kevin Hooks, Carmen Mathews

Votes: 3,022

25. The Lone Defender (1930)

Passed | 217 min | Western, Action, Adventure

A prospector is murdered by The Cactus Kid and his gang, who hope to find the murdered man's goldmine. The miner's dog, Rin-Tin-Tin, recognizes the killers, who thereafter seek to use the ... See full summary »

Director: Richard Thorpe | Stars: Rin Tin Tin, Walter Miller, June Marlowe, Josef Swickard

Votes: 42

26. Puppy Bowl III (2007 TV Movie)

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Director: Brian Lockwood | Star: Harry Kalas

Votes: 44

27. Mist: The Tale of a Sheepdog Puppy (2006 TV Movie)

76 min | Family

The film centres on five Border Collies in rural Scotland.

Director: Richard Overall | Stars: Brian Blessed, Rosalind Blessed, Vanessa Clarke, Karyn Claydon

Votes: 76

28. The Bear (1988)

PG | 96 min | Adventure, Family, Drama

An orphan bear cub hooks up with an adult male as they try to dodge human hunters.

Director: Jean-Jacques Annaud | Stars: Tchéky Karyo, Bart the Bear, Youk the Bear, Jack Wallace

Votes: 14,649 | Gross: $31.75M

29. Le renard et l'enfant (2007)

G | 92 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

It has been described as both a nature documentary and a "fairy tale" look at the story of young girl and her friendship with a fox.

Director: Luc Jacquet | Stars: Bertille Noël-Bruneau, Isabelle Carré, Thomas Laliberté, Camille Lambert

Votes: 3,399

30. Finding Rin Tin Tin (2007)

PG | 90 min | Family

The true story of the legendary German Shepherd who was found by American pilot Lee Duncun in France during World War I, and later became the most famous animal star in Hollywood history.

Director: Danny Lerner | Stars: Tyler Jensen, Ben Cross, Gregory Gudgeon, Steven O'Donnell

Votes: 414

31. Beethoven's Christmas Adventure (2011 Video)

PG | 90 min | Comedy, Fantasy

A Christmas Elf accidentally takes off in Santa's sleigh, crash lands in a small town, and loses the magic toy bag. Beethoven must rescue the Elf, recover the bag from greedy crooks, and return the sleigh to Santa in time to save Christmas.

Director: John Putch | Stars: John Cleese, Munro Chambers, Kim Rhodes, Jan Skene

Votes: 971

32. Chestnut: Hero of Central Park (2004)

G | 83 min | Drama, Family

Two young girls from an orphanage are adopted by a family in New York. The only problem is the apartment they move to doesn't allow dogs. The girls try to sneak a puppy they find into the ... See full summary »

Director: Robert Vince | Stars: Makenzie Vega, Abigail Breslin, Christine Tucci, Louis Ferreira

Votes: 916

33. Where the Red Fern Grows (2003)

PG | 86 min | Drama, Family

Where the Red Fern Grows is the heartwarming and adventurous tale for all ages about a young boy and his quest for his own red-bone hound hunting dogs.

Directors: Lyman Dayton, Sam Pillsbury | Stars: Joseph Ashton, Dave Matthews, Renee Faia, Mac Davis

Votes: 931

34. Lassie Come Home (1943)

Passed | 89 min | Adventure, Family

After her destitute family is forced to sell her, a collie named Lassie escapes from her new owner and begins the long trek from Scotland to her Yorkshire home.

Director: Fred M. Wilcox | Stars: Roddy McDowall, Donald Crisp, May Whitty, Edmund Gwenn

Votes: 4,396

35. Far from Home: The Adventures of Yellow Dog (1995)

PG | 81 min | Adventure, Family

Teenage Angus adopts a stray dog and names him Yellow. Several days later, while traveling along the coast of British Columbia with Angus' father, John, the boy and dog become stranded when... See full summary »

Director: Phillip Borsos | Stars: Jesse Bradford, Mimi Rogers, Bruce Davison, Tom Bower

Votes: 2,288 | Gross: $11.64M

36. Alone for Christmas (2013 Video)

TV-G | 87 min | Action, Comedy, Family

When a family visits Grandma's house on Christmas Eve, they leave their dog at home alone. And when burglars try to take the presents from under the tree, the dog must use every trick it ... See full summary »

Director: Joseph J. Lawson | Stars: David DeLuise, Kim Little, Davis Cleveland, Gerald Webb

Votes: 359



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