Christmas Dog Movies

by aflockofseacows | created - 04 Jun 2016 | updated - 11 Dec 2017 | Public

Christmas dog movies in which Dean Cain may or may not star.

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1. A Dog for Christmas (2015)

Not Rated | 89 min | Comedy, Family

Cute Holiday movie about a girl and her dog. Bringing holiday cheer to the entire family.

Directors: Chris Nickin, Joel Paul Reisig | Stars: Dean Cain, Richard Karn, Dustin Diamond, Glenn Alverson

Votes: 586

Dean Cain's definitely in this one

2. The Dog Who Saved Christmas Vacation (2010 TV Movie)

PG | 89 min | Comedy, Family

The Bannister family - including former K-9 police hero Zeus (voiced by Mario López) - is back, and this time they're spending their holidays at a beautiful Rocky Mountain resort.

Director: Michael Feifer | Stars: Mario Lopez, Dean Cain, Paris Hilton, Gary Valentine

Votes: 383

And this one

3. The Dog Who Saved Christmas (2009 TV Movie)

PG | 89 min | Comedy

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 »

Director: Michael Feifer | Stars: Dean Cain, Gary Valentine, Mario Lopez, Elisa Donovan

Votes: 779

And this one

4. The Dog Who Saved the Holidays (2012 TV Movie)

PG | 83 min | Comedy, Family

The Bannisters are back with a new family addition - a mischievous pup named Eve. Watch as everyone's favorite dog, Zeus, learns to love his new sister and take down some bumbling thieves.

Director: Michael Feifer | Stars: Joey Lawrence, Peyton List, Gary Valentine, Elisa Donovan

Votes: 251

And this one

5. A Belle for Christmas (2014)

PG | 91 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

When a sweet young boy and his precocious sister discover their newly adopted puppy Belle has been nabbed by the beautiful gold digger dating their widowed dad on Christmas Eve, the kids ... See full summary »

Director: Jason Dallas | Stars: Dean Cain, Kristy Swanson, Jet Jurgensmeyer, Haylie Duff

Votes: 385

And this one

6. The Three Dogateers (2014)

TV-Y | 88 min | Family

When a couple of burglars make off with their family's presents and decorations, the Three Dogateers set off on a journey to sniff out the bad guys and save Christmas!

Director: Jesse Baget | Stars: Dean Cain, Richard Riehle, Bill Oberst Jr., Danielle Judovits

Votes: 270

And this one

7. Step Dogs (2013)

Not Rated | 82 min | Comedy, Family

When a pampered Hollywood pooch is sent up North to live with a wise cracking farm-mutt, all leashes are off.

Director: Geoff Anderson | Stars: Joris Jarsky, Ryan Belleville, Dylan Schmid, Eliana Jones

Votes: 491

But not this one.

8. 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 knows to stop them

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

Votes: 520

This one has Kevin Sorbo in it, though.

9. 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: 1,295

10. Shelby (2014)

Not Rated | 92 min | Comedy, Family

When stray pup Shelby runs away from the pound and ends up in the home of aspiring magician Jake, the whole family pulls off an ultimate magic trick to rescue him from the local dogcatcher.

Director: Brian K. Roberts | Stars: Rob Schneider, Tom Arnold, Jennifer Gibson, Riley Blue Roberts

Votes: 254

11. 12 Dog Days Till Christmas (2014)

Unrated | 90 min | Family

After being assigned to an animal rescue shelter as part of his community service by his probation officer, a troubled teenager is forced to get into the spirit of the holidays when he is recruited to help find homes for twelve unwanted dogs before Christmas.

Director: Charlie Vaughn | Stars: Reginald VelJohnson, Vincent Giovagnoli, Grainne McDermott, Lexi Giovagnoli

Votes: 375

12. The 12 Dogs of Christmas (2005 Video)

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: 884

13. 12 Dogs of Christmas: Great Puppy Rescue (2012)

PG | 102 min | Adventure, Comedy, Family

In this heartwarming sequel to the holiday classic, Emma (Danielle Chuchran) rallies her friends new and old to save a beloved puppy orphanage by putting on a musical holiday extravaganza.

Director: Kieth Merrill | Stars: Sean Patrick Flanery, Danielle C. Ryan, Skyler Holman, Alisha Mullally

Votes: 421

14. A Bulldog for Christmas (2013)

83 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

On Christmas Vacation a cynical college student is magically transformed into a bulldog until she learns the meaning of her family and the Christmas spirit.

Director: Henrique Couto | Stars: Michael Varrati, Erin R. Ryan, Marylee Osborne, Henrique Couto

Votes: 84

15. The Search for Santa Paws (2010 Video)

G | 96 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

Magic dogs and an elf team up with two children to rescue Santa who has lost his memory.

Director: Robert Vince | Stars: Kaitlyn Maher, Madison Pettis, Richard Riehle, Danny Woodburn

Votes: 2,486

16. Santa Paws 2: The Santa Pups (2012)

G | 88 min | Adventure, Family

When the Christmas spirit mysteriously begins to disappear, the playful and mischievous Santa Pups - Hope, Jingle, Charity and Noble - must race to save Christmas.

Director: Robert Vince | Stars: Cheryl Ladd, George Newbern, Danny Woodburn, Obba Babatundé

Votes: 1,237

17. Scoot & Kassie's Christmas Adventure (2013)

Not Rated | 86 min | Family

Luke Perry stars in this heartwarming "tail." Kassie, her friends and her dog, Scoot, organize a holiday fundraiser, but must protect the cash from some crooks in order to save Christmas.

Director: Benjamin Gourley | Stars: Luke Perry, Ariana Bagley, Taylor Negron, Adam Johnson

Votes: 352

18. A Christmas Wedding Tail (2011 TV Movie)

PG | 90 min | Comedy

It's love at first sight when Rusty the Labrador and Cheri the Poodle meet one day while jogging in the park. Even better- their owners fall in love too! But love is more complicated for ... See full summary »

Director: Michael Feifer | Stars: Jay Mohr, Jennie Garth, Nikki Cox, Brad Rowe

Votes: 587

19. Adventures of Bailey: Christmas Hero (2012)

Not Rated | 87 min | Family

It's Christmas time at the Baker household, and Bailey is at it again. Worried that he won't get any presents from Santa, Bailey learns about a mysterious Native American brave who can make his holiday wishes come true.

Director: Steve Franke | Stars: Rick Shew, Trey Bumpass, Christine Galyean, Liz Cardenas

Votes: 100

20. A Golden Christmas (2009 TV Movie)

TV-PG | 95 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

A woman visits her parents for Christmas. Hearing that they've "sold" the house, she wants to buy it. At 9 she had a BFF in the woods nearby named Han Solo. She and the buyer are single, divorced and have a child each. Is he her Han?

Director: John Murlowski | Stars: Andrea Roth, Nicholas Brendon, Elisa Donovan, Bruce Davison

Votes: 1,218

21. A Golden Christmas 3 (2012 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 88 min | Comedy, Family, Romance

Heather is a charming, free spirit and Bobby is a naval officer home from serving overseas. Thanks to a fun-filled theater production of "A Christmas Carol," these two unlucky and unlikely people end up falling in love at Christmas.

Director: Michael Feifer | Stars: Shantel VanSanten, Rob Mayes, Orson Bean, Nikki Deloach

Votes: 769

Somehow, I can't find a golden christmas 2. it might not exist.

22. 3 Holiday Tails (2011 TV Movie)

TV-PG | 88 min | Comedy, Family, Romance

Old flames reunite and sparks are reignited at Christmastime in Florida, but the man is already engaged to another woman so a recently retired couple try to intervene with the help of their dogs.

Director: Joe Menendez | Stars: Julie Gonzalo, Kelly Stables, K.C. Clyde, Alley Mills

Votes: 701

This might be golden christmas 2? I don't know?

23. Hercules Saves Christmas (2012)

PG | 79 min | Family

Max, an adorable yet mischievous twelve year old boy meets a talking dog named Hercules, who takes him to the North Pole to meet Santa and argue his way onto the "nice list."

Director: Edward Hightower | Stars: Hercules Rossi, Luigi Francis Shorty Rossi, George Maguire, Mackenzie Phillips

Votes: 160

24. Santa's Summer House (2012)

TV-G | 90 min | Family, Fantasy

90s Action Stars stumble onto Santa's Summer Beach house!

Director: David DeCoteau | Stars: Gary Daniels, Cynthia Rothrock, Daniel Bernhardt, Kathy Long

Votes: 329

25. Christmas Spirit (2011 TV Movie)

G | 88 min | Drama, Family, Fantasy

A cynical youth whose mother is about to lose her job right before the holidays is visited by a magical Christmas spirit.

Director: David DeCoteau | Stars: Alexandra Paul, Jason Brooks, Aaron Jaeger, Mariah Buzolin

Votes: 137

It has a dog on the cover, but lord only knows if it's a dog movie.

26. A Country Christmas (2013)

PG | 91 min | Family

When Santa Claus loses his magical powers and becomes stranded in their barn, two children from a small farming community help him save Christmas before it's too late.

Director: Dustin Rikert | Stars: Joey Lauren Adams, William Shockley, Abraham Benrubi, Kevin Pollak

Votes: 337

27. Chilly Christmas (2012 Video)

Not Rated | 84 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

When he discovers his father is being transferred from Sunshine Beach to New York City, a boy has one week to turn his big crazy beach dog into a civilized indoor dog, while fending off dangerous dog-nappers on Christmas eve.

Director: Gregory Poppen | Stars: Tom Arnold, C. Thomas Howell, Brooke Langton, Casey Graf

Votes: 209

28. A Christmas Tail (2014 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 87 min | Family

Two single parents fall in love while fighting over a puppy to give to their children for Christmas.

Director: Elias Underhill | Stars: Chandra West, Antonio Cupo, Tiera Skovbye, Beamer Wigley

Votes: 287

29. Golden Winter (2012)

TV-G | 89 min | Comedy, Family

A boy befriends a litter of homeless Golden Retrievers. Together, they help stop a bank robbery just in time for Christmas.

Director: Tom Seidman | Stars: Andrew Beckham, Shannon Elizabeth, Jason Brooks, Charles Irving Beale

Votes: 331

30. My Dog's Christmas Miracle (2011 Video)

PG | 91 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

Professor Madeline falls for architect Kevin while he is working on a project at her university.

Director: Michael Feifer | Stars: Cynthia Gibb, Greg Evigan, Ashley Leggat, Ciara Bravo

Votes: 238

31. 12 Wishes of Christmas (2011 TV Movie)

G | 87 min | Comedy, Fantasy

A woman must set things right, when a mysterious lady named Noel grants her 12 wishes and they magically come true for Christmas.

Director: Peter Sullivan | Stars: Elisa Donovan, Gabrielle Carteris, Fred Willard, David O'Donnell

Votes: 738

32. A Dog Named Christmas (2009 TV Movie)

PG | 95 min | Drama, Family

A developmentally challenged young man with a penchant for caring for animals in need sets out to convince his family - and their whole rural community - to participate in a local shelter's inaugural "Adopt a Dog for Christmas Program."

Director: Peter Werner | Stars: Bruce Greenwood, Linda Emond, Noel Fisher, Ken Pogue

Votes: 1,066

33. Becoming Santa (2015 TV Movie)

TV-PG | 87 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy

A woman brings her boyfriend home for Christmas to meet her parents, Santa and Mrs. Claus. He must decide if he's willing to continue their relationship after learning that he'd be next in line for Santa's job.

Director: Christie Will Wolf | Stars: Laura Bell Bundy, Jesse Hutch, Tony Cavalero, Meredith Baxter

Votes: 612

34. A Dogwalker's Christmas Tale (2015)

TV-G | 86 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

Luce is a college student who gets a holiday job caring for a land developer's dog, but then she meets an attractive guy who is protesting her boss's plan to tear down their local dog park and turn it into a spa.

Director: Letia Clouston | Stars: Jonathan Bennett, Lexi Giovagnoli, Dina Meyer, Patrick Muldoon

Votes: 1,363

My cat asleep on the keyboard he's very cute.

35. Nine Dog Christmas (2004 Video)

Not Rated | 59 min | Animation, Family

Nine stray dogs (Snowplow, Tank, Q.T,,, Frenchie, Ceech, Chester, Fetch, MacGregor and No-Name) are recruited as reindeers to help Santa bring Christmas to the world.

Director: Kamoon Song | Stars: James Earl Jones, Scott Hamilton, Russi Taylor, Randy Rice

Votes: 118

36. An All Dogs Christmas Carol (1998 Video)

G | 73 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

Three canines itch and scratch their way through everything and anything in an effort to save Christmas from an evil spirit (Carface) who wants to use dogs from all over the world to ruin Christmas.

Directors: Paul Sabella, Gary Selvaggio | Stars: Ernest Borgnine, Dom DeLuise, Sheena Easton, Taylor Emerson

Votes: 1,334

37. Lassie: A Christmas Tail (1963)

Drama, Family

Miracles seem to happen after a mysterious, bearded stranger named Mr. Nicholson arrives in the neighbourhood around Xmas.

Director: Hollingsworth Morse | Stars: Lloyd Corrigan, Dick Foran, Nolan Leary, June Lockhart

Votes: 27

38. Santa Buddies (2009 Video)

G | 88 min | Adventure, Family, Fantasy

The Buddies remind Santa Paws' feisty son, Puppy Paws, about the true meaning of Christmas.

Director: Robert Vince | Stars: Craig Anton, Andrew Astor, Charisse Baker, Danny Woodburn

Votes: 2,519

39. Benji's Very Own Christmas Story (1978 TV Movie)

Unrated | 25 min | Family

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, Benjean

Votes: 257

40. The Christmas Shepherd (2014 TV Movie)

84 min | Romance

The Christmas Shepherd is a story about a widow of a veteran, Sally Brown, who is a published children's book author. After her husband dies she is left with just "Buddy," his German ... See full summary »

Director: Terry Ingram | Stars: Teri Polo, Martin Cummins, Jordyn Ashley Olson, Jill Teed

Votes: 1,032

41. A Doggone Christmas (2016)

82 min | Family

When the CIA discovers a cute orphan puppy with amazing telepathic abilities, the powers-that-be in Washington immediately lock him down and plan on forcing the poor dog to become a covert ... See full summary »

Director: Jim Wynorski | Stars: Jaret Sacrey, Zachary Cirino, Dominique Swain, Jesse the Jack Russell Terrier

Votes: 171

42. Santa Stole Our Dog: A Merry Doggone Christmas! (2017)

Not Rated | 94 min | Family

On Christmas Eve, Santa Claus accidentally steals the family Dog. So begins an epic journey through the twelve days of Christmas as the family ventures to the North Pole to get their beloved canine back.

Director: Bryan Michael Stoller | Stars: Edward Asner, Carrie Schroeder, Yvette Rachelle, Juliana Sada

Votes: 135

Why are there 2 of these

43. Christmas All Over Again (2016)

PG | 78 min | Comedy, Family

A mischievous, swag-obsessed boy must overcome his inner Scrooge, or remain caught in a cycle where everyday is a Christmas without presents.

Director: Christy Carlson Romano | Stars: Sean Ryan Fox, Armani Jackson, Christy Carlson Romano, Amber Frank

Votes: 202

44. Christmas with Tucker (2013 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 84 min | Drama, Family

A young boy learns to be a man after the death of his father and forms a special bond with a dog.

Director: Larry A. McLean | Stars: James Brolin, Gage Munroe, Barbara Gordon, Ron Lea

Votes: 561

45. Santa Stole Our Dog: A Merry Doggone Christmas! (2017)

Not Rated | 94 min | Family

On Christmas Eve, Santa Claus accidentally steals the family Dog. So begins an epic journey through the twelve days of Christmas as the family ventures to the North Pole to get their beloved canine back.

Director: Bryan Michael Stoller | Stars: Edward Asner, Carrie Schroeder, Yvette Rachelle, Juliana Sada

Votes: 135

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