When Bingo, a runaway circus dog who leaves the big top, saves the life of Chuckie, a young boy who is having trouble fitting in with his pals. The two quickly become best friends-skateboarding, playing pinball, and doing math homework together. But Chuckie's parents discover the stowaway pooch, and make no bones about the fact that Bingo will not accompany them on thier cross-country move. What follows next is a heart warming 1000 mile adventure of puppy love and loyalty as Bingo and Chuckie encounter nutty charcters and hilarious situations in thier quest to be reunited. Dog catchers, kidnappers, hospitalsmand even prison cant keep the two misfits apart! Written by
Thrown Out of the Circus. Separated From His Only Friend. Accused of a Crime He Didn't Commit.... This Shouldn't Happen To a Dog, But it Did.
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9 August 1991 (USA)
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Gross USA: $8,667,684
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Aspect Ratio: 1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?
The two terriers at Duke's, Magic and Snickers, are related to the dog Higgins from the film Benji
(1974). See more
Chuckie falls into the river and lies there unconscious. Then Bingo rescues him, but he's in a completely different position in the water. See more
We're gonna find it, and when we do-...
That's enough, son. I do the threatening in this family.
Referenced in Love & Sex
Written by Carl D. Beck
(as Carl Beck) & William T. Purdy
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