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Lassie (1994)

Determined to start a new life in the country, the Turner Family - Dad, stepmom, little Jennifer and teenager Matt - leaves the city for the wilds of Virginia. The move creates problems for... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
... Matthew Turner (as Thomas Guiry)
... Laura Turner
... Steve Turner
Brittany Boyd ... Jennifer Turner
... Sam Garland
... Len Collins
... April Porter
... Pete Jarman
... Mrs. Jarman (as Yvonne Brisendine)
Clayton Barclay Jones ... Josh Garland
... Jim Garland
Jody Smith Strickler ... Mildred Garland
Margaret Peery ... Mrs. Parker
David Bridgewater ... Customer
Earnest Poole Jr. ... Highway Patrolman #1
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Determined to start a new life in the country, the Turner Family - Dad, stepmom, little Jennifer and teenager Matt - leaves the city for the wilds of Virginia. The move creates problems for everyone, especially Matt, who feels lost and alone in his new surroundings. Fortunately, the Turners are helped by a homeless collie who becomes part of their lives - and Matt does a lot of growing up as a result of the dog's unflinching loyalty. Written by Anonymous

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Best friends are forever.

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Family | Adventure

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Rated PG for some pre-teen mischief, mild language and suspenseful action | See all certifications »

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22 July 1994 (USA)  »

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Lassie: Best Friends are forever  »

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$9,979,683
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Trivia

Helen Slater and Jon Tenney later played a married couple once again in the season 4 second part episode of "Will & Grace" titled "Moveable Feast." See more »

Goofs

Driving their car, when the family arrives at the place of the accident with the Sheep transport truck, Matthew - the one driving - is distracted. Laura just waking up yells out for Matthew to stop. They come to a full stop less than 7 inch (18 cm) from a car standing still in front of them, only just avoiding hitting it. The family gets out of the car and Matthew is seen to have plenty of space to walk between the two cars. Neither of the two cars can be seen moving, and there is simply no time in the storyline for either of them to have moved. See more »

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Matthew Turner: This dog stinks.
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Jessica
Written by Dickey Betts (as Forrest Richard Betts)
Performed by The Allman Brothers Band
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mostly for kids
26 December 2000 | by See all my reviews

Tom Guiry is a nice kid and Lassie XXV (or whatever the current incarnation) is a beautiful dog. There is little else in this predictable plot or its dimensionless characters to interest anyone over the age of 10.


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