After their wedding, newspaper writers John and Jennifer Grogan move to Florida. In an attempt to stall Jennifer's "biological clock", John gives her a puppy. While the puppy Marley grows into a 100 pound dog, he loses none of his puppy energy or rambunctiousness. Meanwhile, Marley gains no self-discipline. Marley's antics give John rich material for his newspaper column. As the Grogans mature and have children of their own, Marley continues to test everyone's patience by acting like the world's most impulsive dog.
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25 December 2008 (USA)
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Opening Weekend USA: $36,367,586,
28 December 2008, Wide Release
Gross USA: $143,153,751, 30 April 2009
Cumulative Worldwide Gross: $244,082,376, 3 May 2009
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Aspect Ratio: 2.35 : 1
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Did You Know?
: During the surprise birthday party scene you can see the former Miami Herald columnist standing on the right of the shot smiling. See more
In the scene where John and Jen are choosing a puppy, you can see that Jen is holding "clearance puppy". The next time you see her she is not holding a puppy, then she is holding the puppy again, and then she isn't. See more
Why are you laughing?
I'm just very immature.
References Of Mice and Men
Written by Richard Ashcroft
(as Richard Paul Ashcroft)
Performed by The Verve
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