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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Their relationship wasn't going anywhere until one little thing tied it all together.
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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?
The "Sun-Sentinel" and "Philadelphia Inquirer" office scenes were filmed on-location. See more
When John gets a cup from the cabinet, the cabinet is open but in the next shot it's closed. See more
Tell your dog not to worry, sooner or later we all lose our balls.
Featured in Great Movie Mistakes
Written by Carl Wilson
and Dennis Wilson
Performed by Dennis Wilson
Courtesy of Caribou Records/Epic Records
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