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Beethoven's Big Break (2008)

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Eddie, a struggling animal trainer and single dad suddenly finds himself the personal wrangler for a large and lovable St. Bernard whose fabulous movie "audition" catapults the dog to ... See full summary »

Director:

Mike Elliott

Writers:

Derek Rydall (teleplay), Brian Levant (story) | 1 more credit »
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2 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Jonathan Silverman ... Eddie
Jennifer Finnigan ... Lisa
Moises Arias ... Billy
Eddie Griffin ... Stanley
Rhea Perlman ... Patricia
Stephen Tobolowsky ... Sal
Oscar Nuñez ... Tick
Joey Fatone ... Bones
Stefanie Scott ... Katie
Cesar Millan ... Cesar Millan
Grant Elliott Grant Elliott ... George Newton
Zach Kosnitzky Zach Kosnitzky ... Lewis
Ali Eagle ... Craft Service Person
Adam Vernier ... Marco
Aaron Richmond Aaron Richmond ... Camera Operator
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Storyline

Eddie, a struggling animal trainer and single dad suddenly finds himself the personal wrangler for a large and lovable St. Bernard whose fabulous movie "audition" catapults the dog to stardom. However, a trio of unscrupulous ne'er-do-wells have plans to kidnap the famous dog and hold him for ransom. Written by cj

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Genres:

Comedy | Family

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for some mild rude humor | See all certifications »
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Trivia

One of the two dogs who play Beethoven in this movie is actually called Beethoven. See more »

Goofs

The pizza that Beethoven discovers on the ground before he gets captured is obviously fake. See more »

Crazy Credits

In the end credits posters are shown from real movies with special alternate dog titles. See more »

Connections

Spoofs When Harry Met Sally... (1989) See more »

Soundtracks

Celebration
Performed by Kool & The Gang
Written by Ronald Bell (as Robert D. Bell), Claydes Smith, George Funky Brown (as George Brown),
J.T. Taylor (as James Taylor), Robert Spike Mickens, Earl Toon, Dennis D.T. Thomas (as Dennis Thomas), Robert Kool Bell (as Robert Bell) and Eumir Deodato
Courtesy of The Island Def Jam Music Group
Under license from Universal Music Enterprises
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Why lord?
5 April 2019 | by pistons-75700See all my reviews

If he calls that dog Beet-Hoven one more time I'm gonna blow my brains out


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Official Sites:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

30 December 2008 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Beethoven's 6th See more »

Filming Locations:

Florida, USA See more »

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Technical Specs

Color:

Color
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