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Benji (2018)

TV-PG | | Crime, Drama, Family | 16 March 2018 (USA)
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Two school kids strike up a friendship with an orphaned puppy named Benji. When danger befalls them and they end up kidnapped by robbers who are in over their heads, Benji and his scruffy sidekick come to the rescue.

Director:

Brandon Camp

Writers:

Brandon Camp (written for screen by), Joe Camp (based on the 1974 motion picture written by)

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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Gabriel Bateman ... Carter
Darby Camp ... Frankie
Kiele Sanchez ... Whitney
Gralen Bryant Banks ... Sam King
Will Rothhaar ... Syd
Angus Sampson ... Titus
Jerod Haynes ... Lyle
Lacy Camp ... Officer
Jim Gleason ... Captain Newsome
Brady Permenter ... Brute
James W. Evermore ... Vendor (as James Evermore)
Tom Proctor ... Cajun Captain
Arthur J. Robinson Arthur J. Robinson ... Mr. Okra (as Arthur Robinson)
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Storyline

Two school kids strike up a friendship with an orphaned puppy named Benji. When danger befalls them and they end up kidnapped by robbers who are in over their heads, Benji and his scruffy sidekick come to the rescue.

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Taglines:

A Hero Comes Home

Genres:

Crime | Drama | Family

Certificate:

TV-PG | See all certifications »

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Language:

English

Release Date:

16 March 2018 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Ο Καταπληκτικός Μπέντζι See more »

Filming Locations:

New Orleans, Louisiana, USA

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Box Office

Budget:

$6,000,000 (estimated)

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$585,333
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Runtime:

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Co-writer, executive producer, and series creator Joe Camp and co-writer and director Brandon Camp are father and son, but are no relation to mother and daughter Lacy Camp, who plays the policewoman, and Darby Camp, who plays Frankie. See more »

Goofs

Benji, Carter, and Frankie board a green streetcar but disembark from a red streetcar. See more »

Crazy Credits

There are some outtakes included after the credits. See more »

Connections

Follows Benji (1974) See more »

Soundtracks

Almost Home
Written by Stephen Bishop and Curt Sobel
Performed by Dewain Whitmore, Jr.
Courtesy of Palisades Music Productions and Stephen Bishop Music, Inc.
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Too scary for little kids!
22 July 2019 | by kittydreaSee all my reviews

Benji is an adorable dog but this movie is way to scary, and mature, for little kids! The kids' dad has passed away and they are left alone without any type of supervision while their mom works. They then get kidnapped by two creepy guys while trying to reclaim something of their dad's! It's like a scary Dateline episode! Don't watch with your lilttle ones (under 8 at least)!


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