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A.X.L. is a top-secret, robotic dog who develops a special friendship with Miles and will go to any length to protect his new companion.

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Oliver Daly

Writer:

Oliver Daly
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Cast

Credited cast:
Thomas Jane ... Chuck Hill
Becky G ... Sara
Ted McGinley ... Mr. Fontaine
Lou Taylor Pucci ... Randall
Dominic Rains ... Andric
Alex Neustaedter ... Miles
Hassie Harrison ... Kirsten
Eric Etebari ... Operative Berman
Patricia De Leon ... Joanna
Alex MacNicoll ... Sam
Dorian Kingi ... AXL
Niko Guardado ... Scroggins
Jonathan Camp ... Operative Cameron
Sam Upton ... Operative Stark
Stacey Arwen Raab ... FOX Racing Fan
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Storyline

A.X.L. is a top-secret, robotic dog created by the military to help protect tomorrow's soldiers. Code named by the scientists who created him, A.X.L. stands for Attack, Exploration, Logistics, and embodies the most advanced, next-generation artificial intelligence. After an experiment gone wrong, A.X.L. is discovered hiding alone in the desert by a kind-hearted outsider named Miles (Alex Neustaedter), who finds a way to connect with him after activating his owner-pairing technology. Together, the two develop a special friendship based on trust, loyalty and compassion. Helping Miles gain the confidence he's been lacking, A.X.L. will go to any length to protect his new companion, including facing off against the scientists who created him and who will do anything to get him back. Knowing what is at stake if A.X.L. is captured, Miles teams up with a smart, resourceful ally named Sara (Becky G) to protect his new best friend on a timeless, epic adventure for the whole family.

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Man's best friend has evolved


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for sci-fi action/peril, suggestive material, thematic elements and some language | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

24 August 2018 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

A-X-L See more »

Filming Locations:

England, UK See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$2,782,017, 26 August 2018, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$6,501,231, 17 October 2018
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Color

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2.39:1
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Trivia

According to the campaign, the short film is a movie about blurring the boundaries between humanity and technology, set in the off-roading world of Central California. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Midnight Screenings: A-X-L/2001: A Space Odyssey (2018) See more »

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Good family film
1 September 2018 | by adcooper-63580See all my reviews

Admittedly this is not an Oscar winner of any kind. However, I took my 8 year to see it and she loved it. I thought the story and acting was decent and the special effects good. Mostly I really enjoyed watching a non Disney animated film with my child that was free from bad language and constant references to sex. If you have kids go see this film - we thought it was a winner.


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