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A Doggone Christmas (2016)

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When the CIA discovers a cute orphan puppy with amazing telepathic abilities, the powers-that-be in Washington immediately lock him down and plan on forcing the poor dog to become a covert ... See full summary »

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Jim Wynorski
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Jaret Sacrey ... Agent Sheppard
Zachary Cirino Zachary Cirino ... Bartender
Dominique Swain ... Dr. Langley
Jesse the Jack Russell Terrier Jesse the Jack Russell Terrier ... Murphy (as 'Just Jesse' the Jack)
Troy Fromin ... Agent Don
Freddy John James ... Agent Mike (as Freddy James)
Jeff Gehron Jeff Gehron ... Man In Dining Car
Sydney Thackray Sydney Thackray ... Girl in Train
Gail Thackray ... Mother on Train
Walker Mintz Walker Mintz ... Jamie
Jonathan Tysor ... Ronnie
Jolie Ledford ... Janelle
Dilan Patton ... Issac
Jayden Hedden ... Hugo
Gunnar Gruenewald Gunnar Gruenewald ... Joey
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When the CIA discovers a cute orphan puppy with amazing telepathic abilities, the powers-that-be in Washington immediately lock him down and plan on forcing the poor dog to become a covert secret weapon. But fate steps in and frees the pint-sized Jack Russel Terrier from government clutches - delivering the cute little fellow into the loving arms of two brothers just a week before Christmas. As one might expect, the pair of youngsters fall in love at first sight, and then are astounded to discover that their new found four-legged friend can actually communicate with them telepathically. But with their dad out of a job and bills mounting, it doesn't appear to be the best time to adopt anything -- especially a dog that 'talks.' And that's just the start of the boys' problems. Acting on orders from the highest authorities, the FBI has sent out teams of field agents in search of the innocent animal. Helicopters, drones and reconnaissance planes scour the country side - with orders to ... Written by Jim Wynorski

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If you look close enough you can see treats being held out for Murphy at the right corner of the screen See more »

Connections

Followed by A Doggone Adventure (2018) See more »

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Shchedryk
Written by Mykola Dmytrovych Leontovych (as Mykola Leontovych)
Public Domain
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Simple but fantastic family film
9 March 2019 | by andrewbaxter-82982See all my reviews

My children love this film - simple but charming story.


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

1 November 2016 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

It's a Doggone Christmas See more »

Filming Locations:

Santa Clarita, California, USA

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