A group of interconnected people in Los Angeles are brought together by their lovely canine counterparts.

Director:

Ken Marino

Writers:

Elissa Matsueda (screenplay by), Erica Oyama (screenplay by) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Nina Dobrev ... Elizabeth
Vanessa Hudgens ... Tara
Adam Pally ... Dax
Eva Longoria ... Grace
Rob Corddry ... Kurt
Tone Bell ... Jimmy
Jon Bass ... Garrett
Michael Cassidy ... Dr. Mike
Finn Wolfhard ... Tyler
Ron Cephas Jones ... Walter
Thomas Lennon ... Greg
Tig Notaro ... Danielle
Lauren Lapkus ... Daisy
Jessica St. Clair ... Ruth
Ryan Hansen ... Peter
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Storyline

Los Angeles, California, is the main and heart-warming scenario where life and fate interconnect five different stories as well as their characters with their respective canine pets: Elizabeth is a famous newscaster of a morning TV show; after a disastrous interview with former basketball player Jimmy, Elizabeth's boss decides to contract Jimmy as co-host due to the high ratings of the interview. On another side of the city, Tara is a waiter of a coffee shop who passes her days talking with her shallow and dog-walker friend Daisy. Tara, who is crazy about the friendly but full of himself vet Dr. Mike, one day meets Garrett, the eccentric and shy owner of an animal care center who is unable to tell Tara that he loves her. Grace and Kurt are a married couple made nervous by the arrival of their first adoptive child, Amelia; they see that the child doesn't seem happy with her new home and her new parents. Dax is a teen in the body of adult, and leader of the aspiring rock band Frunk, who... Written by Chockys

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Plot Keywords:

dog | dog movie | See All (2) »

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Love is a four-legged word See more »

Genres:

Comedy | Drama | Romance

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for rude and suggestive content, and for language | See all certifications »

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Trivia

Ron Cephas Jones (Walter) and Jasmine Cephas Jones (Lola) are father and daughter in real life. See more »

Goofs

When Kurt comes in with stuffed animals for Amelia's room, the bag reads Bed, Bath and Beyond but is later seen in the background reading Buy Buy Baby. See more »

Quotes

Garrett: Dogs open their hearts to us to love and be loved and I find that beautiful.
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Crazy Credits

Bloopers and alternate takes are shown during the end credits. See more »

Connections

References Live with Kelly and Ryan (1988) See more »

Soundtracks

Ghost Train
Written by Alex Shenkman
Performed by Alex Shenkman and Pink Ape
Published by Melt Listen Music
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Great family (dog) movie!
8 August 2018 | by lbterrebSee all my reviews

Perfect family movie. Funny, great acting, hilarious writing. And dogs. Recommend.


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Official Sites:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

8 August 2018 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Dog Days See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$10,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$2,554,766, 12 August 2018

Gross USA:

$6,809,080

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$6,842,356
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Company Credits

Production Co:

LD Entertainment See more »
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Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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