• Good Boy! (2003)

Good Boy!

Release Date: October 10th, 2003

DVD Release Date: March 2nd, 2004

PG |1 hr 29 min

Plot Summary

Thousands of years ago, dogs arrived on planet Earth from a faraway star with plans to take over the world. Now, the Greater Dane (Vanessa Redgrave) wants a report on the takeover, so she sends Hubble (Matthew Broderick) to investigate. When he's adopted by the lonely Owen (Liam Aiken), Hubble slowly realizes that dogs have forgotten their mission. They're not man's worst enemy -- they're his best friend. And, to make matters worse, the Greater Dane is headed to Earth for an inspection.

Cast: Molly Shannon, Liam Aiken, Kevin Nealon, Brittany Moldowan, Mikhael Speidel, Matthew Broderick, Delta Burke, Donald Faison

Director: John Hoffman

Genres: Comedy , Fantasy

Production Co: Jim Henson Productions

Distributors: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer

Keywords: Transformation, Pursuit, Charming, Amusing, Father, 2000s, Friend, Heartwarming, Mother, House, Engaging

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Ratings & Reviews

  • 70
    Kirk HoneycuttThe Hollywood Reporter

    Mostly, Good Boy! exists for the middle section where youngsters and dogs speak the same language. These escapades, all taking place under the adults' radar, generate many sound laughs. show more

  • 75
    Chicago Tribune

    A tearily adorable canine valentine. show more

  • 75
    Carrie RickeyPhiladelphia Inquirer

    This furry family comedy about a boy and his border terrier is irresistible, if not exactly in the league of "Babe." show more

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