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FILM DETAILS
Certificate U
Cast
Tim Allen
Robert Downey Jr.
Danny Glover
Kristin Davis
Directors
Brian Robbins
Screenwriters
Cormac Wibberley
Marianne Wibberley
Geoff Rodkey
Jack Amiel
Michael Begler
Running Time
99 minutes

The Shaggy Dog
Tim Allen stars in this Disney remake.


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The Shaggy Dog

Plot
When a lawyer Dave Douglas (Tim Allen) representing a scientist who tests on animals (Downey Jr) is bitten by one of the canine subjects, Dave turns into a dog himself. His best hope of communicating his problem is to his own kids, with whom he's not spent much time lately.


Verdict
Man becomes mutt in this inoffensive, uneven comedy that fails to make the most of its comic potential or familiar cast.


Reviewed by Anna Smith

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