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FILM DETAILS
Certificate PG
Cast
Christopher Lee
James Cosmo
Ardal O'Hanlon
Greg Wise
Gina McKee
Directors
John Henderson
Screenwriters
John Henderson
Richard Matthews
Neville Watchurst
Running Time
105 minutes

The Adventures Of Greyfriars Bobby
Film of the famous faithful dog.


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The Adventures Of Greyfriars Bobby

Plot
After his master dies, terrier Bobby maintains a lonely vigil on his grave, despite the best efforts of the church warden to keep him out of the graveyard. As time goes on and he refuses to move, he becomes a symbol of hope for the impoverished citizens of Edinburgh.


Verdict
It won't win any prizes for originality, but a quality cast and fabulous canine performance bring the legend to life without getting too cutesy.


Reviewed by Helen O'Hara

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