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FILM DETAILS
Certificate U
Cast
Roddy McDowall
Elizabeth Taylor
Donald Crisp
May Whitty
Nigel Bruce
Directors
Fred M Wilcox
Screenwriters
Hugh Butler
Running Time
89 minutes

Lassie Come Home
The wonder dog just wants to get home.


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Plot
When Joe’s family fall on hard times his dog, Lassie, a beautiful Collie, is sold to a Duke who takes Lassie to live hundreds of miles away. But the dog decides to make the long journey back to Joe…


Verdict
This was understandably inspiring to wartime audiences and actually still holds up as a heartwarming story with a very decent cast.


Reviewed by Emma Cochrane

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