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FILM DETAILS
Certificate PG
Cast
Owen Wilson
Jennifer Aniston
Eric Dane
Kathleen Turner
Alan Arkin
Directors
David Frankel
Screenwriters
Scott Frank
Don Roos
Running Time
116 minutes

Marley & Me
It's Revolutionary Road meets Beethoven


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Marley & Me

Plot
Newlywed journalists John and Jenny Grogan (Wilson and Aniston) plan to have babies. To delay that day, John gives Jenny a puppy instead. Incorrigible Marley is the world’s worst dog, but his untamable spirit uplifts the Grogans at difficult moments.


Verdict
My Dog Skip for people in mid-life crises, it’s too talky and trouble-laden for tykes but will doubtless prove as critic-proof to dog-lovers and the stars’ fans as it did in the US.


Reviewed by Angie Errigo

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