Dog Movies

List of movies about dogs collected by visitors to our site: The Call of the Wild, A Dog's Purpose, Hachi: A Dog's Tale, The Search for Santa Paws, First Dog, How to Steal a Dog, The Dog Who Stopped the War, Red Dog: True Blue, A Dog's Way Home, Smitty.

In the top there are new films of 2021, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.

The Call of the Wild (2020)
Markimdb: 6.8
Genredrama, adventure, family
CountryUSA, Canada
CharactersDogs, Wolves, Old man, Family, Friends
PlotAdventure, Survival, Friendship
PlaceAlaska
Time19th century
StyleKind, Touching, Uplifting

Buck is a big-hearted dog whose blissful domestic life is turned upside down when he is suddenly uprooted from his California home and transplanted to the exotic wilds of the Yukon during the Gold Rush of the 1890s. As the newest rookie on a mail delivery dog sled team—and later its leader—Buck experiences the adventure of a lifetime, ultimately finding his true place in the world and becoming his own master.

A Dog's Purpose (2017)
Markimdb: 7.2
Genrefantasy, comedy, drama, adventure, family
CountryUSA, China, Hong Kong, India
Duration02:29
CharactersDogs, Animals, Talking dogs, Family, Puppies
PlotLove, Survival, Soccer, Loneliness, Death
StyleTo cry, Cute, For children, Kind, Touching

A dog goes on quest to discover his purpose in life over the course of several lifetimes with multiple owners.

Hachi: A Dog's Tale (2009)
Markimdb: 8.1
Genredrama, family, biography
CountryUSA, United Kingdom
Duration01:29
CharactersDogs, Friends
PlotLove, On real events, Friendship, Death
StyleTo cry, Touching

A drama based on the true story of a college professor's bond with the abandoned dog he takes into his home.

The Search for Santa Paws (2010)
Markimdb: 5.4
Genrecomedy, drama, family, sport
CountryUSA, Canada
Duration01:33
CharactersDogs, Heroes, Family, Santa Claus, Friends
PlotDancing, Adventure, Friendship, Holidays, Lost memory
PlaceNew York
TimeNew Year
StyleTouching

In the tradition of disney's classic holiday tales comes a heartwarming movie about the power of giving and the true meaning of christmas. Discover how the legendary friendship of Santa Claus and Santa Paws began in the inspiring original film, The Search For Santa Paws. When Santa and his new best friend, Paws, discover that the boys and girls of the world have lost the spirit of the season, they take a trip to New York City. But after Santa loses his memory, it's up to Paws, a faithful orphan named Quinn, her new friend Will and a wonderful group of magical talking dogs to save St. Nick and show the world what Christmas is really all about.

First Dog (2010)
Markimdb: 5.1
Genrecomedy, drama, family
CountryUSA
CharactersDogs, Family, Presidential
PlotAdventure
PlaceBoarding school
StyleTouching

A foster boy is befriended by a lost dog who turns out to belong to the President of the United States. The boy decides to run away from the foster home to return the canine to the White House -- "Because it's the right thing to do!"

How to Steal a Dog (2014)
Markimdb: 6.8
Genredrama, family, crime
CountrySouth Korea
Duration01:49
CharactersDogs

A young girl lives in a van with her little brother & her mom. Tired of the embarrassing situation which was promised to be temporary, she decides to try to fix it all on her own. But how to get the money needed first? One day, the girl comes across a flyer offering a reward for a lost dog. Under the mistaken impression that a house could also really cost just that much, she then plots to do exactly that- with the additional help of her best friend, little brother & some others, they'll find a "missing" spoiled pup, return him & get a new home just in time for her birthday! Or at least, that's the plan.. what could go wrong?

The Dog Who Stopped the War (1984)
Markimdb: 7.6
Genrecomedy, adventure
CountryCanada
Duration01:32
CharactersDogs, Family, Friends
PlotAdventure, Life, Snow, Family life
PlaceVillage
StyleExciting, Touching

During Christmas' holidays, the children of a village split in two gang to play a snowball war. But that half-tone war scattered some bitterness and make more difficult the mutual attirance between Luc, the chief of the assailant and Sophie one leader of the snow castle defenders.

Red Dog: True Blue (2016)
Markimdb: 6.4
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama, family, biography
CountryAustralia, USA
CharactersDogs, Teens, Horses, Childrens, Puppies
PlotMotorcycles, Love triangle, Funeral
PlaceAircraft, Caves, Deserts, Helicopters, Australia

Explores the early events leading up to Red Dog's discovery on the road to Dampier, and his ultimate rise from ordinary dog to Australian legend.

A Dog's Way Home (2019)
Markimdb: 6.7
Genremelodrama, adventure, family
CountryUSA, China
Duration01:35
CharactersDogs, Animals, Gay, Wolves, Family
PlotAdventure, Travel, Friendship, Snow, Avalanches
PlaceMountains
StyleExciting, To cry, Cute, Soulful, Touching

A Dog’s Way Home chronicles the heartwarming adventure of Bella, a dog who embarks on an epic 400-mile journey home after she is separated from her beloved human.

Smitty (2012)
Markimdb: 5.4
Genredrama, family
CountryUSA
Duration01:34
CharactersDogs

SMITTY is a family film about a rescue dog. When life gets tough for Ben, a friendly paw is all it takes to pull him through. Mischievous thirteen-year-old Ben is sent to his grandfather's farm for the summer, where he crosses paths with a lovable mutt. With help from the unlikely canine companion, Ben learns the importance of friendship, family and responsibility.

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Firehouse Dog (2007)
Markimdb: 5.5
Genreaction, comedy, family
CountryUSA, Canada
Duration01:51
CharactersDogs, Firefighters
PlotAdventure

Rexxx, Hollywood's top canine star, gets lost and is adopted into a shabby firehouse. He teams up with a young kid to get the station back on its feet.

My Boyfriends' Dogs (2014)
Markimdb: 5.9
Genrecomedy, melodrama, family
CountryUSA
Duration01:24
CharactersDogs
PlotLove

The owners of a small diner are surprised one rainy evening when, just after close, a young woman wearing a wedding dress with three dogs in tow begs to come into their restaurant. What follows is the young woman's retelling of how she arrived at this curious junction in her life and how, through the search for the right man, she ended up as a runaway bride with three new dogs.

Belle and Sebastian 3: The Last Chapter (2018)
Markimdb: 6.3
Genredrama, adventure, family
CountryFrance
Duration01:42
CharactersDogs, Family, Friends
PlotAdventure, Abduction, Friendship
PlaceSchool, Mountains
StyleSoulful, Touching

12 year-old Sebastian has decided not to follow his father and Angelina to Canada, deciding to stay in the alps to watch over Belle who has now become the mother of three beautiful pups. When a stranger arrives claiming to be Belle’s rightful owner, Sebastian will do all it takes to protect his best friend and her little ones.

Max (2015)
Markimdb: 6.7
Genrefamily
CountryUSA
Duration02:18
CharactersDogs, Teens, Animals, Family, Military
PlotWar, Adventure, Revenge, Friendship, Chase
PlaceAfghanistan, USA
StyleTense, Touching, Serious, Beautiful landscapes

A dog that helped soldiers in Afghanistan returns to the U.S. and is adopted by his handler's family after suffering a traumatic experience.

Sharpay's Fabulous Adventure (2011)
Markimdb: 4.7
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama, musical, family, music
CountryUSA
Duration01:57
CharactersDogs, Losers
PlotRivalry
PlaceNew York
StyleTo cry

After a talent scout spots her performing with her dog Boi at a charity gala, Sharpay Evans sets off for the bright lights of NYC, convinced instant fame and fortune are in the bag. But theatre's a dog-eat-dog world. Fortunately, Sharpay also meets Peyton, a handsome student filmmaker who finds Sharpay nearly as fascinating as she finds herself.

Darling Companion (2012)
Markimdb: 5.1
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CountryUSA
CharactersDogs, Sheriffs, Grandparents
PlotWedding, Life, Family life
PlaceUSA
StyleTo cry, Touching

The story of a woman who loves her dog more than her husband. And then her husband loses the dog.

10 Promises to My Dog (2008)
Markimdb: 7
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CountryJapan
CharactersDogs, Teens, Friends, Fathers, Mothers
PlotLove, Loneliness, Death, Moving
PlaceSchool, Japan

One day a puppy comes to the house of Akari, who has just turned twelve, and was trying hard to act strong after her mother suddenly fell ill. She immediately falls in love with the puppy and names it "Socks" after the paws which looked like they had white socks on. Akari was together with Socks day and night. However, as Akari grows up, her feelings and interest moves away from Socks. Year by year, their distance grows, which also leads to her physical distance as she moves to a far off city, and must leave Socks behind to a childhood friend.One day Akari remembers the 10 promises that she had made with Socks and her deceased mother...

Show Dogs (2018)
Markimdb: 3.8
Genrecomedy, adventure, family, crime
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
Duration01:32
CharactersDogs, Animals, Spy, Police, Partners
PlotConspiracies, Undercover
PlaceUSA
StyleExciting, Cute, Disturbing

Max, a macho, solitary Rottweiler police dog is ordered to go undercover as a primped show dog in a prestigious Dog Show, along with his human partner, to avert a disaster from happening.

Turner & Hooch (1989)
Markimdb: 6.2
Genrecomedy
CountryUSA, Canada
Duration01:37
CharactersDogs, Animals

Scott Turner has 3 days left in the local police department before he moves to a bigger city to get some "real" cases, not just misdemeanors. Then Amos Reed is murdered, and Scott Turner sets himself on the case. The closest thing to a witness in the case is Amos Reed's dog, Hooch, which Scott Turner has to take care of if it's going to avoid being "put to sleep".

Hotel for Dogs (2009)
Markimdb: 5.4
Genrefantastic, comedy, family
CountryUSA
Duration01:40
CharactersDogs, Teens, Family, Friends, Puppies
PlotAdoption
PlaceHotels

Placed in a foster home that doesn't allow pets, 16-year-old Andi and her younger brother, Bruce, turn an abandoned hotel into a home for their dog. Soon other strays arrive, and the hotel becomes a haven for every orphaned canine in town. But the kids have to do some quick thinking to keep the cops off their tails.




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