In the top there are new films of 2021, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.
|Genre||drama, adventure, family|
|Characters||Dogs, Animals, Wolves, Old man, Family|
|Plot||Adventure, Survival, Friendship|
|Style||Kind, 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.
|Genre||drama, adventure, family|
|Characters||Dogs, Animals, Scientists, Husky, Pilots|
|Plot||On real events, Survival, Adventure, Travel, Expeditions|
|Style||Action, Light, To cry, Inspirational, Fascinating|
In the Antarctic, after an expedition with Dr. Davis McClaren, the sled dog trainer Jerry Shepherd has to leave the polar base with his colleagues due to the proximity of a heavy snow storm. He ties his dogs to be rescued after, but the mission is called-off and the dogs are left alone at their own fortune. For six months, Jerry tries to find a sponsor for a rescue mission.
|Genre||fantastic, comedy, family|
|Characters||Dogs, Teens, Family, Friends, Puppies|
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.
|Genre||comedy, drama, family|
|Characters||Dogs, Family, Presidential|
|Place||California, Boarding school|
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!"
|Genre||thriller, drama, detective|
|Characters||Dogs, Family, Strangers|
|Plot||Survival, Growing up, Mental disorders, Experiments, Vacation|
|Place||Islands, Beach, Ocean, Sand|
|Style||Unexpected ending, Makes me think|
A group of families on a tropical holiday discover that the secluded beach where they are staying is somehow causing them to age rapidly – reducing their entire lives into a single day.
|Genre||comedy, drama, crime|
|Characters||Dogs, Teens, Horses, Friends, Girlfriends|
|Plot||Chess, Money, Friendship, Mental disorders, Weapon|
|Style||Exciting, Tense, Depressive, Disturbing|
Two teenage girls in suburban Connecticut rekindle their unlikely friendship after years of growing apart. In the process, they learn that neither is what she seems to be, and that a murder might solve both of their problems.
|Genre||comedy, melodrama, drama|
|Characters||Dogs, Photographers, Losers, Businessmen|
|Plot||Dancing, Wedding, Money, Friendship|
|Place||Prison, Forest, Hotels|
Eloise, having been relieved of maid of honor duties after being unceremoniously dumped by the best man via text, decides to attend the wedding anyway – only to find herself seated with five fellow-unwanted guests at the dreaded Table 19.
|Genre||comedy, drama, adventure, family|
|Country||USA, France, Republic of Ireland, United Kingdom|
|Characters||Dogs, Animals, Knights, Family, Friends|
|Plot||Love, Adventure, The escape, Friendship, Moving|
|Place||England, Castle, Scotland|
A family in financial crisis is forced to sell Lassie, their beloved dog. Hundreds of miles away from her true family, Lassie escapes and sets out on a journey home.
|Characters||Dogs, Animals, Family, Writers, Journalists|
|Plot||On real events, Life, Friendship, Divorce, Moving|
|Style||Sad ones, To cry, Heavy, Touching, Sad ones|
A newly married couple who, in the process of starting a family, learn many of life's important lessons from their trouble-loving retriever, Marley. Packed with plenty of laughs to lighten the load, the film explores the highs and lows of marriage, maturity and confronting one's own mortality, as seen through the lens of family life with a dog.
A touching story about a white Gordon Setter with black ear, who became homeless because of his master's illness. His master, Ivan Ivanovich, a man far from being young, fond of hunting and nature, took a puppy to live with him, despite the dog's black ear being a "shame of nature" to his breed. The man always took his dog, whom he called Bim or Bimka, to hunting in country. Later, however Ivan Ivanovich began to have problems with heart and when the disease became worse was taken to a hospital. His dog couldn't bear waiting for the only person that ever cared for him and set out to find his master. Thus began the story of a homeless dog and his many breathtaking and exciting adventures, encounters of many people, kind and evil, and leads to an unexpected and heart-rending end.
|Genre||drama, adventure, family|
|Characters||Dogs, Animals, Wolves, Climbers, Friends|
|Time||World War II, Winter|
Belle and Sebastian is set high in the snowy Alps during the Second World War. The resourceful Sebastian is a lonely boy who tames and befriends a giant, wild mountain dog, Belle – even though the villagers believe her to be ‘the beast’ that has been killing their sheep.
|Genre||fantastic, comedy, drama, family|
|Country||USA, United Kingdom, China|
|Characters||Dogs, Family, Child Prodigies|
A 12-year-old tech prodigy whose science experiment goes awry and he forges a telepathic connection with his best friend, his dog. The duo join forces and use their unique perspectives on life to comically overcome complications of family and school.
|Genre||drama, family, biography|
|Country||USA, United Kingdom|
|Characters||Dogs, Animals, Friends|
|Plot||Love, On real events, Friendship, Death|
|Style||Sad ones, To cry, Touching|
A drama based on the true story of a college professor's bond with the abandoned dog he takes into his home.
|Plot||Friendship, Loneliness, Depression|
|Style||Psychological problems, Cute, Soulful, Gloomy, Makes me think|
Wendy, a near-penniless drifter, is traveling to Alaska in search of work, and her only companion is her dog, Lucy. Already perilously close to losing everything, Wendy hits a bigger bump in the road when her old car breaks down and she is arrested for shoplifting dog food. When she posts bail and returns to retrieve Lucy, she finds that the dog is gone, prompting a frantic search for her pet.
|Genre||comedy, drama, family|
|Characters||Dogs, Animals, Monkeys, Family, Friends|
|Plot||Life, Friendship, Loneliness, Religious, Depression|
|Place||Party, Small cities|
|Style||To cry, Touching|
A girl, abandoned by her mother when she was three, moves to a small town in Florida with her father. There, she adopts an orphaned dog she names Winn-Dixie. The bond between the girl and her special companion brings together the people in a small Florida town and heals her own troubled relationship with her father.
|Genre||melodrama, adventure, family|
|Characters||Dogs, Animals, Gay, Wolves, Family|
|Plot||Adventure, Travel, Friendship, Snow, Avalanches|
|Style||Exciting, 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.
|Genre||fantasy, comedy, drama, adventure, family|
|Country||USA, China, Hong Kong, India|
|Characters||Dogs, Animals, Talking dogs, Family, Puppies|
|Plot||Love, Survival, Soccer, Loneliness, Death|
|Style||To cry, Cute, For children, Kind, Sad ones|
A dog goes on quest to discover his purpose in life over the course of several lifetimes with multiple owners.
|Genre||comedy, melodrama, drama, family, sport|
|Characters||Dogs, Animals, Lawyers, Friends, Judge|
|Plot||Love, Sports, Racing, Time travel, Cars|
|Style||Romantic, Exciting, Action, To cry, Soulful|
A family dog—with a near-human soul and a philosopher's mind—evaluates his life through the lessons learned by his human owner, a race-car driver.
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".
|Genre||comedy, melodrama, drama, family, biography|
|Characters||Dogs, Sharks, Animals, Blonde girls, Family|
|Plot||Love, On real events, Dancing, Motorcycles, Death|
|Style||To cry, By books, Touching, Serious|
Based on the legendary true story of the Red Dog who united a disparate local community while roaming the Australian outback in search of his long lost master.
|Genre||action, comedy, crime, detective|
|Characters||Dogs, Animals, Police, Family, Friends|
|Plot||Friendship, Chase, Fate, Justice|
The extravagant cop Michael Dooley needs some help to fight a drug dealer who has tried to kill him. A "friend" gives him a dog named Jerry Lee (Officer Lewis), who has been trained to smell drugs. With his help, Dooley sets out to put his enemy behind the bars, but Jerry Lee has a personality of his own and works only when he wants to. On the other hand, the dog is quite good at destroying Dooley's car, house and sex-life...
|Genre||comedy, drama, family|
A shy boy is unable to make friends in Yazoo City, Mississippi in 1942, until his parents give him a terrier puppy for his ninth birthday. The dog, which he names Skip, becomes well known and loved throughout the community and enriches the life of the boy, Willie, as he grows into manhood. Based on the best-selling Mississippi memoir by the late Willie Morris.
|Genre||comedy, melodrama, drama, family|
|Characters||Dogs, Animals, Heroes, Family, Losers|
|Plot||Adventure, Life, Family life|
|Style||For children, Cute, Soulful|
The Newton family live in their comfortable home, but there seems to something missing. This "hole" is filled by a small puppy, who walks into their home and their lives. Beethoven, as he is named, grows into a giant of a dog... a St Bernard. Doctor Varnick, the local vet has a secret and horrible sideline, which requires lots of dogs for experiments. Beethoven is on the bad doctor's list.
|Genre||horror, thriller, drama, detective|
|Country||Hungary, Germany, Sweden|
|Characters||Dogs, Teens, Childrens, Musicians, Criminals|
|Plot||Friendship, Chase, Uprising|
|Style||Action, Heartbreaking, Disturbing|
Favoring pedigree dogs, a new regulation puts a severe tax on mixed breeds. Owners dump their dogs and shelters become overcrowded. 13-year-old Lili fights desperately to protect her pet Hagen, but her father eventually sets the dog free on the streets. Hagen and his master search desperately for each other until Lili loses faith. Struggling to survive, homeless Hagen realizes that not everyone is a dog’s best friend. Hagen joins a gang of stray dogs, but is soon captured and sent to the pound. With little hope inside there, the dogs will seize an opportunity to escape and revolt against mankind. Their revenge will be merciless. Lili may be the only one who can halt this unexpected war between man and dog.
|Genre||drama, adventure, family, biography, history|
|Characters||Dogs, Animals, Husky, Puppies|
|Plot||On real events, Adventure, Friendship, Viruses, Snow|
|Style||Exciting, Action, Atmospheric, Fascinating, Tense|
The untold true story set in the winter of 1925 that takes you across the treacherous terrain of the Alaskan tundra for an exhilarating and uplifting adventure that will test the strength, courage and determination of one man, Leonhard Seppala, and his lead sled dog, Togo.
|Characters||Dogs, Lesbians, Psychiatrists|
The tension is palpable, the excitement is mounting and the heady scent of competition is in the air as hundreds of eager contestants from across America prepare to take part in what is undoubtedly one of the greatest events of their lives -- the Mayflower Dog Show. The canine contestants and their owners are as wondrously diverse as the great country that has bred them.
|Genre||action, thriller, fantasy, comedy, adventure, family|
|Characters||Dogs, Heroes, Family, Puppies, Cats|
|Plot||Adventure, Abduction, Chase, Technology, Rivalry|
|Style||Exciting, Light, Fancy|
When a professor develops a vaccine that eliminates human allergies to dogs, he unwittingly upsets the fragile balance of power between cats and dogs and touches off an epic battle for pet supremacy. The fur flies as the feline faction, led by Mr. Tinkles, squares off against wide-eyed puppy Lou and his canine cohorts.
|Characters||Scammers, Prisoner, Friends, Good people|
|Plot||Survival, Prison Break, The escape, Freedom, Fate|
|Place||Prison, Mexico, USA|
|Style||Interesting, Popular, To cry, Atmospheric, Fascinating|
Framed in the 1940s for the double murder of his wife and her lover, upstanding banker Andy Dufresne begins a new life at the Shawshank prison, where he puts his accounting skills to work for an amoral warden. During his long stretch in prison, Dufresne comes to be admired by the other inmates -- including an older prisoner named Red -- for his integrity and unquenchable sense of hope.