A Dog's Purpose Synopsis
A reincarnated canine keeps reuniting with its original owner over the course of five decades.
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Movie Reviews

The Animal Abuse Videos are Edited

By sheltiesmomx2
Don't let the media hype stop you from seeing this movie. The clip they are blasting all over the internet has been manipulated to lead you to believe it's something it's not. Why would anyone who...

dog lovers brjng your tissues

By cgraceburdette
I cried, I laughed and I loved every second of it. boyfriend didn't hate it and was surprised he liked it after seeing how critics had reviewed it. go see this movie!!!!!...

Best movie in v.long time

By dfinnharkin
I am a totally dog lover so when I saw the movie trailer I knew I would like this. My kids age 5&7&15 also loves it but we do love dogs. It's a feel good happy movie. A have to see...

Heartwarming, beautiful family film.

By Sarabi1166
Was so excited to finally see a decent film put out for animal lovers. A feel good film for the whole family. Side note: do your research if you have concerns. Gavin Polone wrote an excellent...

If you love dogs, don't see this film.

By bayareapilot
View the video of the german shepherd that the 'trainer' had to throw the dog into the rushing water set. Filming was cut when the dog started to drown and people jumped in to save the dog. ...

BEAUTIFUL FILM!

By mlcwildrocker87
Please note that any bad review towards this movie is because of the cut and edited video from fake news TMZ and the hypocrisy from PETA, out to harm its premiere. This is a great movie! Very...

Anyone who thinks that there was abuse in the making of this movie is an idiot

By Cowpiefa11y
It was an article made up by tmz to get clicks and has since been proven wrong by tmz themselves and many professional dog trainers...

Great Movie!

By rostrow24
Really nice movie for all ages. Loved the script, the voice over, the dogs, the actors. The movie got poor 'rotten tomatoes' reviews. Too bad those people are 'too cool for school'. Go see A Dog's...

A dogs purpose

By Karenleecoyle
Saw it opening night and Loved it! A good family movie especially for dog lovers. I happily cried through the whole movie. Great!...

Bring Tissue

By ritaodavis
We just finished watching A Dog's Purpose, the best movie ever, I was crying, the big guy next to me was crying, Beautiful movies, my daughter loved it, I want to go see it again. #DogLover...

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Rated PG | For Thematic Elements and Some Peril
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