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Power Rankings: Best Dog Movies



Man's best friend + movies = man's best movies? It's impossible to not love a good film centered around doggos, so today we count down the Best Dog Movies. These are the best movies that feature dogs. If you're looking for the best individual dogs from TV and film, check out our podcast episode on that very topic!



#10



Title: Oliver and Company

Release Date: November 18, 1988


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Plot: A lost and alone kitten joins a gang of dogs engaged in petty larceny in New York City.




#9



Title: Air Bud

Release Date: August 1, 1997


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Plot: An unexpected player joins the school basketball team - a circus dog who escaped from a cruel master.




#8



Title: Togo

Release Date: December 20, 2019


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Plot: The story of Togo, the sled dog who led the 1925 serum run yet was considered by most to be too small and weak to lead such an intense race.




#7



Title: Best in Show

Release Date: October 20, 2000


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Plot: A colorful array of characters compete at a national dog show.




#6



Title: All Dogs Go to Heaven

Release Date: November 17, 1989


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Plot: A canine angel, Charlie, sneaks back to earth from heaven but ends up befriending an orphan girl who can speak to animals. In the process, Charlie learns that friendship is the most heavenly gift of all.




#5



Title: One Hundred and One Dalmatians

Release Date: January 25, 1961


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Plot: When a litter of Dalmatian puppies are abducted by the minions of Cruella de Vil, the parents must find them before she uses them for a diabolical fashion statement.




#4



Title: The Fox and the Hound

Release Date: July 10, 1981


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Plot: A little fox named Tod, and Copper, a hound puppy, vow to be best buddies forever. But as Copper grows into a hunting dog, their unlikely friendship faces the ultimate test.




#3



Title: Lady and the Tramp

Release Date: June 22, 1955


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Plot: The romantic tale of a sheltered uptown Cocker Spaniel dog and a streetwise downtown Mutt.




#2



Title: Beethoven

Release Date: April 3, 1992


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Plot: A slobbering St. Bernard becomes the center of attention for a loving family, but must contend with a dog-napping veterinarian and his henchmen.




#1



Title: Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey

Release Date: February 12, 1993


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Plot: A fun-loving American bulldog pup, a hilarious Himalayan cat, and a wise old golden retriever embark on a long trek through the rugged wilderness of the Sierra Nevada mountains in a quest to reach home and their beloved owners.