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My Dog Skip

Original Theatrical Date: January 14, 2000

Kevin Bacon, Diane Lane and TV's newest star, Frankie Muniz (Malcolm In the Middle) star in this heartwarming coming-of-age story about a sensitive young Southern boy who learns valuable life lessons with the help of his dog, Skip.

With Skip's remarkable and unconventional help, Willie and Skip turn bullies into friends, tangle with hapless moonshiners, and even win the affections of the prettiest girl in school. 

Outstanding ensemble cast includes Golden Globe-nominee Kevin Bacon (Mystic River, JFK, TV's The Following), Oscar, Golden Globe and Emmy-nominee Diane Lane (The Perfect Storm, Must Love Dogs, Man of Steel), Luke Wilson (Home Fries, Alex & Emma) and Frankie Muniz (TV's Malcolm In the Middle).

"A quietly moving and powerful story...a beautifully told tale"—The Associated Press

"This is superior family entertainment...glorious..."—Daily Variety

Shining with warmth and humor, My Dog Skip unleashes a story that will have the entire family sitting up and begging for more!

Genre: DramaFamily