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Air Bud: Golden Receiver

By Joly Herman, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 6+

Cute but more intense than other Air Bud movies.

Movie G 1998 90 minutes
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A Lot or a Little?

What you will—and won't—find in this movie.

Community Reviews

age 5+

Based on 2 parent reviews

age 7+
Cute, but more intense and suspenseful than the other Buddy movies.
age 3+

Cute show

I liked the show. It wasn't mean or sad. It was a fun show surrounded around football. No scenes were detailed to make it scary.

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say (2 ):
Kids say (1 ):

This movie is fun and actually rather moving. Josh's relationship with his dog really highlights how a pet can change the dynamic of an otherwise melancholy home. Moreover, the thoughtful performance that Kevin Zegers brings to the fore is very believable. This counterbalances the comedic aspect of the dog-in-a-football-uniform-winning-the-game formula. A good choice for a family movie night!

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