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Designer Pups

By Grace Montgomery, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 5+

Fashion-filled animal caper is cheesy but fun for kids.

Movie NR 2015 83 minutes
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Community Reviews

age 3+

Based on 1 parent review

age 3+

Awesome Family Movie

This is an good clean movie that teaches a message about having faith and confidence in you own ability. I don't think the story line nor the acting is "cheesy."

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Great messages
Great role models

Is It Any Good?

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Full of horrible dog puns, over-the-top acting, and an obvious plot, there's nonetheless something charming about this animal caper. The bad guys are goofily bad, the good guys are really good, and the fashion is fun. And the references to Project Runway will be amusing to fans of the show.

Young fashionistas will have fun watching Stacy design new gowns, though animal lovers may wish for more screen time for Coco and Stella. And tweens and up will probably be too sophisticated for the cheesy plot and acting. But parents looking for a fun, breezy flick for young kids will like the positive messages and super clean content.

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