Parents' Guide to

The Shaggy Dog (2006)

By Susan Granger, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 7+

Silly remake will entertain grade schoolers.

Movie PG 2006 90 minutes
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age 4+

Based on 3 parent reviews

age 2+

Building a new bathroom

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Too much consumerism
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age 7+

Even better when edited for The Hallmark Channel

We saw this edited on The Hallmark Channel from a PG to a G so cute for the whole family. Not sure what was cut out to make it a G but it was perfect for my family. Both my kids (11 yr old boy and 9 yr old girl) cackled at this movie. My husband and I even giggled at parts. I just love a movie that I can sit down and watch with my kids.

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Great messages
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Is It Any Good?

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Kids say (3):

Tim Allen wreaks hilarious havoc with an uncanny canine-like performance; there's lots here to entertain kids, who will be amused by all the silliness. Writers Cormac & Marianne Wibberley, Geoff Rodkey and Jack Amiel and Michael Begler, working with director Brian Robbins, have the added advantage of advanced computer technology to enhance the outrageous episodes and slapstick comedy.

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