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Year of the Dog (2007)  link to Year of the Dog on IMDb  

Number: 365

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IMDb Rating:
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6.1/10

Country: USA, 97 minutes

Spoken Languages: English

Genre(s): Drama, Comedy

Director(s): Mike White

Cast: Molly Shannon, Laura Dern, Regina King, Thomas McCarthy, Josh Pais

Medium: Unknown,

Plot Outline: Peggy is single, childless, in her 40s, a lonely executive assistant in a friendly office. Her dog Pencil is the love of her life, and when he dies after eating some sort of toxin, Peggy's life spins out of her control: a friendly neighbor invites her for dinner; a friendly staff member at her vet's calls with an abused dog he recommends she adopt - she does, and also finds herself attracted to this fellow. She becomes a vegan, supports animal-rights causes, and embroils her brother's young children in these concerns. Saving dogs and other animals become such a passion that her mental health and her job may be in danger. Are regaining control and finding love beyond her reach?

Location: 431

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: Unknown