The Shaggy Dog (1959)
Watch it now
as Wilson Daniels
as Wilby Daniels
as Frieda Daniels
as Allison D'Allessio
as Buzz Miller
as Moochie Daniels
as Prof. Plumcutt
as Dr. Mikhail Andrassy
as Franceska Andrassy
as Officer Hanson
as Officer Kelly
as E.P. Hackett
as Capt. Scanlon
as Police Broadcaster
News & Interviews for The Shaggy Dog
Critic Reviews for The Shaggy Dog
Unhappily, Producer Walt Disney tells his shaggy-dog story so doggedly that he soon runs it into the pound.
There are a good many laughs on this simple premise and the script's exploitation of them.
This 1959 film was Disney's first live-action comedy; it isn't good, but it's certainly mythic.
Although played very broadly for what the industry calls bellylaffs, it adds up to an enjoyable family show.
Audience Reviews for The Shaggy Dog
It's a fun, and witty children's film. But it can't even pull off the simplest of dialogue, or the funniest of comedy. Even in the simpler time when it was produced. It's a lost classic, that Walt Disney would roll in his grave for.
Fun while it lasts...but quite cheesy as well.
Really odd, but it's harmless and fun. It's kind've funny in the sense that its just a bizarre plot, no one in there right mind would write something about a man turning into a dog. Then there's the car that runs on grass and a dog driving it, completely worth the movie.
The Shaggy Dog Quotes
There are no approved quotes yet for this movie.