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Director  George LaVoo
Duration  
Initial DVD release  December 7, 2010
Country  United States
6/10 IMDb

Genre  Comedy, Drama
Running time  1h 20m
Screenplay  Jon Katz
Language  English
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Release date  September 3, 2009 (2009-09-03)
Writer  George LaVoo, Jon Katz (book)
Cast  Jeff Bridges (Jon Katz), Domhnall Gleeson (Anthony Armstrong), Welker White (Brenda King), Elizabeth Marvel (Margo), Lauren Ambrose (Emma), Lois Smith (Lois Blair)
Similar movies  Beethoven (1992), Mist: The Tale of a Sheepdog Puppy (2006), The Dog Who Saved Christmas (2009), Hotel for Dogs (2009), Cinnamon (2011)

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A Dog Year is a 2009 American made-for-television comedy-drama film written and directed by first-time director George LaVoo and starring Jeff Bridges. It was originally broadcast on HBO on September 3, 2009.

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The film is based on the memoir by Jon Katz and adapted by LaVoo. The story centers on a man experiencing a midlife crisis whose world is turned upside down when he adopts a border collie crazier than he is.

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Plot

Jon Katz faces a midlife crisis. His wife moves out because he was growing too distant, their daughter Emma has moved to a place of her own, and he is left in the house with their two labrador retrievers and a severe case of writer's block. A dog breeder who has read his books convinces him to take in an abused and hyperactive border collie named Devon – and his crazy new life begins.

Cast

  • Jeff Bridges as Jonathan "Jon" Katz
  • Lauren Ambrose as Emma
  • Lois Smith as Lois Blair
  • Domhnall Gleeson as Anthony Armstrong
  • Welker White as Brenda King
  • Elizabeth Marvel as Margo
  • Pamela Holden Stewart as Patti
  • Deirdre O'Connell as Donna Brady
  • Nominations

    On Thursday, July 8, 2010, Jeff Bridges was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or Movie.

    References

    A Dog Year Wikipedia
    A Dog Year IMDb A Dog Year themoviedb.org


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