G | | Animation, Comedy, Drama
A canine angel, Charlie, sneaks back to earth from heaven but ends up befriending an orphan girl who can speak to animals. In the process, Charlie learns that friendship is the most heavenly gift of all.
Dan Kuenster, the co-director and storyboard artist of the film played the voice of the Doberman Bookie in Carface's Casino.
Yoo-hoo! Reginald! Excuse me!
Sir Reginald: Oh! Splendid! Hello, Stella. Jolly good day for a race, of course.
Stella Dallas: Oh, yes. But Reginald, honey - and I do have to hate to rain on your parade - but did you know...
Stella Dallas: ...it's the Grand Chawhee's birthday?
Sir Reginald: Oh, really? You ...
Charlie brings pizza to Flo and her pups. Pizza would have been unknown in New Orleans in 1939. It did not become popular all over the United States until after World War II.
The opening credits are interspersed with Charlie and Itchy's breakout from the pound.
Although Charlie's nightmare about Hell was trimmed in the common cut of the film, a personal director's cut by Don Bluth' included the scene's full length.
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