PG | | Drama, Family
Marty Preston, a small-town Southern boy, must rescue a young beagle from abusive owner and recluse Judd Travers.
As of August 2020, 4 of the main actors/actresses in this movie have passed away: Scott Wilson (Judd), Blake Heron (Marty), J. Madison Wright (Sam) and Rod Steiger (Doc Wallace)
But, Doc, you don't know what I've been through.
Doc Wallace: You feel like the whole world's against you, huh? See that picture up there? That's Sam's parents. There's Eddie the father, Claira the mother, and that little ittie bittie thing, that's Sam.
Marty Preston: I never ...
When Marty's mom asks him to change his dirty shirt, he gives his mom the dirty one and takes the clean one twice in successive shots.
The beautiful Beagle who played 'Shiloh' , was listed in the credits as "Frannie the Dog". Turns out 'Shiloh' was a she. Either way , she did a great "acting" job.
$115,710 27 April 1997