Hotel for Dogs

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By on January 9, 2010

Category: Comedy
All Genres: Comedy, Family
Release Year: 2009
Country: USA, Germany
Runtime: 100
Rating: (0)
Languages: English
Director: Thor Freudenthal
Sound: DTS, Dolby Digital, SDDS

  • No stray gets turned away
  • Who let the dogs in?
  • Bienvenue aux chiens perdus! (Welcome to the lost dogs!)

  • Writing by: Jeff Lowell – (screenplay) and
    Robert Schooley – (screenplay) (as Bob Schooley) &
    Mark McCorkle – (screenplay)
    Lois Duncan – (book)

    Produced by: Jason Clark – producer
    Jeffrey Clifford – executive producer
    Jonathan Gordon – producer
    Marc Haimes – production executive
    Ewan Leslie – producer
    Ivan Reitman – executive producer
    Lauren Shuler Donner – producer

    Cast: Emma Roberts – Andi
    Jake T. Austin – Bruce
    Don Cheadle – Bernie
    Johnny Simmons – Dave
    Kyla Pratt – Heather
    Troy Gentile – Mark
    Lisa Kudrow – Lois Scudder
    Kevin Dillon – Carl Scudder
    Ajay Naidu – ACO Jake
    Eric Edelstein – ACO Max
    Robinne Lee – Carol

    Music: John Debney
    Official Website: Visit Website

    Plot Outline: Two kids secretly take in stray dogs at a vacant hotel.
    Plot: Animals are strictly forbidden at Andi and her little brother Bruce's foster home. But for Friday, the adorable dog they secretly care for, they're ready to risk everything. They finally find him an ideal shelter, a huge abandoned hotel that Bruce transforms thanks to his engineering genius. In what has become an incredible paradise for dogs, Friday is soon joined by all kinds of furry friends, so many in fact that their barks alert the neighbors…and the local pound, who can't understand the disappearance of all the stray dogs. Andi and Bruce will have to call on all their friends and all their imagination to stop the hotel's secret from being discovered.

    Movie Quotes: Andi: You know, I think we might be in a little over our heads.
    Dave: It's four-six; we're out dogged.

    Crazy Credits: We know about 2 Crazy Credits. One of them reads:
    The credits scroll over a journey through the mine down a mine train/tram tracks.

    Goofs: We know about 7 goofs. Here comes one of them:
    Continuity: When Bruce first checks in Henry near the beginning of the movie, he writes Henry's name in green. Later when Bernie is reading from the check-in book, Henry's name is in red.

    Trivia: There are 13 entries in the trivia list – like these:

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