The Greatest Dog Movies of All Time Films
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The Greatest Dog Movies of All Time

List Criteria: Films must be about dogs or feature dogs / puppies as major characters

Best dog movies list includes some of the most classic instances of dogs in cinema. These are movies either starring or featuring dogs. Live action, animation, and all genres have been included. Dogs have been featured in films since the dawn of cinema. The best dog movies ever feature cute pups that the audience can connect with. As they say, dog is man's best friend. If an audience doesn't like anyone in the cast, then they'll at least like the dog – this is especially important in dog movies for kids. Unlike other animals, canines are easily trained, and therefore ideal for motion picture production. This Hollywood dog movie list includes all types of dogs. So your favorite breed is probably included.

Box office figures from <a href="http://boxofficemojo.com/genres/chart/?id=dog.htm" rel="nofollow">BoxOfficeMojo</a>
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  1. 1
    Up 243
    Down 57
    1996 More
    100
    Box Office: $136,189,294
  2. 2
    Up 174
    Down 57
    1989 More
    97
    Box Office: $71,079,915
  3. 3
    Up 178
    Down 62
    1993 More
    96
    Box Office: $41,833,324
  4. 4
    Up 148
    Down 40
    2009 More
    93
    Box Office: $73,034,460
  5. 5
    Up 98
    Down 13
    1955 More
    91
  6. 6
    Up 172
    Down 48
    1992 More
    91
    Box Office: $57,114,049
  7. 7
    Up 180
    Down 46
    2006 More
    89
    Box Office: $81,612,565
  8. 8
    Up 106
    Down 41

    most listed
    K-9

    1989 More
    88
    Box Office: $43,247,647
  9. 9
    Up 95
    Down 27
    2006 More
    87
    Box Office: $61,123,569
  10. 10
    Up 114
    Down 33
    1974 More
    85
    Box Office: $39,552,000
  11. 11
    Up 77
    Down 8
    1981 More
    84
  12. 12
    Up 92
    Down 31
    2007 More
    84
    Box Office: $43,760,605
  13. 13
    Up 108
    Down 33
    2008 More
    83
    Box Office: $94,514,402
  14. 14
    Up 117
    Down 32
    2002 More
    83
    Box Office: $81,172,560
  15. 15
    Up 133
    Down 35
    1997 More
    82
    Box Office: $23,144,499
  16. 16
    Up 76
    Down 13
    2008 More
    81
  17. 17
    Up 103
    Down 7
    2009 More
    81
  18. 18
    Up 95
    Down 29
    2010 More
    80
    Box Office: $33,644,788
  19. 19
    Up 98
    Down 32
    1993 More
    80
    Box Office: $53,443,066
  20. 20
    Up 94
    Down 24
    2000 More
    79
    Box Office: $66,957,026
  21. 21
    Up 271
    Down 52

    ranked low on reranks
    Marley & Me

    2008 More
    75
    Box Office: $143,153,751
  22. 22
    Up 90
    Down 39
    2000 More
    75
    Box Office: $34,134,641
  23. 23
    Up 61
    Down 33
    1994 More
    73
    Box Office: $21,006,361
  24. 24
    Up 58
    Down 33
    1983 More
    72
    Box Office: $21,156,152
  25. 25
    Up 63
    Down 27
    2005 More
    72
    Box Office: $32,647,042
  26. 26
    Up 59
    Down 24
    1977 More
    71
    Box Office: $17,732,000
  27. 27
    Up 65
    Down 32
    2000 More
    70
    Box Office: $18,715,392
  28. 28
    Up 58
    Down 24
    1996 More
    70
    Box Office: $32,772,492
  29. 29
    Up 53
    Down 7

    ranked low on reranks
    Old Yeller

    1957 More
    67
    added by: bojanthebest
  30. 30
    Up 48
    Down 26
    2001 More
    65
    Box Office: $33,357,476
  31. 31
    Up 39
    Down 22
    2004 More
    64
    Box Office: $3,817,362
  32. 32
    Up 5
    Down 0
    1994 More
    62
    Box Office: $652,163
  33. 33
    Up 41
    Down 8

    ranked low on reranks
    All Dogs Go to Heaven

    1989 More
    62
    added by: bojanthebest
  34. 34
    Up 33
    Down 24

    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    Zeus and Roxanne

    1997 More
    61
    Box Office: $7,233,324
  35. 35
    Up 28
    Down 20

    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    Benji the Hunted

    1987 More
    60
    Box Office: $22,257,624
  36. 36
    Up 94
    Down 30

    ranked low on reranks
    The Adventures of Milo and Otis

    1989 More
    58
    Box Office: $13,299,749
  37. 37
    Up 89
    Down 28

    ranked low on reranks
    Scooby-Doo

    2002 More
    58
    Box Office: $153,294,164
  38. 38
    Up 27
    Down 6

    ranked high on reranks
    The Shaggy Dog

    1959 More
    57
    added by: bojanthebest
  39. 39
    Up 75
    Down 23

    ranked low on reranks
    Air Bud: Golden Receiver

    1998 More
    56
    Box Office: $10,224,116
  40. 40
    Up 27
    Down 8
    1974 More
    56
    added by: bojanthebest
  41. 41
    Up 23
    Down 4
    1946 More
    56
  42. 42
    Up 73
    Down 27

    ranked low on reranks
    Cats & Dogs

    2001 More
    54
    Box Office: $93,385,515
  43. 43
    Up 19
    Down 7

    ranked high on reranks
    Snow Buddies

    2008 More
    52
  44. 44
    Up 63
    Down 26
    1991 More
    51
    Box Office: $34,793,160
  45. 45
    Up 58
    Down 23
    1996 More
    51
    Box Office: $1,007,822
  46. 46
    Up 53
    Down 21
    2010 More
    50
    Box Office: $43,585,753
  47. 47
    Up 51
    Down 22
    2007 More
    49
    Box Office: $13,932,383
  48. 48
    Up 57
    Down 28
    2004 More
    48
    Box Office: $84,216,833
  49. 49
    Up 13
    Down 8
    2011 More
    48
  50. 50
    Up 8
    Down 7

    ranked high on reranks
    C.H.O.M.P.S

    1979 More
    45
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