A Dog’s Purpose (2017)
Release Date: January 27, 2017
Studio: Universal Pictures
Director: Lasse Hallström
Screenwriter: Cathryn Michon
Genre: Comedy / Drama / Family
MPAA Rating: (PG) for thematic elements and some peril.
Official Website: www.ADogsPurposeMovie.com
Cast: Josh Gad, Dennis Quaid, Britt Robertson, K.J. Apa, John Ortiz, Juilet Rylance, Luke Kirby, Peggy Lipton, Pooch Hall
Plot Summary: Based on the beloved bestselling novel by W. Bruce Cameron, A DOG’S PURPOSE, from director Lasse Hallström (The Cider House Rules, Dear John, The 100-Foot Journey), is a family film told from the dog’s perspective and shares the soulful and surprising story of one devoted dog (voiced by Josh Gad) who finds the meaning of his own existence through the lives of the humans he teaches to laugh and love.