Benji

A lovable mutt thwarts kidnappers. A-h-h-h-h-h. Much of the film is shot from a dog's-eye view, and this technique works perfectly. The human actors are okay but not as cool as the canine star, a veteran of TV's "Petticoat Junction" series. The title song was nominated for an Oscar! Sequel: FOR THE LOVE OF BENJI.

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Benji - Official Trailer
02:06 — A determined dog comes to the rescue and helps heal a broken family when a young boy and his sister stumble into some serious danger.
Benji - Official Trailer
05:58 — The first adventure of the cute canine, in which he rescues two children from kidnappers. Strictly for the young at heart!
Benji trailer
A stray dog sets out to rescue two kidnapped children in Benji (1974), directed by Joe Camp and starring Christopher Connelly.
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02:28 — In 1984, 17-year-old Ben Wilson was a symbol of everything promising about Chicago: a sweet-natured youngster from the city's fabled South Side, and A (more…)

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  • Released: 1974
  • Rating: G
  • Review: A lovable mutt thwarts kidnappers. A-h-h-h-h-h. Much of the film is shot from a dog's-eye view, and this technique works perfectly. The human actors are okay but not as cool as the canine star, a veteran of TV's "Petticoat Junction" series. The title song… (more)

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