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A Dog's Way Home Reviews

February 27, 2019
There's not much variation on the old themes here. What's new is the film's definition of community and family.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
January 14, 2019
Cameron's tale grossly oversimplifies complex issues... to the point that it reduces much of the film's social justice message to meme-ready, empty-headed pap.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
January 11, 2019
When the story lags, these are the flaws that pester, and even the cute factor of "A Dog's Way Home" can't obscure its narrative weaknesses.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
January 11, 2019
Heartwarming, mildly funny, and occasionally thrilling without ever being anything more than just fine.
Full Review | Original Score: B-
January 11, 2019
A good dog movie with its heart in the right place.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
January 10, 2019
Although it might be a stretch to categorize this as a movie, "A Dog's Way Home" is harmless enough and a nice little adventure that's fit for the whole family. But you might want to have the tissues ready.
January 10, 2019
"A Dog's Way Home" doesn't do anything new with the formula, but it does deliver exactly what it promises - a movie that's cute, with just enough tension to not scare youngsters.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
January 10, 2019
This franchise should follow its own advice: Find a purpose, a way home, or show yourself the doggy door.
Full Review | Original Score: D
January 10, 2019
It's a dog of a movie, alright.
Full Review | Original Score: 1/4
January 10, 2019
"A Dog's Way Home" is a joyless jaunt that offers an adorable canine star and not much else.
January 10, 2019
Director Charles Martin Smith plows through the darker material at a relentlessly cheerful kids'-movie clip, for an incongruous marriage of tone and subject matter that's honestly a bit unsettling.
Full Review | Original Score: C
January 10, 2019
This family-friendly adventure, reminiscent of 'The Incredible Journey,' follows a tried-and-true but heartwarming path.
January 10, 2019
Dog lovers of all ages will warm up to its adventure tale about a plucky pooch who embarks on a 400-mile journey to get back home to his beloved owner.
January 10, 2019
As ridiculous as it gets, and that's plenty, "A Dog's Way Home" manages to serve up a one- to two-hankie finale, depending on the extent of your dog-person-ness.