White Dog Reviews

August 25, 2017
...a racism PSA delivered with Fuller's signature, in-your-face style.
December 22, 2014
The central motive of the movie plays like a tragic melody.
April 3, 2014
The film has a TV-movie cheesiness overruled by Fuller's expert deployment of the camera, brisk pacing and committed performances.
March 26, 2010
A misunderstood masterpiece - not just a poignant movie about racism, but also a stellar example of how genre film can be effectively used to address a society's ills.
December 31, 2008
one film that will never make it into the Animal Planet lineup.
December 12, 2008
Hate is a dog from hell in White Dog, Samuel Fuller's abused and abandoned late-career masterpiece about homegrown racism.
April 9, 2007
A simply told story that says more about racism than many NAACP-approved films.
October 12, 2006
Compelling oddball thriller about a racist dog who only attacks blacks is directed by the always interesting Sam Fuller.
June 16, 2006
As they say in Arkansas: this dog don't hunt.
May 14, 2005
A powerful, inspired critique of racism, tapping into the relationship between humans and animals in a way that places it within the ranks of cinematic masterpieces...
May 22, 2004
There is no excitement to these scenes -- which is as it should be. The filming is sparse, with no clutter.
May 22, 2004
May 17, 2004
Sat on the shelf at Paramount for ten years... and was not shown in U.S. cinemas until it received retrospective festival screenings.