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Lassie (1994)

The dog everyone loves now leaps into the '90s in this all-new exciting, updated version of Lassie! Determined to start a new life in the country, the Turner Family - Dad, stepmom, little ... See full summary »

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Matthew Turner (as Thomas Guiry)
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Laura Turner
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Steve Turner
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Jennifer Turner
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Sam Garland
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Len Collins
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April Porter
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Pete Jarman
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Mrs. Jarman (as Yvonne Brisendine)
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Josh Garland
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Mildred Garland
Margaret Peery ...
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The dog everyone loves now leaps into the '90s in this all-new exciting, updated version of Lassie! Determined to start a new life in the country, the Turner Family - Dad, stepmom, little Jennifer and teenager Matt - leaves the city for the wilds of Virginia. The move creates problems for everyone, especially Matt, who feels lost and alone in his new surroundings. Fortunately, the Turners are helped by a homeless collie who becomes part of their lives - and Matt does a lot of growing up as a result of the dog's unflinching loyalty. Watch the extraordinary collie protect Matt from a snarling wolf, rescue him from a raging waterfall or just nuzzle up for affection, and you'll know Lassie is more than a story of a boy and his dog - it's the story of a boy and the most remarkable dog in the world! Written by Anonymous

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Best friends are forever.

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Rated PG for some pre-teen mischief, mild language and suspenseful action | See all certifications »

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22 July 1994 (USA)  »

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$9,979,683
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Trivia

Helen Slater starred in 1984's "Supergirl;" At the time "Lassie" was filmed, Jon Tenney was married to Terri Hatcher who was then starring in "Lois & Clark: The New Adventures Of Superman." Tenney even guest starred in two episodes of that series. See more »

Goofs

When the Turner family goes to the county fair, they take Lassie too. It would be highly unlikely that you would see a dog roaming around a fair without being on leash. Normally, you are not allowed to bring the family dog unless you are showing the dog in competition. See more »

Quotes

Matthew Turner: This dog stinks.
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Referenced in Our Idiot Brother (2011) See more »

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Good Doggie
23 April 2003 | by See all my reviews

This movie was fun. I like Dogs, and I think this movie lived up to my expectations about what a Lassie movie should be. I watched it with my 8 year old sister who was very entertained by the whole thing. It's true, the plot is quite simple, and the sheep farming wasn't totally accurate, but overall, this movie which focuses on some young kids and of course, Lassie, is good for a night at home in your jammies. My parents were very happy when we picked this off the shelf at the video store. While my sister and I were very happy that Lassie was so beautiful, and that we had fun watching this movie together.


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