When Bingo, a runaway circus dog who leaves the big top, saves the life of Chuckie, a young boy who is having trouble fitting in with his pals. The two quickly become best friends-skateboarding, playing pinball, and doing math homework together. But Chuckie's parents discover the stowaway pooch, and make no bones about the fact that Bingo will not accompany them on their cross-country move. What follows next is a heart warming 1000 mile adventure of puppy love and loyalty as Bingo and Chuckie encounter nutty charcters and hilarious situations in their quest to be reunited. Dog catchers, kidnappers, hospitalsmand even prison cant keep the two misfits apart!
He's Every Family's Best Friend!
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9 August 1991 (USA)
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Gross USA: $8,667,684
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Aspect Ratio: 1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?
The two terriers at Duke's, Magic and Snickers, are related to the dog Higgins from the film Benji
(1974). See more
Chuckie follows four kids on his bike to the river jump. He stops and they go on without him. When he goes back and finally jumps, the tracks left by the other boys in the mud are different. See more
We're gonna find it, and when we do-...
That's enough, son. I do the threatening in this family.
Written by Carl D. Beck
(as Carl Beck) & William T. Purdy
(as W.T. Purdy) See more