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Hotel For Dogs

When Andi (Emma Roberts) and Bruce (Jake T. Austin) aren't allowed to keep a stray dog they've found, the siblings decide to put the pooch in an abandoned hotel. With the help of some of their friends, the kids are soon extending their hospitality to even more homeless canines -- but how can they keep such a big secret from being hounded out? Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: B
Violence: B-
Sexual Content: A-
Language: B
Drugs/Alcohol: A
Run Time: 100
Theater Release: 31 Dec 1969
Video Release: 28 Apr 2009
MPAA Rating: PG
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Hotel For Dogs is rated PG: for brief mild thematic elements, language and some crude humor.

Director: Thor Freudenthal
Cast: Emma Roberts, Jake T. Austin
Studio: 2009 Dreamworks/Paramount
Website: Official site for Hotel For Dogs.

Detailed Review

Check your sense of reality along with your luggage when you register at the Hotel for Dogs. This is pure popcorn fluff, filled with idealistic intentions and a pack of… 
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Why Is Hotel For Dogs Rated PG?

Two foster children lie, defraud and steal on several occasions. Later they try to avoid… 
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Talk It Over

Why are Andi and Bruce so intent on keeping Friday? How do they define family?

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Video alternatives / Home Video Bonus Features

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