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The Shaggy D.A.

In this sequel to The Shaggy Dog, a now grown Wilby (played by Dean Jones) has almost forgotten all about the misfortunate mishap of his youth when he morphed into a mutt. But when he decides to run for the office of District Attorney, his past begins to hound him again. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: B
Violence: B-
Sexual Content: A-
Language: A-
Drugs/Alcohol: B-
Run Time: Dean Jones, Suzanne Pleshette, Tim Conway, Shane Sinutko
Theater Release: 16 Dec 1976
Video Release: 09 Mar 2006
MPAA Rating: G
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The Shaggy D.A. is rated G:

Studio: 1976 Walt Disney Home Entertainment

Detailed Review

Any person with a skeleton in their closet should carefully consider the prudence of pursuing a career in politics. But not Wilby Daniels (Dean Jones). Completely inflamed after being… 
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