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Pick of the Litter (2018)

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Pick of the Litter follows a litter of puppies from the moment they're born and begin their quest to become Guide Dogs for the Blind, the ultimate canine career. Cameras follow these pups ... See full summary »

Directors:

Don Hardy (as Don Hardy Jr.), Dana Nachman

Writer:

Dana Nachman

Star:

Matt Fowler
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Pick of the Litter follows a litter of puppies from the moment they're born and begin their quest to become Guide Dogs for the Blind, the ultimate canine career. Cameras follow these pups through a two-year odyssey as they train to become dogs whose ultimate responsibility is to protect their blind partners from harm. Along the way, the dogs meet a community of dedicated individuals who train them to do amazing, life-changing things in the service of their human. The stakes are high and not every dog can make the cut. Only the best of the best. The pick of the litter.

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These five puppies will train for 20 months, but only the best will make the cut. See more »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

31 August 2018 (USA) See more »

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Opening Weekend USA:

$16,519, 2 September 2018

Gross USA:

$578,717

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$763,688
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KTF Films See more »
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Dolby Digital

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So much heart
17 September 2018 | by vickitsSee all my reviews

I saw this film at Cinequest in San Jose, CA. It is very well done, and the dogs' eyes are so soulful, you fall in love at once. The steps the dogs go through are amazing. I loved this film.


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