Who Gets the Dog?

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"Breakups can be woof!"
  • PG
  • 2016
  • 1 hr 35 min
  • 4.9  (1,576)

Who Gets the Dog? is a romantic comedy movie released in 2016. The movie is directed by Huck Botko and produced by Reid Brody and Richie Keen. The film features a talented cast, including Ryan Kwanten, Alicia Silverstone, and Randall Batinkoff. The story of Who Gets the Dog? revolves around a married couple named Olive (Alicia Silverstone) and Clay (Ryan Kwanten). They are a couple deeply in love with each other, but after a few years of marriage, they find themselves at loggerheads. They have reached a point where they decide to get divorced.

The only issue they cannot seem to agree on is the custody of their adopted dog Wesley. Day by day, Olive and Clay become more and more hostile towards each other, making it more challenging to settle the question of who gets Wesley. Olive wants the dog to stay with her, while Clay desires the same for himself. Each of them applies different strategies and uses various methods to get custody of the dog.

One after the other, the couple goes through hilarious schemes to absolutely win the heart of the dog Wesley. They both become so engrossed in their separate missions to win the love of the dog that they forget why they were divorcing in the first place. Meanwhile, their friends and families also get involved in the drama of their divorce.

In the movie, Randall Batinkoff plays the role of a quirky dog whisperer named Dr. Ted, who is supposed to help Olive and Clay negotiate the custody of their dog Wesley. Ted becomes a mediator between the two individuals during the entire process. However, things become more difficult, and the battle for the custody of the dog becomes like a game that neither of them is ready to lose.

Soon, the couple's friends and families begin to provide them with unwanted advice, and Olive and Clay realize how important their marriage is to each other, and that Wesley is just one thing that they can compromise on. Will they eventually realize that their love for each other is more important than the dog? Will Wesley unite them once more, or will they spend the rest of their lives fighting for custody of a canine?

Who Gets the Dog? is an enjoyable romantic comedy that is full of non-stop laughter and surprises. The story is well-thought-out, and the actors deliver excellent performances that keep the audience engaged throughout. The humor and the chemistry between the characters are refreshing, making the movie a fun and entertaining watch.

The movie also teaches us how to handle divorces and the crucial decisions that couples should make to ensure the happiness of their families, including their pets. The film is not just a comedy, but a valuable lesson about marriage and the importance of holding together, no matter what challenges arise.

In conclusion, Who Gets the Dog? is a delightful romantic comedy that will make the audience laugh and leave with warm feelings about the importance of love and relationships. The movie features a captivating cast that delivers a great performance and it's a great watch for anyone looking for a funny and heartwarming story.

Who Gets the Dog? is a 2016 drama with a runtime of 1 hour and 35 minutes. It has received mostly poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 4.9.

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    1 hr 35 min
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    4.9  (1,576)