A Dog's Purpose

A Dog's Purpose (2017)

Every dog happens for a reason.

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A dog goes on quest to discover his purpose in life over the course of several lifetimes with multiple owners.

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  • Josh Gad

    as Dogs: Bailey / Buddy / Tino / Ellie (voice)
  • K.J. Apa

    as Teen Ethan
  • Britt Robertson

    as Teen Hannah
  • Dennis Quaid

    as Adult Ethan
  • Peggy Lipton

    as Adult Hannah
  • Juliet Rylance

    as Elizabeth - Ethan's Mom
  • Luke Kirby

    as Jim - Ethan's Dad
  • John Ortiz

    as Carlos
  • Kirby Howell-Baptiste

    as Maya Williams
  • Pooch Hall

    as Al
  • Logan Miller

    as Todd
  • Gabrielle Rose

    as Grandma Fran
  • Caroline Cave

    as Ellen - Boss' Wife
  • Nicole LaPlaca

    as Wendi
  • Michael Patric

    as Sam
  • Michael Bofshever

    as Grandpa Bill
  • Primo Allon

    as Victor
  • Kalyn Bomback

    as Yolanda
  • Peter Kelamis

    as Dad's Boss
  • Jane McGregor

    as Rachel
  • Kelly-Ruth Mercier

    as Atlanta Vet
  • Kwesi Ameyaw

    as Cop
  • Paul Jarrett

    as Police Lieutenant
  • Anita Daher

    as Mother at Shelter
  • Alicia Johnston

    as Hysterical Mother
  • Naomi Frenette

    as Kidnapped Girl
  • Brooke Warrington

    as Bree
  • Bryce Gheisar

    as Ethan - 8 Years Old
  • Robert Mann

    as Delivery Workman
  • Ron Verwymeren

    as Delivery Workman
  • David J. Lyle

    as Country Vet
  • Cory Wojcik

    as Puppy Mill Owner
  • Ross Douglas Noble

    as Puppy Mill Customer
  • Andrew W. Nolan

    as Football Coach
  • Jordan Butterill

    as Teammate
  • John C. MacDonald

    as Teammate
  • Dean Monroe McKenzie

    as Detective
  • Brent Holtzman

    as Police Captain
  • Christopher Pearce

    as Policeman
  • Violet Haas

    as Elderly Woman
  • Darcy Higginbotham

    as Farm Hand
  • Danesha Lee

    as Animal Control Officer
  • Dan De Jaeger

    as Father at Shelter
  • Reine Lecuyer

    as Daughter at Shelter
  • Rayna Ens-Armstrong

    as Daughter at Shelter
  • Mackenzie Thornton

    as Tweener Girl
  • Avery Thompson

    as Tweener Girl
  • Aidan Ritchie

    as Ambulance Attendant
  • Kenyan Alexander Walcot

    as Ty - 5 Years Old
  • Treyton Augustus Walcot

    as Richie - 4 Years Old
  • John Bluethner

    as Professor
  • James Janssens

    as Alzheimer's Patient
  • Paul Griggs

    as Hot Dog Vendor
  • Grant Burr

    as Hardware Store Clerk
  • Tom Young

    as Hardware Store Employee
  • Ronald Boyd Johnson

    as Neighbor
  • Chris Webb

    as Kidnapper
  • Jim Kirby

    as Townsperson
  • Evan Martin

    as Punk Boy
  • Tyson Wagner

    as Boyfriend in Park
Directing Lasse Hallström Director
Writing W. Bruce Cameron Novel
Writing Cathryn Michon Screenplay
Writing W. Bruce Cameron Screenplay
Writing Audrey Wells Screenplay
Writing Maya Forbes Screenplay
Production Alan C. Blomquist Executive Producer
Production Lauren Pfeiffer Executive Producer
Production Gavin Polone Producer
Production Mark Sourian Executive Producer
Sound Rachel Portman Music
Camera Terry Stacey Director of Photography
Editing Robert Leighton Editor
Production John Papsidera Casting
Art Michael Carlin Production Design
Art Réjean Labrie Art Direction
Art Larry Spittle Art Direction
Art Craig Sandells Set Decoration
Costume & Make-Up Shay Cunliffe Costume Design
Costume & Make-Up Patricia J. Henderson Assistant Costume Designer
Production Deanna Brigidi Casting Associate
Production Bruce Winant ADR Voice Casting
Production Kim Winther Casting Assistant
Camera Paul Suderman Camera Operator
Camera Keith Eidse Camera Operator
Camera Parris Mayhew Steadicam Operator
Camera Joseph Lederer Still Photographer
Camera Pascal Boisvert Underwater Camera
Camera Robby Baumgartner Additional Photography
Lighting John Clarke Gaffer
Lighting James M. McClure Gaffer
Camera William Mills Key Grip
Visual Effects Philip Edward Alexy Lead Animator
Visual Effects Dominic Cheung Animation
Visual Effects Bruno Tacchino Animation
Visual Effects Jamie Tracey VFX Editor
Visual Effects Jack Eatok Visual Effects Coordinator
Visual Effects Emily Jerome Visual Effects Coordinator
Visual Effects Mel Martin Visual Effects Coordinator
Visual Effects Ralph Ortega Visual Effects Coordinator
Visual Effects Jasmine Scott Visual Effects Coordinator
Crew Corinne Villa Visual Effects Editor
Visual Effects Greg Behrens Visual Effects Producer
Visual Effects Peter Denomme Visual Effects Producer
Visual Effects Brendan Taylor Visual Effects Producer
Visual Effects Jon Campfens Visual Effects Supervisor
Crew Tim Freestone Special Effects Coordinator
Sound Sacha Rosen Boom Operator
Editing Michael Feuser Dialogue Editor
Editing Lidia Tamplenizza Dialogue Editor
Sound Goro Koyama Foley
Sound Andy Malcolm Foley
Sound Mariusz Glabinski Sound Designer
Sound Michael Barry Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Sound Lawrence Zipf Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Sound Eliza Paley Supervising Sound Editor
Art Khali Wenaus Art Department Coordinator
Art Alexis Labra Property Master
Costume & Make-Up Pina Robinson Hair Department Head
Costume & Make-Up Doug Morrow Makeup Department Head
Editing Philippe Majdalani Digital Intermediate
Editing Tim Stipan Digital Intermediate
Editing Corinne Villa First Assistant Editor
Writing Wallace Wolodarsky Screenplay
Crew Connor Peterson Stand In