Because of Winn-Dixie

Because of Winn-Dixie (2005)

Discover what happens when you go looking for a miracle and a miracle comes looking for you.

  • Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
  • Release Date: 2005-02-18
  • User Rating: 6.2/10 from 123 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 46min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: 20th Century Fox
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Director:
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From 123 Ratings


A girl, abandoned by her mother when she was three, moves to a small town in Florida with her father. There, she adopts an orphaned dog she names Winn-Dixie. The bond between the girl and her special companion brings together the people in a small Florida town and heals her own troubled relationship with her father.

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  • Jeff Daniels

    as Preacher
  • AnnaSophia Robb

    as Opal
  • Cicely Tyson

    as Gloria Dump
  • Eva Marie Saint

    as Miss Franny
  • Dave Matthews

    as Otis
  • Courtney Jines

    as Amanda Wilkenson
  • Elle Fanning

    as Sweety Pie Thomas
  • Luke Benward

    as Stevie Dewberry
  • Nick Price

    as Dunlap Dewberry
  • B.J. Hopper

    as Mr. Alfred
  • Marca Price

    as Mrs. Dewberry
  • Lenore Banks

    as Mrs. Detweller
  • John McConnell

    as Store Manager
  • Harland Williams

    as Policeman
  • William Arthur Pitts

    as Churchgoer 1
  • Enid Trotiner

    as Churchgoer 2
  • Charles A. Daigle

    as Churchgoer 3
  • Clarice H. Gauthreaux

    as Churchgoer 4
  • Guy G. Gauthreaux

    as Churchgoer 5
  • Jared Day

    as Mike
  • Luke Burnyeat

    as Shopper (uncredited)
  • Sergio Kato

    as SPCA Officer (uncredited)
  • Matthew D. Miller

    as Church Member (uncredited)
  • Ross Rouillier

    as Shopper (uncredited)
Production Todd M. Thaler Casting
Production Trevor Albert Producer
Sound Rachel Portman Original Music Composer
Camera Karl Walter Lindenlaub Director of Photography
Camera Suzanne Tenner Still Photographer
Costume & Make-Up Hope Hanafin Costume Design
Art Monroe Kelly Art Direction
Production Ralph S. Singleton Executive Producer
Art Donald Graham Burt Production Design
Art Marthe Pineau Set Decoration
Directing Wayne Wang Director
Editing Deirdre Slevin Editor
Production Becki Cross Trujillo Co-Producer
Production Kathleen M. Courtney Unit Production Manager
Sound Marko A. Costanzo Foley Artist
Sound Lewis Goldstein Supervising Sound Editor
Sound Lewis Goldstein Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Sound Jay Peck Foley Artist
Directing Glen Trotiner First Assistant Director
Sound Steve C. Aaron Production Sound Mixer
Writing Kate DiCamillo Novel
Sound George A. Lara Foley Supervisor
Writing Joan Singleton Screenplay
Production Joan Singleton Producer
Directing Pamela Alch Script Supervisor
Sound Cate Montana ADR Editor
Sound Peter Waggoner Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Sound Jac Rubenstein Dialogue Editor
Art Michael S. Martin Property Master
Art Mary Frances Eglin Art Department Coordinator
Costume & Make-Up Donna Spahn Hair Department Head
Sound Chris Navarro ADR Recordist
Sound Mark Filip Sound Effects Editor
Costume & Make-Up Allison Gordin Makeup Department Head
Sound C. Douglas Cameron Boom Operator
Production Crystal Weaver Production Supervisor
Sound Brett Eliason Sound Mixer
Directing Eddie Micallef Second Assistant Director