My Dog Skip

My Dog Skip (2000)

Every family needs an optimist.

  • Genre: Comedy, Drama
  • Release Date: 2000-01-14
  • User Rating: 6.6/10 from 154 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 35min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Alcon Entertainment
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Director:
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A shy boy is unable to make friends in Yazoo City, Mississippi in 1942, until his parents give him a terrier puppy for his ninth birthday. The dog, which he names Skip, becomes well known and loved throughout the community and enriches the life of the boy, Willie, as he grows into manhood. Based on the best-selling Mississippi memoir by the late Willie Morris.

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  • Frankie Muniz

    as Willie Morris
  • Diane Lane

    as Ellen Morris
  • Kevin Bacon

    as Jack Morris
  • Luke Wilson

    as Dink Jenkins
  • Chaon Cross

    as Spectator
  • Harry Connick Jr.

    as Narrator
  • Hunter Hayes

    as Accordian Boy
  • Clint Howard

Art David J. Bomba Production Design
Production Mark Johnson Producer
Production Mindy Marin Casting
Crew Jeff Habberstad Stunt Coordinator
Sound William Ross Original Music Composer
Production Marty P. Ewing Executive Producer
Production Marty P. Ewing Unit Production Manager
Art Tracey A. Doyle Set Decoration
Directing Jay Russell Director
Production Jay Russell Executive Producer
Production Broderick Johnson Producer
Production Andrew A. Kosove Producer
Camera James L. Carter Director of Photography
Production John Lee Hancock Producer
Sound David Bach Dialogue Editor
Sound Steve C. Aaron Production Sound Mixer
Costume & Make-Up Pamela Roth Makeup Department Head
Writing Gail Gilchriest Screenplay
Sound Stephen Hunter Flick Sound Designer
Sound Charles Maynes Supervising Sound Editor
Sound Tim Rakoczy Dialogue Editor
Directing Judi Townsend Script Supervisor
Art John Bankson Property Master
Sound William Jacobs Sound Effects Editor
Costume & Make-Up Edi Giguere Costume Design
Writing Willie Morris Novel
Sound Sherry Whitfield Music Editor
Sound Deva Anderson Music Supervisor
Costume & Make-Up K.G. Ramsey Hair Department Head
Sound Jim Harrison Supervising Music Editor
Production Sheridan Thayer Production Supervisor
Sound Alexandra Gonzales Dialogue Editor
Camera Bill Brummond Steadicam Operator
Sound Delphine Robertson Music Coordinator
Directing Pamela Cederquist Second Assistant Director
Camera Jeanne-Louise Bulliard Still Photographer
Directing Chris Stoia First Assistant Director