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Bailey's Billion$ (2005)

Sweet and savvy talking golden retriever, Bailey (Jon Lovitz), is one doggone lucky pooch when his devoted owner, Constance Pennington (Jackie Burroughs), leaves him her entire ... See full summary »

Director:

David Devine

Writers:

Heather Conkie (screenplay), Mary Walsh (screenplay)
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Dean Cain ... Theodore Maxwell
Laurie Holden ... Marge Maggs
Jennifer Tilly ... Dolores Pennington
Tim Curry ... Caspar Pennington
Jon Lovitz ... Bailey (voice)
Max Baker ... Don Donald
Sheila McCarthy ... Peggy Delaney
Kenneth Welsh ... Mouse Delaney
Angela Vallee Angela Vallee ... Samantha Maggs
Munro Chambers ... Max Rizzo
Eugene Lipinski ... Leo
Jackie Burroughs ... Constance Pennington
Melissa DiMarco ... Tessa (voice) (as Melissa Di Marco)
Richard Waugh ... Harry Innis
Leon Pownall Leon Pownall ... Judge Cornelius Strawacher
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Sweet and savvy talking golden retriever, Bailey (Jon Lovitz), is one doggone lucky pooch when his devoted owner, Constance Pennington (Jackie Burroughs), leaves him her entire billion-dollar fortune. Bailey is lucky, that is, until he becomes the target of an elaborately-designed dognap scheme hatched by Constance's nasty nephew Caspar (Tim Curry) and his money-hungry wife Dolores (Jennifer Tilly). The despicable duo's wicked plan is to ultimately gain custody of the canine so they can get their greedy paws on his inheritance. Unfortunately for them, there's a thing or two they don't know about Bailey. Not only does he have great street smarts, he has great pals too. Bailey's loyal guardian Theodore Maxwell (Dean Cain), kind-hearted animal advocate Marge Maggs (Laurie Holden), her daughter Samantha (Angela Vallee), and a clever border collie named Tessa (Melissa DiMarco) set out on a hilarious madcap adventure to free their four-legged friend and put the nasty dognappers out of ... Written by Echo Bridge Home Entertainment

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A Hero Is Unleashed

Genres:

Comedy | Family

Certificate:

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Crazy Credits

In the opening credits, the occupation-terms of the crew with the letter "O" have instead figures of dog-paws. And the end credits the figures of dog-paws are involuntarily at the border. See more »

Soundtracks

Nessun Dorma - Turandot
by Giacomo Puccini (as Puccini), Giuseppe Adami (as Adami) & Renato Simoni (as Simoni)
Used by permission of BMG Music Publishing (Canada) Inc. (o/b/o Ricordi & Company)
Performed by Richard Margison
Courtesy of CBC Records/Les Disques SRC
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Get out the aerosol can, this one's a bow wow
28 May 2006 | by pmitchison1See all my reviews

I was a teacher in a Hamilton school where the crew ate their lunches between takes, as scenes from this one were being shot. I wanted to see street scenes I recognized, so I ordered in pay-per-view for my kids, 10 and 6. They seemed to like it. I didn't recognize a single Hamilton location. Moreover, I couldn't believe how few jokes were in the script, how thin the characters were, how uninspired the plot and the performances. I like Mary Walsh as a CBC satirist and she's created and played some funny newfie characters, but it's obvious that for this movie, she took the cash and handed in a quickly-written piece of doggy doo doo. I think we've seen the last of Bailey. Bow wow!


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Country:

Canada

Language:

English

Release Date:

August 2005 (Canada) See more »

Also Known As:

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Filming Locations:

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

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Box Office

Budget:

$9,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$45,000, 7 August 2005

Gross USA:

$45,000

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$45,000
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