Man's Best Friend
Man's Best Friend (1991)

A reporter (Ally Sheedy) sneaks into a lab to investigate animal cruelty, and emerges from the ordeal with a mastiff named Max in this 1993 thriller. The dog, which has been genetically enhanced, makes her life miserable while they are… More

Rated: R
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Release Date: August 5, 2003
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Critic Score: 20% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Daniel M. Kimmel
Variety

Chief problem is that Max the dog -- a Tibetan mastiff -- is easily the most likable character in the movie.

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Scott Weinberg
eFilmCritic.com

One of the sillier "killer dog" movies - and that's saying something.

Michael H. Price
Fort Worth Business Press

... a canine Frankenstein with real bite.

Alex Sandell
Juicy Cerebellum

A smart dog turns from friendly to killer. Like 'Old Yeller' with gore, and a really crummy plot.

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Flixster Audience Score: 43% Flixster User Reviews
Phil Hubbs
This film is listed as a black comedy? well I guess some of the effects are now amusing sure. The plot is one that is sure to get emotions high, its all about… More
Lafe Fredbjornson
Bad doggie! Not a very memorable movie.
Alex roy
In the style of Cujo, Man's Best Friend is a killer dog film that blends Sci Fi horror and nature gone wild elements. This is a good little horror film… More
Dr Blood  
There are lots of funny moments involving postmen and cats but these cliches are pushed way, way into the goriest extremes.
Ken Stachnik
Competently done, but mostly very silly. Except for the dog rape scene. Dog rape should always be taken very seriously. As should the scene where the dog eats a… More
Jason Spencer
Killer dog who longs to be cujo. And he swallows a cat whole.