Santa Buddies
Santa Buddies (2009)

Talking puppies head to the North Pole on a mission to help Santa (George Wendt) save Christmas in this charming holiday adventure for the entire family. When Puppy Paws sees that Budderball made the naughty list this year, he tries to help… More

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Rated: G
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Release Date: June 1, 2009
DVD Release Date: November 24, 2009
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Critic Score: 20% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Kevin Carr
7M Pictures

It's not as good as the previous Space Buddies was, but with a Christmas theme, it makes a great thing to watch with the family during the holidays.

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Ryan Cracknell
Movie Views

Santa Buddies is the equivalent of a flaming bag of doggie dung on your doorstep: it's impossible to explain what you did to deserve it and you want it gone and forgotten as soon as possible.

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James Plath
Movie Metropolis

Without a doubt the worst Buddies movie and one of the more tedious holiday films I've had to sit through.

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David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

...immediately establishes itself as a pointless and downright interminable family comedy that's almost entirely lacking in elements designed to appeal to older viewers.

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Brian Orndorf

It's a tidy story, but never remarkable, and a few burp jokes reveal disconcerting limitations to the goodwill of the film.

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Flixster Audience Score: 57% Flixster User Reviews
Luke Baldock
I've never seen an Air Bud movie. I know right? Insanity. But it's Christmas and so I just have to watch a ridiculous amount of Christmas movies, no… More
Sylvester Kuo
Boring story with really annoying and badly done voice acting from all the stupid children, the puppies looked scary and mutated, totally not cute
Sarah Prisbylla
Of course this is not great cinema by any means, but the puppies are A-dorable!