Teacher's Pet
Teacher's Pet (2004)

Spot the Dog is so curious about the world that he has taught himself how to talk and read, and then sneaks to school with his master, Leonard, where he poses as a human.

Rated: PG
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Release Date: January 16, 2004
DVD Release Date: June 15, 2004
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Critic Score: 76% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: Despite its short running time, Teacher's Pet is a witty and irreverent family film.

J. R. Jones
Chicago Reader

Gary Baseman's Emmy-winning cartoon series arrives on the big screen in a delightful blast of bold drawing, brainy humor, and hard-charging songs.

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Michael O'Sullivan
Washington Post

It's part sugar, part spice and all-around brilliant.

Nell Minow
Common Sense Media

Fast, fresh, funny and entertaining for all.

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Richard Corliss
TIME Magazine

As CGI cartooning takes over the world Teacher's Pet finds a fresh and frisky approach to doing things the old, Walt way.

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Desson Thomson
Washington Post

Has a non-sentimental appeal for that ... crowd that fancies itself too cool for kiddie stuff.

Jeffrey M. Anderson
Combustible Celluloid

May not be a Disney classic, but it's certainly unique enough to warrant at least a rental, if not a spot in the permanent library.

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Mark Holcomb
Village Voice

This isn't your father's Disney cartoon.

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Claudia Puig
USA Today

Teacher's Pet is no Finding Nemo, nor even Lilo and Stitch, but it is an enjoyable family film.

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Walter Chaw
Film Freak Central

If nothing else inventive, at the very least perverse, and at moments transcendently bizarre.

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Flixster Audience Score: 47% Flixster User Reviews
Michael Edwards
Now seeing how this was a majorly overlooked animated film only earning 6.3 Million at the box office and seeing how it was based off a majorly overlooked… More
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a wonderful nonstop hillarious funny comedy for kids and adults alike! clever, brilliant, laugh out loud hillarious comedy, also nathan lane is brilliantly… More
Sylvester Kuo
The movie which concludes the Teacher's Pet series. I simply love the weird, zany and trippy animation. The characters are great and lots of laughters were… More