George (1972)

DVD Release: February 14, 2012
George (1972)
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Synopsis

In this comedy, the quiet life of an airplane pilot (Marshall Thompson) living in Switzerland is terribly disrupted when his sister gets married for the fourth time and bequeaths him her 250-pound St. Bernard. The bachelor and the big slobbery dog do not immediately become friends. Later they bond when the St. Bernard saves the bachelor’s life during an avalanche.

Dove Review

This is a terrific DVD and a fun watch. Jim Paulsen (Marshall Thompson) is an airplane pilot whose life dramatically changes when he takes on his sister’s 250-pound St. Bernard named George. They don’t hit it off immediately but later on, after George saves Jim’s life, they form a lasting friendship.

This movie features some comical moments and a theme of tackling new adventures and the benefits that come with such an adventuresome spirit. It also focuses on friendship and the importance of pets and the happiness they can bring to a life, if given a chance.

We are pleased to award this film our Dove “Family-Approved” Seal. Especially if you are a pet or dog lover, this one is for you!

Content Description

Sex: Man kisses housekeeper on the cheek for being sweet.
Language: G/OMG-1
Violence: A man on a boat falls overboard; a plane crashes into a hayloft but everyone is okay; a cat chases a dog which runs into a man and he falls.
Drugs: Several drinking scenes including wine; cigarette smoking in a few scenes.
Nudity: None
Other: None

Info

Company: VCI Entertainment
Genre: Adventure
Runtime: 86 min.
Industry Rating: PG
Reviewer: Edwin L. Carpenter