A slobbering St. Bernard becomes the center of attention for a loving family, but must contend with a dog-napping veterinarian and his henchmen.
The Newton family live in their comfortable home, but there seems to something missing. This “hole” is filled by a small puppy, who walks into their home and their lives. Beethoven, as he is named, grows into a giant of a dog… a St Bernard. Doctor Varnick, the local vet has a secret and horrible sideline, which requires lots of dogs for experiments. Beethoven is on the bad doctor’s list.
|Tagline:||The head of the family is the one with the tail.|
|Cast:||Bonnie Hunt, Charles Grodin, Christopher Castile, Craig Pinkard, David Duchovny, Dean Jones, Laurel Cronin, Nancy Fish, Nicholle Tom, O-Lan Jones, Oliver Platt, Patricia Heaton, Sarah Rose Karr, Sherri Paysinger, Stanley Tucci|