• Children
    Comedy
  • Rated: L,G,0,F
  • Director: Charles T. Barton, Carroll Clark, Brian Robbins
  • Writer: Bill Walsh, Robert D. Andrews, Lillie Hayward
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The Shaggy Dog is a black-and-white 1959 Walt Disney film about Wilby Daniels, a teenage boy who by the power of an enchanted ring of the Borgias is transformed into the title character, a shaggy Old English Sheepdog. The film was based on the story The Hound of Florence by Felix Salten. It is directed by Charles Barton and stars Fred MacMurray, Tommy Kirk, Jean Hagen, Kevin Corcoran, Tim Considine, Roberta Shore, and Annette Funicello. This was Walt Disney's first live-action comedy. Walt Disney Productions filmed a successful sequel in 1976 called The Shaggy D.A. which starred Dean Jones, Tim Conway, and Suzanne Pleshette. It was followed by a 1987 television sequel, a 1994 television remake and a 2006 theatrical remake. A colorized version of the film can be found on the 1997 VHS and on DVD.
  • Children
    Comedy
  • Rated: L,G,0,F
  • Director: Charles T. Barton, Carroll Clark, Brian Robbins
  • Writer: Bill Walsh, Robert D. Andrews, Lillie Hayward

  • Fred Macmurray
    Jean Hagen
    Tommy Kirk
    Annette Funicello
    Tim Considine
    Kevin Corcoran
    Cecil Kellaway
    Alexander Scourby
    Roberta Shore
    James Westerfield
    Jacques Aubuchon
    Strother Martin
    Forrest Lewis
    Ned Wever
    Gordon Jones

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  • (1959)

  • Children
    Comedy
  • Rated: L,G,0,F
  • Director: Charles T. Barton, Carroll Clark, Brian Robbins
  • Writer: Bill Walsh, Robert D. Andrews, Lillie Hayward
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Synopsis

The Shaggy Dog is a black-and-white 1959 Walt Disney film about Wilby Daniels, a teenage boy who by the power of an enchanted ring of the Borgias is transformed into the title character, a shaggy Old English Sheepdog. The film was based on the story The Hound of Florence by Felix Salten. It is directed by Charles Barton and stars Fred MacMurray, Tommy Kirk, Jean Hagen, Kevin Corcoran, Tim Considine, Roberta Shore, and Annette Funicello. This was Walt Disney's first live-action comedy. Walt Disney Productions filmed a successful sequel in 1976 called The Shaggy D.A. which starred Dean Jones, Tim Conway, and Suzanne Pleshette. It was followed by a 1987 television sequel, a 1994 television remake and a 2006 theatrical remake. A colorized version of the film can be found on the 1997 VHS and on DVD.

Starring
  • Fred Macmurray
    Jean Hagen
    Tommy Kirk
    Annette Funicello
    Tim Considine
    Kevin Corcoran
    Cecil Kellaway
    Alexander Scourby
    Roberta Shore
    James Westerfield
    Jacques Aubuchon
    Strother Martin
    Forrest Lewis
    Ned Wever
    Gordon Jones