Note: This review is a onetime only review of the film, Old Yeller, and not for any Home Entertainment release of the film. For a great review of the various DVD releases, we suggest looking HERE. Be sure to check out the rest of the films in the Classic Movie Dogathon. Click HERE for the full schedule.
Director: Robert Stevenson / Writers: Fred Gipson (screenplay and original book) & William Tunberg (screenplay) / Cast: Tommy Kirk, Kevin Corcoran, Dorothy McGuire, Fess Parker, Jeff York, Chuck Connors, Beverly Washburn, Spike
By: Jason Schlierman
When you think of classic film or tv dogs, what names come to mind first? Very good odds that names like Lassie or Benji will come to you. If you are around 30 or younger, you might even come up with names like Beethoven or Marley. However, one dog stands above the rest, and his name, is Old Yeller.