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Brian Levant

"Beethoven" (also known as "Beethoven: Story of a Dog", "Hund namens Beethoven, Ein", "Beethoven - Die ganze Wahrheit") is a Comedy/Family film directed by Brian Levant, released in the USA on April 03 of 1992 , starring Charles Grodin, Bonnie Hunt, Dean Jones, Nicholle Tom, Christopher Castile and Sarah Rose Karr.

The head of the family is the one with the tail.

Who is the director of "Beethoven":

Beethoven was directed by Brian Levant, an American director, and writer.

Before directing Beethoven, Brian Levant had directed Problem Child 2, released in 1991. Since, he directed The Flintstones, released in 1994, Jingle All the Way (1996), The Flintstones in Viva Rock Vegas (2000), Are We There Yet? (2005), The Spy Next Door (2010).

When was "Beethoven" released:

Beethoven was initally released in the United States on Friday, April 03, 1992. Other films released on Friday, April 03, 1992 are Rock-A-Doodle (dir. Don Bluth and Dan Kuenster), The Living End (dir. Gregg Araki), The Player (dir. Robert Altman), Steal America (dir. Lucy Phillips), and Thunderheart (dir. Michael Apted). This was twenty-five (25) years ago.

It has been released on Friday, July 24, 1992 in the United Kingdom; Wednesday, June 24, 1992 in France; Thursday, April 09, 1992 in Australia and on Friday, July 03, 1992 in Spain.

Who is at the casting of "Beethoven":

At the casting of Beethoven we find Charles Grodin, previously seen in Taking Care of Business (1990) and Midnight Run (1988); Bonnie Hunt (Rain Man (1988)); Dean Jones (Other People's Money (1991), The Terror Within II (1990)) [ more... ]

  • Sarah Rose Karr and Charles Grodin, Bonnie Hunt, Nicholle Tom, Christopher Castile have all also be seen in Beethoven's 2nd, released in 1993.
  • O-Lan Jones and Nancy Fish can be seen in Wildfire, released in 1988.
  • Nancy Fish and O-Lan Jones also appeared together in Shoot the Moon, released in 1982.

What is the Storyline of "Beethoven":

When the film opens, a St. Bernard puppy and a large group of other puppies are stolen from a pet store by two thieves, Harvey and Vernon. After meeting a Jack Russell Terrier, named Spot, during his escape from the thieves, the St. Bernard sneaks into the home of the Newton family. The father, George Newton, doesn't want the responsibility of owning a dog, but his wife, Alice, and their children convince him otherwise. While trying to name their new-found dog, the youngest daughter, Emily, plays a portion [...]

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