26th November 2009
My Life as a Dog
Director: Lasse Hallstrom
Run Time: 101 minutes, Certificate: ,
A 12-year-old boy (Anton Glanzelius) is sent to stay with an aunt and uncle in the country when his mother becomes ill. As he learns, with the help of the locals, to cope with her illness and his own propensity for mischief, he compares himself to Leika, the Russian dog shot into space. The novel on which the film is based is largely autobiographical.
Average score 7.29