• Publication date: October 2, 2013

Year of the Dog

Happy-go-lucky secretary Peggy finds her life going into a tailspin when Pencil, her beloved pet dog beagle, suddenly dies. Layla, her friend and co-worker tries to cheer her up suggesting that she pursue romance, while her neighbor Al (who might be responsible for Pencil's death) though interested, is not her type. Hope comes in the form of Newt, who transforms Peggy into an animal activist overnight and vegan, but is it enough to fill a life?

Program data

Duration: 90

Production Year: 2007

MBC Max:

October 2, 2013 16:30 (KSA) ~ October 2, 2013 15:30 (CLT)

Happy-go-lucky secretary Peggy (Molly Shannon) finds her life going into a tailspin when Pencil, her beloved pet dog beagle, suddenly dies. Layla (Regina King), her friend and co-worker tries to cheer her up suggesting that she pursue romance, while her neighbor Al (John C. Reilly) (who might be responsible for Pencil's death) though interested, is not her type. Hope comes in the form of Newt (Peter Sarsgaard), who transforms Peggy into an animal activist overnight and vegan, but is it enough to fill a life?

Starring:

  • Molly Shannon
  • Laura Dern
  • Regina King
  • Tom McCarthy
  • Josh Pais
  • John C. Reilly
  • Peter Sarsgaard

Directed by:  Mike White

Rating:  PG-13 for some suggestive references.