A Dog's Purpose
Lasse Hallström "The Hundred-Foot Journey" directed this adaptation of the best-selling novel of the same name by W. Bruce Cameron, which follows a dog voiced by Josh Gad as he is reincarnated as different breeds belonging to various owners. Over the course of multiple lifetimes, the canine's existence intersects with that of a young boy who rescued him in 1962.
Director: Lasse Hallström
Writer: W. Bruce Cameron (screenplay by), Cathryn Michon (screenplay by), Audrey Wells (screenplay by), Maya Forbes (screenplay by), Wallace Wolodarsky (screenplay), W. Bruce Cameron (based on the novel by)
Production: Amblin Entertainment
Released: 27 Jan 2017
Awards: 3 nominations.