Sometimes a boy's best friend is his mutt! In this sweet-natured memoir set in the South during the 1940s, friendless eight-year-old Willie Morris (Frankie Muniz) has gotten used to his life as a human punching bag for the local bullies. But everything changes when his mom (Diane Lane) gives him the best birthday gift in the world: a friendly English fox terrier named Skip.
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