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Directed By
Produced By
Screenplay By
Based on
The Call of the Wild
by Jack London
Cinematography
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Distributed By
Country
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Language
English
Release Date
February 21, 2020 (United States)
Rating
Rating PG
Budget
$109 million


The Call of the Wild is an upcoming American adventure film based on the Jack London 1903 novel of the same name and Twentieth Century Pictures' previous 1935 film adaptation. The film is directed by Chris Sanders, in his live-action directorial debut, written by Michael Green, and stars Harrison Ford, Dan Stevens, Omar Sy, Karen Gillan, Bradley Whitford, and Colin Woodell.

It will be released on February 21, 2020 by 20th Century Studios.

Plot

A domesticated St. Bernard/Scotch Collie dog named Buck is stolen from his Santa Clara, California home and sold to freight haulers in Yukon. Crossing paths with a man named John Thornton, the two embark on an adventure where Buck finds his true place in the world.

Cast

Actor and stunt coordinator Terry Notary stood-in for the CGI creation of Buck, whose model was scanned after an adopted dog.

Critical Reception

The Call of the Wild received mixed to positive reviews from critics. On Rotten Tomatoes, The film has a score of 66% based on 73 reviews with an average score of 5.97/10.

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Trailers

The Call of the Wild Official Trailer 20th Century Studios

The Call of the Wild Official Trailer 20th Century Studios

Official Trailer

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