The world of a compulsively neat investigator is turned upside down when he's forced to team up with the only witness to a crime - a drooling junkyard dog who wrecks his home, career, and budding romance.
Tom Hanks - Oscar-winning actor/director/producer
Thom Hanks - Oscar-winning actor/director/producer
Mare Winningham - American Film/TV Actress, GEORGIA
Craig T. Nelson - American Actor
Daniel Petrie Jr. - Screenwriter, Producer, mid '80s-mid '90s, son of Daniel, Sr
Roger Spottiswoode - Director/Prod./Screenwriter
Reginald VelJohnson - American Film/TV Actor
Anal-retentive Officer Scott Turner has no choice but to caretake a slobbery mutt, with a penchant for furniture destruction, who is also witness to a drug related murder.
Beasley stars as Hooch.
"...Hanks is an invitation to laughter..." - 08/24/1989 Rolling Stone, p.37
"...[Hanks and Beasley] work together with the seeming near-telepathic sensitivity of longtime vaudeville partners..." - 06/28/1989 Los Angeles Times, p.C7
"...Tom Hanks is at his pre-Oscar best..." - 12/01/2003 Total Film, p.132