Gift, The

A woman with extrasensory perception is asked to help find a young woman who has disappeared.

  • Starring: Cate Blanchett, Keanu Reeves and Giovanni Ribisi
  • Director(s): Sam Raimi
  • Producer(s): TG Productions
  • Screenwriter(s): Billy Bob Thornton, Tom Epperson
  • Distributor: Paramount Pictures
  • Animal Coordinator: Renee Derossett
  • Release Date: Friday, January 19, 2001
  • Rating: Believed Acceptable

Featured Animal Action

The family dog, Butch, appears in several scenes either lying on the porch or the bed. The trainer placed the dog on its mark and used hand signals to make the dog stay. When his arduous work was completed, the trainer retrieved the dog and rewarded it with a treat.