Based on a true story, QUILL: THE LIFE OF A GUIDE DOG is the sweet tale of a yellow Labrador Retriever guide dog for the blind named Quill. We follow Quill from the litter to his selection as a guide dog shortly after his first birthday. After training at a school for guide dogs, Quill is paired with a blind man named Watanabe who at first is reluctant to rely on him. But Quill's great patience, gentleness & skill eventually win him over and they become inseparable friends.
Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes
Its principal selling point - the supreme watchability of dogs, especially working dogs - is undeniably powerful.Andy Webster, New York Times, 05.17.2012
Puppy appeal nudges past some dramatic deficiencies -- if just by a nose.Dennis Harvey, Variety, 05.14.2012
When isn't it a good time to show a movie tracing the development of a kind, charismatic yellow Labrador retriever from frolicsome puppy to devoted seeing-eye companion to weary senior?Melissa Anderson, Village Voice, 05.15.2012
It's possible to love one of these movies and hate the other...Geoff Pevere, Toronto Star, 06.24.2010