Directed by award-winning documentary filmmaker Leora Eisen, TVO Original Rescuing Rex unearths provocative truths about a world-wide phenomenon—international dog adoptions. A new social movement driven by a desire to do good, and fueled by irresistible puppy pics on Instagram, many millennials are bypassing breeders in favour of adopting homeless dogs from around the world. But what does this new trend mean for the animals, their caregivers and society? Told through the eyes of compelling human and canine characters, this film takes us from the mountains of Taiwan to the tarmac at Toronto’s airport, and from a rural kennel in Texas to an urban rooftop in Vancouver.Rescuing Rex is streaming with subscription on Hoopla, free on Tubi, free on VUDU, and 4 others. It's a documentary movie with a high IMDb audience rating of 8.2 (9 votes).
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Available to rent or buy from $2.99 on 4 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 1 other).
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Rescuing Rex has a high IMDb audience rating of 8.2 (9 votes). The movie is not very popular with Reelgood users lately.