Hotel for Dogs and the Rise of Petsploitation Cinema
01.14.09 by reelz
has long harbored a bizarre fascination with cute, furry animals, but in recent years, movies involving pets of various
types have become so common that they've earned their own genre classification:
Petsploitation. With one petsploitation flick, Marley & Me, dominating the
box office and another, Hotel for Dogs, opening this week, the genre is more
robust than ever.
To learn more about Hollywood's latest
obsession, check out our comprehensive guide to petsploitation cinema.