Adapted from the Japanese true-life story of a dog movingly loyal to its master, this affecting drama finds college professor Richard Gere emotionally bound to an adorable pup that comes into his life by chance. Seeing him off to work each day at the train station and scampering to greet him as he arrives home, the dog continues the ritual long after Gere suddenly passes away. Sarah Roemer, Jason Alexander co-star. AKA: "Hachiko: A Dog's Story." 93 min. Widescreen; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital 5.1; Subtitles: English (SDH).