By William H. Grignon, PAGDUS
Blind Mice Mega Mall has thousands of audio-described movies in downloadable MP3 format that you can play on your computer or download onto a thumb drive to play on your NLS digital book player. These MP3 files contain the full soundtrack of the movie with professional audio description – everything but the visuals. To access and download these MP3 files, you just have to register at Blind Mice Mega Mall (it’s free) and access their Movie Vault. This shortened URL will get you to the registration page: tinyurl.com/blindmovievault.
Blind Mice Mega Mall also sells many vision-loss-related items as well as a number of specialty items. You can even donate to help defray the cost of running the Movie Vault.
The Movie Vault displays the most recently posted movies. You can also search using key terms like movie titles, the names of actors, or words to indicate a particular subject.
Below, please find a sampling of Blind Mice Movie Vault movies that feature dogs of all kinds, animated dogs, real-life dogs, heroic dogs, goofy dogs, dogs that get into trouble, and dogs that tug at your heartstrings. It all goes to the dogs! Enjoy!
101 Dalmatians (1961)- the one that started the spotted franchise. Four additional sequels are available.
A Dog’s Journey (2019) – A dog finds the meaning of his own existence through the lives of the humans he meets.
A Dog’s Purpose (2017) – A dog looks to discover his purpose in life over the course of several lifetimes and owners.
A Dog’s Way Home (2019) – A female dog travels four hundred miles in search of her owner throughout a Colorado wilderness.
Air Buddies (2006) – When dad BUDDY and mom MOLLY are dognapped, their five adorable pups, the AIR BUDDIES, must save the day… Two sequels are available.
Air Bud: World Pup (2000) – A boy and his dog take on the world of soccer.
Balto (1995) – A half-wolf, half-husky named Balto gets a chance to become a hero when an outbreak of diphtheria threatens the children of Nome, Alaska.
Beethoven (1992) – A slobbering St Bernard dog becomes the center of attention for a loving family, but its vet secretly wants to kill him. Two sequels are available.
Benji The Hunted (1987) – In this children’s film Benji the Hunted, the show dog Benji is lost at sea and winds up in the wilderness of Oregon to fend for himself.
Firehouse Dog (2007) – Rexxx, Hollywood’s top canine star, is best known for his athletic abilities and diva demeanor. He gets lost and is reluctantly adopted into a shabby firehouse.
Hachi: A Dog’s Tale (2009) – Professor Parker Wilson finds an abandoned dog at the train station and takes it home with the intention of returning the animal to its owner.
Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey (1993) -Remake of the Disney classic. One sequel and the original are also available.
Lady and the Tramp (1955) – Lady, a golden cocker spaniel, meets up with a mongrel dog who calls himself the Tramp. He is obviously from the wrong side of town, but… One sequel is available.
Lassie Come Home (1943) – Classic in which a poor family sells their beloved dog, but the dog has other ideas…
Marley And Me (2008) & Marley And Me the Puppy Years (2011) – Marley is big, impulsive, and is no end of trouble…
Marmaduke (2010) – From the comic strip to the big screen and just as much trouble…
Max (2015) – When Kyle Wincott is killed in the war, his war dog, Max, suffers from stress. Max is to be put down because he has trouble listening to anyone…
Old Yeller (1957) Yes, the classic tearjerker!
Ozzy – The Great Furscape (2016) – Ozzy, a friendly, peaceful beagle has his idyllic life turned upside down when the Martins leave on a long and distant trip.
Pick of The Litter (2018) – Follows a litter of puppies from the moment they’re born and begin their quest to become Guide Dogs for the Blind.
Pudsey The Dog – The Movie (2014) – A heartwarming adventure for all the family, PUDSEY THE DOG: THE MOVIE follows cheeky London stray dog, Pudsey.
Sgt. Stubby – An American Hero (2018) – A young army doughboy has his life forever changed when a little dog with a stubby tail wanders into camp…
Show Dogs (2018) – Max, a macho, solitary Rottweiler police dog is ordered to go undercover as a primped show dog in a prestigious Dog Show…
Snow Dogs (2002) – A Miami dentist goes to Alaska to claim an inheritance…
Society Dog Show (1939) – Pluto’s in a dog show against lots of snooty, high-society dogs.
The Call of The Wild (1972) – A house dog is abducted and brought to the north as a sled dog.
The Shaggy D.A. (1966) – A boy gets turned into a dog because of an ancient ring which some say is cursed. One sequel is available.
The Ugly Dachshund (1966) – Fran Garrison’s all in a tizzy because her prize Dachshund, Danke, is having pups, and she has hopes of one of the pups becoming a champion…
Togo (2019) – The story of the sled dog, Togo, who led the 1925 serum run, but was considered by most to be too small and weak.
Turner and Hooch (1989) – A cop’s life is turned upside-down when he gets his new partner…
War Dog – A Soldier’s Best Friend (2019) – A special documentary looking at the unique bond and relationship between a soldier and his specially trained dog.
White Fang (1991) – Jack London’s classic adventure story about the friendship developed between a Yukon gold hunter and the mixed dog-wolf he rescues.