Buzzle.com names "Hachi: A Dog's Tale" in their 2011 BEST DOG FILMS List: "This amazing bond between man and dog has been highlighted on the silver screen and provided movie lovers with amazing moments..."
Hachi: A Dog's Tale: "Inspired from a true story, this movie is the finest example of a dog's loyalty towards its master. This tear jerker is based on the life of an incredible dog Hachi and the special relationship the pet shared with its master played by Richard Gere. The movie is a must watch and keep some tissues with you at all times. "
Entertainment Weekly, "Best DVD's & Downloads This Year", December 24, 2010 (1) Back to the Future (2) Avatar (3) The Bridge over the River Kwai (4) Hachi: A Dog's Tale