Even if you've never owned a dog in your life, this movie will make you cry. If you're an animal lover, then you'll be a complete mess by the end. In "Marley & Me", a husband buys his wife an energetic and mischievous puppy named Marley. He quickly becomes full grown and continues to cause all sorts of trouble, but his lovable antics become the bond of the young family. The film has you riding high until it slaps you in the face with the reality and inevitability of death.