Overall Rank: 15877
Average Rating: 2.1/4
# of Ratings: 104
Theatrical Release Date: 07/16/1993
Genre: Family, Adventure
MPAA Rating: PG
Director: Simon Wincer
Actors: Jason James Richter, Lori Petty, Michael Madsen, Michael Ironside, Mykelti Williamson, Keiko
Plot: A troubled youth bonds with a killer whale in a marina. When he learns the whale has been separated from its parents, he devises a plan to return it back to the sea. -- Chris Kavan
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Chris Kavan - wrote on 01/11/2012
I can't bash this movie too much - but then again, I'm also not going to shout about it at the top of any mountains. Typical feel-good fare - this time about a boy and his whale. Unrealistic? Yes. But simple pleasure is still pleasure.
Snoogans - wrote on 12/14/2011
Only watched it once as a kid. Didn't like it.
mitchellyoung - wrote on 08/03/2011
This is an intricate part of my childhood, so it brings me happy, nostalgic feelings. It's a pretty standard film, but I recently rewatched it and the joy and triumph of the third act (the act where they save the whale) is contagious.
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