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Based on 31 Critics
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fan reviews ( 40 )
  • Even with the conflict overkill, most of the small moments ring true. Dolphin Tale has more in common with "The Swiss Family Robinson" than most modern live-action family movies, where slapstick and cheap laughs feed short attention spans. show more

  • The story of healing and courage is told with a refreshing lack of cynicism, not surprising since it's from the same producers as the wonderful "My Dog Skip." show more

  • Between the earnest boy, his playful mammal, the film from actor-turned-director Charles Martin Smith is a winning family entertainment. show more

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  • July 03, 2013 katgold0108
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    I love this movie it is based on a true story and nathan gamble is so hot !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  • March 25, 2012 qb00000000117785
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    Loved this good, clean, family movie!

  • February 06, 2012 jerry
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    its an amazing movie

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