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PG| 1 hr. 36 min.

Plot Summary
Sandy Ricks (Elijah Wood), a young Chicago teenager, has difficulty adjusting after his parents' divorce. Thinking a vacation will help, his mother sends him to spend the summer with his uncle (Paul Hogan) in the Florida Keys. When he arrives, Ricks has nothing but a bad attitude until a chance encounter with the playful dolphin Flipper and a neighborhood girl (Jessica Wesson) snap him out of it. However, Flipper's life is soon in danger when someone starts dumping toxic waste in the ocean.

Cast: Elijah Wood , Paul Hogan , Chelsea Field , Isaac Hayes , Jonathan Banks , Jason Fuchs , Jessica Wesson , Robert Deacon

Director: Alan Shapiro

Genres: Adventure

Distributor: Universal Pictures

Flipper (1996)

Release Date: May 17th, 1996|1 hr. 36 min.

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