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The Day of the Dolphin

PG| 1 hr. 44 min.

Plot Summary
Marine biologists Jake (George C. Scott) and Maggie Terrell (Trish Van Devere) have for many years been doing dolphin research in the Florida Keys, and have even coached some dolphins to speak primitive English. But when two of the dolphins are kidnapped, an investigation proves that the Terrells' financial backers, the Franklin Foundation, have had sinister intentions all along. The dolphins are to be used to deliver and detonate explosives beneath the president's yacht.

Cast: George C. Scott , Trish Van Devere , Paul Sorvino , Fritz Weaver , Jon Korkes , Edward Herrmann , Leslie Charleson , John David Carson

Director: Mike Nichols

Genres: Thriller, Adventure

Distributor: AVCO Embassy Pictures

The Day of the Dolphin (1973)

Release Date: December 19th, 1973|1 hr. 44 min.

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