The Dolphin: Story of a Dreamer

Movie review by Brian Costello, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 8+

Scary, confusing tale of a dolphin following his dream.

PG 2010 88 minutes

Parents say

age 3+

Based on 3 reviews

Kids say

age 5+

Based on 2 reviews

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age 2+

loved it

Yes it had a few lulls and the farting jokes were lame but we loved Karl and the baby yellow fish with those big eyes
age 2+

Awesome Messages!!!

This movie is a great one to watch as a family! It is christian based and really sends the message that you should follow your dreams no matter who you are. It also hints at the fact that it doesn't matter if you are different in any way, you can still follow your dreams and have them come true if you work at it. It does have a character that could be kind of scary but I know of several children's movies and shows that have the same type of characters, just look at Snow White or the Lion King for example. It also has a bit of a joking part about farts but Shrek has much much more than this movie as far as things like that go. I would watch it again and would recommend it for any child that likes cartoons and for parents who want to make sure their kids are getting the right message!!

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