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Dolphin Tale 2 (2014)

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The team of people who saved Winter's life reassemble in the wake of her surrogate mother's passing in order to find her a companion so she can remain at the Clearwater Marine Hospital.

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Charles Martin Smith, Karen Janszen (characters) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Credited cast:
Morgan Freeman ... Dr. Cameron McCarthy
Ashley Judd ... Lorraine Nelson
Kris Kristofferson ... Reed Haskett
Juliana Harkavy ... Rebecca
Harry Connick Jr. ... Dr. Clay Haskett
Charles Martin Smith ... George Hatton
Tom Nowicki ... Phillip J Hordern
Nathan Gamble ... Sawyer Nelson
Austin Stowell ... Kyle Connellan
Carlos Gómez ... Dr. Aslan
Cozi Zuehlsdorff ... Hazel Haskett
Austin Highsmith ... Phoebe
Taylor Blackwell ... Susie
Jim R. Coleman ... Pat
Alana Cavanaugh ... Toddler
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Storyline

It has been several years since young Sawyer Nelson and the dedicated team at the Clearwater Marine Hospital, headed by Dr. Clay Haskett, rescued Winter. With the help of Dr. Cameron McCarthy, who developed a unique prosthetic tail for the injured dolphin, they were able to save her life. Yet their fight is not over. Winter's surrogate mother, the very elderly dolphin Panama, has passed away, leaving Winter without the only poolmate she has ever known. However, the loss of Panama may have even greater repercussions for Winter, who, according to USDA regulations, cannot be housed alone, as dolphins' social behavior requires them to be paired with other dolphins. Time is running out to find a companion for her before the team at Clearwater loses their beloved Winter to another aquarium. Written by Warner Bros.

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

WINTER's amazing true story... now has HOPE.

Genres:

Drama | Family

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for some mild thematic elements | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

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Details

Official Sites:

Official site | Official Twitter

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

12 September 2014 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Winter - El delfín 2 See more »

Filming Locations:

Clearwater Beach, Florida, USA

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Box Office

Budget:

$36,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$15,873,397, 14 September 2014

Gross USA:

$42,024,533

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$57,824,533
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Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Mavis the turtle was played by Harold, a resident green sea turtle at Clearwater Marine Aquarium. See more »

Goofs

The minivan that Sawyer and his family are seen inside in two different scenes has a no smoking logo on the dashboard. This is typical of US rental cars, but almost never seen in personal vehicles. The fact that it is shown being driven by Sawyer's mother on two different days in Sawyer's home town indicates the minivan was supposed to be the family car. See more »

Quotes

Dr. Cameron McCarthy: I love that fish!
Lorraine Nelson: Aw, she's not a fish.
Dr. Cameron McCarthy: Looks like a fish, smells like a fish...
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Crazy Credits

After the credits finish rolling, Rufus the prank-loving bird makes some noise. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Lights Out with David Spade: Episode #1.36 (2019) See more »

Soundtracks

Semester at Sea
Composed by Gerald Trottman
Courtesy of ASG Music Group
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Nice, light, heart-warming movie
3 September 2017 | by aimanjamilahSee all my reviews

Firstly, let me just say that i love most animals. So I'm always in a good mood when watching animal movies, and this one too sends me rooting for Winter until the end. In this movie, we also see a slight development in Sawyer's character, which I feel is a good life lesson for me as well. The most heart-warming part of the movie for me actually came at the end when they showed the real footage of the dolphins and the visitors. Fun movie to watch 😁


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