Dolphin Tale 2
Dolphin Tale 2 (2014)

Warner Bros. Pictures and Alcon Entertainment's "Dolphin Tale 2" continues the story of the brave dolphin Winter, whose miraculous rescue and recovery-thanks to a groundbreaking prosthetic tail-made her a symbol of hope and… More

Rated: PG
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Release Date: December 9, 2014
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67%
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73%



Critic Score: 67% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: Much like its predecessor, Dolphin Tale 2 offers animal antics and sweet, old-fashioned drama that the whole family can enjoy.

Jason Clark
Entertainment Weekly

This is innocuous, heart-in-the-right-place family fare, but its well-earned points about animal rights and preservation would be better taken if the relentless sentimentality didn't force viewers into flippers-in-the-air submission.

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Tirdad Derakhshani
Philadelphia Inquirer

Children will revel in Dolphin Tale 2 with its rapturous, lovingly filmed sequences of dolphins playing, swimming, and generally frolicking about with each other and with their human friends.

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Bruce Bennett
Spectrum (St. George, Utah)

While the kids talk smart, there is a bit of a condescending tone to the script - where some good old fashioned science might have been more effective.

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Tom Russo
Boston Globe

Some angst away from the dolphin tank feels like padding, but there's enough bona fide narrative to please tomorrow's marine biologists and their parents.

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Gary Goldstein
Los Angeles Times

This is exceedingly mild entertainment.

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John Beifuss
Commercial Appeal (Memphis, TN)

Barely there Morgan Freeman and Kris Kristofferson pick up the easiest paychecks of their careers, while top acting honors go to Mavis the sea turtle and Rufus the comic-relief pelican.

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Bilge Ebiri
New York Magazine/Vulture

In a world full of cheapened, bombastic entertainment aimed at children, this modest, honest little movie feels special in its own way.

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Ben Kenigsberg
New York Times

It's wholesome, engaging and rife with impressive aquatic photography.

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Todd Jorgenson
Cinemalogue.com

... wholesome and occasionally moving but hardly memorable.

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Flixster Audience Score: 73% Flixster User Reviews
KJ Proulx
While it may not have the emotional impact that the first film did, I really admire the fact that both films are based on the continuing true story of these… More
Bradley J
Dolphin Tale 2 is a sweet, albeit slight family film. Well-meaning and cute, the actors are all spot on with the two younger kids not being overly cutesy. The… More