Free Willy 3: The Rescue
Free Willy 3: The Rescue (1997)

In the third installment in the Free Willy series, Jesse (Jason James Richter), the once-troubled youth whose life was changed by his friendship with the killer whale Willy, is spending the summer on board a ship assisting a group a whale… More

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Rated: PG
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Release Date: August 8, 1997
DVD Release Date: January 28, 2003
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Critic Score: 44% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Charles Cassady
Common Sense Media

For devoted -- and young -- Willy fans only.

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David Luty
Film Journal International

A film that treats its human audience with as much respect as its less-evolved subjects.

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Clint Morris

Not exactly a whale of a time, but worthwhile

Scott Weinberg

I mean really: how many stories could there BE between one boy and one whale?

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Flixster Audience Score: 44% Flixster User Reviews
KJ Proulx
The weakest in the series! I did not find much to like about this film!
Leigh Ryan
It was okay.
Bobby Hobbs
They had already done captivity and environmental issues , now they focus on the illegality of whale hunting. I think out of the three films this film was… More
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Jason Spencer
Still a fun series and almost as good as the first two.
Haley Anderson
I think the whale is free by now.

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