Review | Dolphin Tale

Entertainment Sep. 19, 2011 AT 3:52PM
Review | Dolphin Tale Credit: Jon Farmer

Opens: Friday 9/23

Us Rating: ***

Crazy enough, this seemingly cheeseball story about an 11-year-old boy's friendship with a dolphin actually succeeds. After the fish loses her tail to injury, young Sawyer (Nathan Gamble) joins forces with a marine biologist (Harry Connick Jr.) and a prosthetics doctor (Morgan Freeman) to save her life. For such a kid-friendly effort, it contains mature themes of perseverance, self-worth and acceptance-- all handled with a deft touch.

How we use your email

We may use your e-mail address to send you the newsletter and offers that may interest you, on behalf of Us Weekly and its partners. For more information please read our Privacy Policy.

comments powered by Disqus