MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 317 this week

Eye of the Dolphin (2006)

 -  Comedy | Drama | Family  -  24 August 2007 (USA)
5.6
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.6/10 from 742 users   Metascore: 54/100
Reviews: 18 user | 18 critic | 5 from Metacritic.com

A young girl discovers she can communicate with dolphins.

Director:

Watch Trailer
0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

From $2.99 on Amazon Instant Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 630 titles
created 26 Oct 2011
 
a list of 159 titles
created 05 Jun 2012
 
a list of 846 titles
created 29 Jun 2012
 
a list of 2252 titles
created 18 Aug 2012
 
a list of 6455 titles
created 2 months ago
 

Related Items


Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Eye of the Dolphin (2006)

Eye of the Dolphin (2006) on IMDb 5.6/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Eye of the Dolphin.
3 wins. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Wini + George (2013)
Short | Drama | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Wini + George is about an unlikely friendship that will change one young boy's life forever. When George, a shy 8-year-old outcast, first meets Wini, his 75-year-old reclusive neighbor, ... See full summary »

Director: Benjamin Monie
Stars: Katharine Ross, Will Babbitt, Carolyn Marie Wright
Animation | Adventure | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.9/10 X  

The amazing story of Daniel, a dolphin who abandons the safety of his pod to explore the ocean and discover the true purpose of his life.

Director: Eduardo Schuldt
Stars: Robbie Daymond, Giovanni Ciccia, Bruno Ascenzo
Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

Julie, a lonely fourteen year old girl, moves to Manzanita, an Oregon seaside town, from Los Angeles after her writer father, Robert, loses his job. Her family, including mother Kathryn and... See full summary »

Director: Jane Beaumont Hall
Stars: Brian McNamara, Julia Campbell, Brian Thompson
Dolphin Tale (2011)
Drama | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

A story centered on the friendship between a boy and a dolphin whose tail was lost in a crab trap.

Director: Charles Martin Smith
Stars: Morgan Freeman, Ashley Judd, Harry Connick Jr.
Storm Rider (2013)
Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

When her father is put into jail, the spoiled teenager Dani loses everything. Forced to live with her uncle Sam on a farm without horses to ride and to train a sad Dani takes care of a young mule and learns what really counts.

Director: Craig Clyde
Stars: Kevin Sorbo, Kristy Swanson, Danielle Chuchran
Drama | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  

Two young boys from different lives are forever altered after the dead of one father.

Director: LeRoy McDonald
Stars: Pieter Sypesteyn, Jacob O'Neal, Cynthia Cannon
Animation | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

The unsuccessful actor and vagabond Johnny Mauser needs a change from all the trouble that he has experienced while living in the city. The perfect place to take a little break seems to be ... See full summary »

Directors: Tony Loeser, Jesper Møller
Stars: Benno Fürmann, Christoph Maria Herbst, Joachim Król
Biography | Drama | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  
Director: James B. Clark
Stars: Celia Milius, Larry Domasin, Ann Daniel
Flicka: Country Pride (Video 2012)
Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

Flicka and Toby help out a struggling stable owner and her teenage daughter.

Director: Michael Damian
Stars: Clint Black, Lisa Hartman, Kacey Rohl
Animation | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

On a magical tropical island, a fun-loving group of misfit animals and people make a marvelous discovery.... a baby dinosaur frozen since prehistoric times! Little Impy, as the call him, is... See full summary »

Directors: Reinhard Klooss, Holger Tappe
Stars: P.J. Battisti, Madeleine Blaustein, Wigald Boning
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
...
Hawk
...
Daniel
...
Tamika
...
Lucy
Rudy Levarity ...
Coakley
...
Joey Jam ...
Decker
Vivica Watkins ...
Cornelia
...
Principal McGowan
...
Dolphin Tourist (as Alexa Motley)
Robert Keskemety ...
Tourist at Bar (as Bob Keskemety)
Marshall Thompson ...
Tourist at Bar
Jahmaal McIntyre ...
Village Boy
...
Shelby
Edit

Storyline

Alyssa is a troubled 14-year old, suspended from school a year after her mother has drowned. Her grandmother Lucy, at wit's end, decides to take Alyssa to her father, James, whom Alyssa thought was dead for years. He studies dolphin communication at Smith's Point, on the Grand Bahama Island. James has not known of Alyssa's existence and is clueless about parenthood. The women arrive at the same time that James may lose his research operation to a tourist attraction. Father, daughter, dolphins, and town are on a collision course. Alyssa and James get encouragement from James's girlfriend and her father. It's the dolphins who can teach, and Alyssa who discovers how to listen. Written by <jhailey@hotmail.com>

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

dolphin | town | tourist | research | island | See more »

Taglines:

She found her voice in the ocean... And within herself.

Genres:

Comedy | Drama | Family

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for some substance abuse involving a young teen | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Country:

Release Date:

24 August 2007 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Blue 14  »

Box Office

Budget:

$2,500,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$37,924 (USA) (24 August 2007)

Gross:

$71,904 (USA) (16 November 2007)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

| (European Film Market)

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

The dolphins in the film are all Common (or Atlantic) Bottlenose Dolphins. See more »

Goofs

When Alyssa is visiting the dolphins in the water along the reef, the water is up to her waist, then it's up to her chest. The water constantly, being up to her waist and her chest keeps changing between shots. See more »

Quotes

Alyssa: You know, losing mom was bad enough. But finding out my consolation prize is you is proof positive that God hates me.
See more »

Connections

References E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982) See more »

Soundtracks

Bahama Blue
Written and Performed by Tim Jones
Music Publisher: T.S. Jones Music
Used with the Permission of T.S. Jones Music
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
OK but sloooow
5 October 2013 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Alyssa is a troubled 14-year old. What a surprise.

Suspended from school a year after her mother has drowned, her grandmother Lucy, who doesn't want to be called grandma -- doesn't that explain Alyssa? -- at wit's end, decides to take Alyssa to her father, James, whom Alyssa thought was dead for years.

Some family.

He studies dolphin communication at Smith's Point, on the Grand Bahama Island. James has not known of Alyssa's existence and is clueless about parenthood. Amazing.

The women arrive at the same time that James may lose his research operation to a tourist attraction. Convenient.

Father, daughter, dolphins, and town are on a collision course. Alyssa and James get encouragement from James's girlfriend and her father. It's the dolphins who can teach, and Alyssa who discovers how to listen.

What a pitch. The film is just OK, but it's not surprising it made no money.


0 of 0 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
What's your position on dolphin captivity? chalaye69
Release Date mcmahon-9
hello sam-687
I have a scientific question... chalaye69
Trailer is up now. fantasticflaw
Sequel News Tcb83
Discuss Eye of the Dolphin (2006) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?