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Dolphins and Whales 3D: Tribes of the Ocean (2008)

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This documentary goes to coral reefs of the Bahamas and the waters of the Kingdom of Tonga for a close encounter with the surviving tribes of the ocean: wild dolphins and belugas, the love ... See full summary »

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This documentary goes to coral reefs of the Bahamas and the waters of the Kingdom of Tonga for a close encounter with the surviving tribes of the ocean: wild dolphins and belugas, the love of a Humpback mother for her newborn calf, the singing Humpback males, an orca the mighty King of the ocean, and the gentle manatee. Little-known aspects of these creatures capable of sophisticated communication and social interaction. Documents the life of these graceful, majestic yet endangered sea creatures. Written by 3D Entertainment

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Delfine und Wale 3D - Nomaden der Meere  »

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$6,000,000 (estimated)

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$41,695 (USA) (15 February 2008)

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$7,518,876 (USA) (26 March 2010)
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Fantastic footage
28 May 2008 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I went and saw this in IMAX 3D yesterday. The footage is spectacular and the 3D is the best I've seen. The music is also very serene. There is footage of several different species of water mammals (mostly Cetacea), including Humpback Whale, Beluga, Right Whale, Bottlenose dolphin, Common Dolphin, Manatee, and more. Daryl Hannah narrates the film and she does a great job. There is a little bit of conservation preaching that seems a little abrupt at the end, but not something that I am against.

Though this film is short, and perhaps not the most educational due to the brevity, it definitely provided a great IMAX experience.


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