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Finding Dory (2016)

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The friendly but forgetful blue tang fish begins a search for her long-lost parents, and everyone learns a few things about the real meaning of family along the way.

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Cast

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Dory (voice)
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Marlin (voice)
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Hank (voice)
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Destiny (voice)
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Nemo (voice)
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Bailey (voice)
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Jenny (voice)
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Charlie (voice)
Sloane Murray ...
Young Dory (voice)
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Fluke (voice)
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Rudder (voice)
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Mr. Ray (voice)
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Wife Fish (voice)
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Husband Fish (Stan) (voice)
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Storyline

Dory is a wide-eyed, blue tang fish who suffers from memory loss every 10 seconds or so. The one thing she can remember is that she somehow became separated from her parents as a child. With help from her friends Nemo and Marlin, Dory embarks on an epic adventure to find them. Her journey brings her to the Marine Life Institute, a conservatory that houses diverse ocean species. Dory now knows that her family reunion will only happen if she can save mom and dad from captivity. Written by Jwelch5742

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She just kept swimming... See more »


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Rated PG for mild thematic elements | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

17 June 2016 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Finding Nemo 2  »

Box Office

Budget:

$200,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$135,060,273 (USA) (17 June 2016)

Gross:

$486,292,984 (USA) (2 December 2016)
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Trivia

Unlike in Finding Nemo (2003), Dory is referred to by her species name in Finding Dory, a Blue Regal Tang. She also never gets Nemo's name wrong with Marlin having to correct her, and refers to Marlin by name for the first time in the film. See more »

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When Dory is recalling the moment in which her parents explain to her little self about following shells, sand that coves up one of the shells partially disappears completely when the camera follows grown up Dory. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Young Dory: Hi. I'm Dory. I suffer from short-term re-mem-bory loss.
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Crazy Credits

In a post-end credits scene, Fluke and Rudder repel another attempt by Gerald to join them on the rock, while the Tank Gang from Finding Nemo (2003) floats by, still in their bags, which are filthy after crossing the ocean. They begin to celebrate their arrival before being promptly scooped up by researchers from the Marine Life Institute and thrown into a cooler where they will be presumably rescued, rehabilitated and released. The ordeal distracts Fluke and Rudder long enough for Gerald to sneak onto the rock behind them. See more »


Soundtracks

What a Wonderful World
Written by Bob Thiele (as Robert Thiele) & George David Weiss
Performed by Louis Armstrong
Courtesy of The Verve Music Group
Under license from Universal Music Enterprises
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Disappointed
21 June 2016 | by (Texas) – See all my reviews

I watched this movie with very high hopes. I was a kid when Finding Nemo came out and it defined kids movies at the time. Finding Dory was significantly less impressive. The good: The move was very cute and the characters were fun. Ed O'Neill as a cranky octopus was especially nice.

The bad: The whole movie feels as if Pixar was pressed to come out with a solid movie and just threw this one together really fast. It felt very rushed and therefore the story line, which had a little potential, was hard to really get into and appreciate. 3/4 of the way through, though it felt rushed, the movie became very redundant and predictable. I was pretty over it personally and could have stopped the movie then and been a happy camper.

One of Pixar's lazier films and it's disappointing considering the astounding work they have done before it. If you want to enjoy a movie like this, just watch Finding Nemo instead. If you want to see the sequel to they aforementioned and terrific film, your imagination of how the movie should play out is probably better than the real thing.


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