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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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Jon Michael Johnson, Elisabeth Mantello (as Dr. Elisabeth Mantello)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Daryl Hannah ... Narrator (voice)
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Charlotte Rampling ... Narrator (voice)
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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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Dive in at IMAX 3D Theatres


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Country:

UK | Bahamas

Language:

English

Release Date:

10 June 2009 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

Dolphins and Whales 3D: Tribes of the Ocean See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$6,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$41,695, 18 February 2008

Gross USA:

$7,714,996

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$9,312,895
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1.78 : 1
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Did You Know?

Connections

Follows Ocean Wonderland (2003) See more »

Soundtracks

Humpback Whales (3)
Written and Performed by Christophe Jacquelin
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disappointing
26 October 2014 | by quantumcatSee all my reviews

Beautiful shot. Stunning visuals. But Short. Too short. Incoherent. It jumps from whale to whale to dolphin. It even has a manatee cameo (it's called whales & dolphins...not sea mammals?) It doesn't seem to have a clear goal of narration. Boring. Yes- I found the narration dull and lifeless. Didn't give much information, -sounded more like filler material. I had hoped to new insights to whales & dolphins, never before seen events, I dunno...something Cousteau? The environmental message to preachy. And on top of that delivered flat. I think the emphasis was on 3D -not on whales & dolphins. Not the worst,but not one worthy of the name Cousteau either.


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