Released Date
September 23, 2011
Distributor
Warner Bros.
Genre
Drama
Rating
PG
Budget
$37,000,000
Worldwide Gross
Domestic Gross + International Gross = Worldwide Gross
$72,286,779 + $23,656,674 = $95,943,453
84

Morgan Freeman

as Dr. Cameron McCarthy

23

Cozi Zuehlsdorff

as Hazel Haskett

54

Harry Connick Jr.

as Dr. Clay Haskett

24

Nathan Gamble

as Sawyer Nelson

53

Ashley Judd

as Lorraine Nelson

85

Kris Kristofferson

as Reed Haskett

37

Juliana Harkavy

as Rebecca

37

Austin Stowell

as Kyle Connellan

92

Frances Sternhagen

as Gloria Forrest

About Dolphin Tale

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

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

About

Based on a true story, a boy forms an unlikely friendship with a dolphin whose tail was lost in a crab trap. The movie was directed by Charles Martin Smith.

Trivia

The book and film are inspired by the true story of a rescued dolphin. Actor Nathan Gamble, who plays Sawyer Nelson, dyed his blonde hair to brown for the film.