Eye of the Dolphin Synopsis
Alyssa uses her ability to communicate with dolphins to save her father's research facility.
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Austin Chronicle

By Marjorie Baumgarten
Eye of the Dolphin is much better than most films of this sort, and if it helps a generation of young girls want to grow up to swim with...
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ReelViews

By James Berardinelli
There's real heart to be found in the story but it comes along with borderline saccharine sentimentality, a too facile ending, and clean...
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50

Chicago Tribune

Young audiences will enjoy her journey from surly to empowered, and as countless visitors to Brookfield Zoo can attest, there's nothing...
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Los Angeles Times

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Overly earnest and roughly constructed, the film is bearable largely thanks to the performance as the daughter by Carly Schroeder, recently...
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Variety

By Joe Leydon
There's a pleasantly dreamy quality to much of Eye of the Dolphin, and that goes a long way toward enabling audiences to ignore the...
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Dolphins are amazing!!!

By TiffleR
The relationship between Carly and her father in this movie is utterly heart filling. The on screen magic in this film is a must see. It's unbelievable how well the dolphins react to the cameras and...

Special and Heartwarming!

By doddie
We need more movies like this -- filmed in beautiful Bahamas, a touching story, and all around very enjoyable. For the whole family. Lessons to be learned. A movie meant for enjoyment and to say...

Eye of the Dolphin

By lovedolphins
The storyline is definitely geared towards 13-14 year olds & up. It's not a comedy, so the movie's a little slow moving. Dolphins are always cute, and the water is beautiful. Girl is into smoking...

Beautiful indie gem

By 123okaygo
I saw this movie in theaters a few months back, I thought it was beautfiully shot, and was overall a pleasing film. Anyway, It's coming out on DVD January 8th 2008. If you didn't get to see it in...

Something you can Enjoy with the whole Family

By ilovedrew85
I saw this movie and thought, hey it's pretty good. It kept my parents awake and had my little cousins jumping for joy because they loved all the dolphin scenes. I thought it was a good story about a...

Eye of the Dolphin

By Grateful_dancin_bears
I got to see this film a little early, and I'm happy I did. It's a great story about a 14 year old girl (Carly Schroeder) who is lacking any sort of direction and finds herself in a good amount of...

worst i have seen in a loooong time

By mzqp
uggggggggggggggg...

I Love Dolphins!!

By Animals101
It is so cool. I love the story!...

The most touching movie of the summer.

By Chalaye
After a three-month bombardment by a blitzkrieg of massively-budgeted Hollywood sequels, many American moviegoers are thirsty for originality. ‘Eye of the Dolphin,’ starring Carly Schroeder (Firewall,...

Booorrrring

By dinpan
This was definitely a C movie. Acting was poor. Plot was bland. The only highlight were the dolphins and didn't get to see enough of them. Actually, I've seen better episodes of "Flipper". Low...

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Rated PG-13 | For some substance abuse involving a young teen
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Common Sense Media says Iffy for 13+ Drugs and drinking make waves in family drama.
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