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The Day of the Dolphin (1973)

G 12/19/1973 (US) DramaScience FictionThrillerAdventure 1h 44m
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Unwittingly, he trained a dolphin to kill the president of the United States.


Dr. Jake Terrell, who has been training a pair of dolphins for many years, has had a breakthrough. He has taught his dolphins to speak and understand English, although they do have a limited vocabulary. When the dolphins are stolen, he discovers they're to be used in an assassination attempt. Now he is in a race to discover who is the target, and where the dolphins are, before the attempt is carried out.

  1. Mike Nichols


  2. Robert Merle


  3. Buck Henry


Top Billed Cast

  1. George C. Scott

    George C. Scott

    Jake Terrell

  2. Trish Van Devere

    Trish Van Devere

    Maggie Terrell

  3. Paul Sorvino

    Paul Sorvino

    Curtis Mahoney

  4. John Dehner

    John Dehner


  5. Severn Darden

    Severn Darden


  6. Elizabeth Wilson

    Elizabeth Wilson

    Mrs. Rome

  7. William Roerick


  8. Phyllis Davis

    Phyllis Davis


  9. Pat Zurica

    First Mate

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The Day of the Dolphin
The Day of the Dolphin

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Original Language English

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