Flipper (1963)

The wonderful story of a boy and his amazing underwater friend!

  • Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
  • Release Date: 1963-08-14
  • User Rating: 5.7/10 from 54 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 30min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Ivan Tors Productions
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Director: James B. Clark
star 5.7/10
From 54 Ratings


Sandy is distraught when, having saved Flipper by pulling out a spear, his father insists the dolphin be released. A grateful Flipper, however, returns the favor when Sandy is threatened by sharks.

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  • Chuck Connors

    as Porter Ricks
  • Luke Halpin

    as Sandy Ricks
  • Connie Scott

    as Kim Parker
  • Jane Rose

    as Hettie White
  • Joe Higgins

    as L.C. Porett
  • Robertson White

    as Mr. Abrams
  • George Applewhite

    as Sheriff Rogers
  • Kathleen Maguire

    as Martha Ricks
Directing James B. Clark Director
Writing Ricou Browning Story
Writing Jack Cowden Story
Writing Arthur Weiss Writer
Production Ivan Tors Producer
Camera Lamar Boren Director of Photography
Camera Joseph C. Brun Director of Photography
Sound Van Allen James Sound Editor
Production Ben Chapman Production Supervisor
Sound Howard Warren Sound
Sound Henry Vars Original Music Composer
Editing Warren Adams Editor
Sound Henry Vars Conductor
Production Harry Redmond Jr. Associate Producer
Production Ricou Browning Associate Producer
Crew Robert C. Cannom Technical Advisor
Production Robert A. Foss Producer's Assistant
Production Jeb Gholson Producer's Assistant
Crew Milton Santini Animal Wrangler
Crew Virginia Santini Animal Wrangler
Crew Dale Hyldahl Animal Wrangler
Crew John Cunningham Lilly Thanks
Crew Adolph Frohn Thanks