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2.5
47 Ratings

The Day of the Dolphin

Directed by Mike Nichols
United States, 1973
Thriller, Drama

Synopsis

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.

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The Day of the Dolphin Directed by Mike Nichols

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1974 | 2 nominations including: Best Sound

National Board of Review

1973 | Winner: Top Ten Films

Golden Globes (USA)

1974 | Nominee: Best Original Score - Motion Picture

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