Flipper (1996)

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Sandy is a young teenager embittered by his parents' divorce. When his mother sends him to spend the summer with his ex-hippie uncle, who works as a fisherman near Key West, he is not pleased. While out fishing with his uncle, he saves a dolphin, which gratefully follows him back to his uncle's beachfront home. Much to the annoyance of the local fishermen, Sandy adopts the dolphin, 'Flipper', as a pet. However, someone is dumping toxic waste into the sea. Flipper and Sandy, aided by a local girl, Kim, have to find the culprit.

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