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Namu, the Killer Whale (1966)





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A marine biologist tends to a wounded "killer" whale, and learns that the animal's reputation as a vicious, merciless beast is quite unfounded. He then fights to protect the injured orca from angry local fishermen in this drama, which was based on a true story.

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Robert Lansing
as Hank Donner
Lee Meriwether
as Kate Rand
John Anderson
as Joe Clausen
Robin Mattson
as Lisa Rand
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Critic Reviews for Namu, the Killer Whale

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1960s whale adventure has some peril, but teaches tolerance.

May 10, 2013 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…

...ideal family entertainment.

April 14, 2005 | Rating: 2.5/4 | Full Review…

I found it to be a whale of a film, a superior children's film that adults might also enjoy.

November 12, 2002 | Rating: B | Full Review…

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