A fisherman in the Florida Keys opposes his son's friendship with the dolphin Flipper (1963), the movie that led to the 1960's TV series.
Set in Bal Harbor Institute, a marine mammal research facility set in the beautiful Florida Keys, where ground-breaking studies are being conducted on dolphin behavior. Home to Flipper, one of the most loved TV characters of all time.
Following credits shot underwater, Chuck Connors narrates the introduction, not all shot in the Florida Keys, setting up the original Flipper, 1963, starring Luke Halpin as 'Sandy.'
Big scene as Sandy (Luke Halpin) discovers Flipper (the dolphin 'Mitzi') really wants to play, alarming his mother (Kathleen Maguire) in the original Flipper, 1963.
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