Genre: Adventure, Family
Duration: 30 min.
Flipper, from Ivan Tors Films in association with Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Television, is an American television program first broadcast on NBC from September 19, 1964, until April 15, 1967. Flipper, a bottlenose dolphin, is the companion animal of Porter Ricks, Chief Warden at fictional Coral Key Park and Marine Preserve in southern Florida, and his two young sons, Sandy and Bud. The show has been dubbed an "aquatic Lassie", and a considerable amount of juvenile merchandise inspired by the show was produced during its first-run.
feel good, realistic, captivating, semi serious, light, serious
family outing, kids
animal life, dolphins, sea, adventure, young heroes, save the day, escapades, family relations, friendship, swimming, youth, park ranger, danger, scuba, adaptation, justice, family, friends, coming of age, family life, single father, animal, teenage boy, brother brother relationship, father son relationship
60s, 20th century