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|Namu My Best Friend|
Actors: Robert Lansing, John Anderson, Robin Mattson, Richard Erdman, Lee Meriwether
Director: Laslo Benedek
Genres: Action & Adventure, Drama, Kids & Family
Based on the amazing true story of a marine biologist (Robert Lansing) who befriends a six-ton Orcawhale, this "honest, fascinating and vigorously wholesome film" (Citizen-News) is heartwarming fun for the whole family. Li... more »
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Reviewed on 9/17/2010...
A fine picture for the whole family.
1 of 1 member(s) found this review helpful.
(3 out of 5 stars)
"It's ok. It has momments where it's really exciting and in the moment, but it wasn't enough to keep me entertand. Free Willy is more my style because it has action and is more recent. This might be becaus Namu is about the first whale capurted and they think it will kill everyone. But this is a good movie, and is very emotional in the end."
A very sweet film
D. Frank | Arlington, VA | 01/02/2008
(4 out of 5 stars)
"This movie was made in the 60s, but wears well. It is the true story of the first killer whale ever captured. Better than the Free Willy movies. And if your kids ever saw Shamu at SeaWorld and wondered what Shamu means, it means "friend of Namu" -- yes, this Namu in the movie."