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Blackfish (2013)

PG-13
83 min | Documentary, Biography, News

A documentary following the controversial captivity of killer whales, and its dangers for both humans and whales.
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Jonathan Ingalls | Chris Towey (as Christopher Towey)
Editor
Eli B. Despres (as Eli Despres)
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Release date
Jan 19, 2013 (United States)

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Tilikum
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John Hargrove
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Samantha Berg
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Mark Simmons
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Dean Gomersall
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James Earl Jones
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Shamu
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Carol Ray
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John Jett
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Dawn Brancheau
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Jeffrey Ventre
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Dave Duffus
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Jim Payne
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Martha Sugalski
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Whoopi Goldberg
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David Kirby
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Anderson Cooper
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John Crowe
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Howard Garrett
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Eric Walters
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Ken Balcomb
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Steve Huxter
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Christopher Porter
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Kelty Burn
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Lori Marino
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Kelly Clark
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John Black
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Ken Welsch
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John Sillick
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Tamarie Tollison
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Orkid
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Splash
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Robin Sheets
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Meredith Vieira
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Ken Peters
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Daniel Dukes
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Alexis Martinez
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Suzanne Allee
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Mercedes Martinez
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Valerie Dratch
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Jim Solomons
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Thad Lacinak
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Dave McDaniel
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Chuck Tompkins
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Ratings Breakdown

8.1 / 10 | 61,307 votes