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Charles Martin Smith

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  • 'Dolphin Tale': Is it in the tank for family viewers?

    Dolphins are so cute that many kids wish they could have them as pets. These marine cuties are too big for the home aquarium, so kids will have to content themselves with watching pint-sized characters nurse an injured dolphin back to health in "Dolphin...
  • Bethany Hamilton Joins 'Dolphin Tale 2′

    Professional surfer Bethany Hamilton will portray herself in Alcon Entertainment's family feature, "Dolphin Tale 2." Hamilton, the inspiration for the movie "Soul Surfer," was bitten by a 14-foot tiger shark at the age of 13 while surfing off Kauai's...
  • 'Dolphin Tale' Cast Returns for Sequel

    Winter The Dolphin and the rest of 2011′s "Dolphin Tale" cast will return for Alcon Entertainment's sequel, with shooting starting in October. Harry Connick Jr., Morgan Freeman, Kris Kristofferson, Ashley Judd, Nathan Gamble and Cozi Zuehlsdorff...
  • Oscars Outdoors goes back to the drive-in with 'American Graffiti'

     Oscars Outdoors goes back to the drive-in with 'American Graffiti'
    Where were you in the summer of '73? Like a lot of Americans, you might have been in a theater or drive-in movie basking in the nostalgic glow of "American Graffiti." George Lucas' enduring and endearing coming-of-age-story set during the course of...
  • 'Dolphin Tale' Sequel Due Sept. 19

    Winter the Dolphin is coming back with Hope the Dolphin with Warner Bros. dating Alcon Entertainment's "Dolphin Tale 2" for Sept. 19, 2014. The sequel will tell another true story inspired by the life of Winter -- and also involving a new baby dolphin...
  • 'Dolphin Tale' Sequel In Development

    Winter the Dolphin may be back on the big screen with Alcon Entertainment moving toward producing a sequel to its 2011 family drama "Dolphin Tale." Charles Martin Smith, who directed "Dolphin Tale," is on board to helm the sequel from his own script,...
  • Around Town: Films, screenings and more in L.A. this week

     
    With Gary Oldman getting strong reviews and Oscar buzz for his performance as spy George Smiley in “Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy”, the Arclight in Hollywood is offering a six-film retrospective of the British actor’s career beginning...
  • Movie Review: Dolphin Tale

     
    The story of how Winter, a New Smyrna Beach dolphin, lost her tail and became the star attraction of the Clearwater Aquarium becomes an adorable kids' film in “Dolphin Tale.” No, this isn't how it really happened. But director Charles Martin...
  • A real horse race at the box office this weekend

     
    Can Brad Pitt open a movie, REALLY open a movie? It's been a while since he's tried. “Moneyball” is his best Oscar shot since “Benjamin Button,” and I think, a better movie. VERY good reviews, overall, for this one. But will his...
  • ‘American Graffiti,’ new special edition on BluRay

     
    It had been so long since I'd seen George Lucas' breakthrough film “American Graffiti” I had forgotten Harrison Ford sings in it. He's picked up “Ronny” Howard's character's girlfriend (Cindy Williams) in his Chevy hot rod, and...
  • A visit to “Dolphin Tale” – the 3D movie filming in Clearwater

     
    I dropped by the Clearwater Aquarium to watch a bit of the filming on Alcon/Warner Bros. production, “Dolphin Tale,” a fall 2011 family film shooting there through Dec. 10. It's a fictionalized account of the plucky little dolphin Winter,...
  • Set visit today — “Dolphin Tale”

     
    Headed over today to the Clearwater set of the new kid-friendly movie about Winter the Dolphin, how he came to be rescued and re-habbed with a prosthetic tale and have a new home in the Clearwater Aquarium. Harry Connick Jr. is among the stars of this...