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The Cove

23 Ratings: 4.2
2009 Documentary focusing on the capture and hunt of dolphines in Taiiji, Japan

 The Cove is a 2009 documentary film documenting the annual killing of more than 2,500 dolphins in a cove at Taiji, Wakayama in Japan. The film was directed by former National Geographic photographer Louis Psihoyos, and was filmed secretly during … see full wiki

4 reviews about The Cove
review by . December 28, 2010
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**** out of ****      Richard O'Barry proposes the possibility that perhaps Dolphins are misleading creatures. In "The Cove", O'Barry even says that while Dolphins always appear to be smiling, on the inside they are constantly crying out for help. Maybe Dolphins do not know how to show emotions as we are. For example, if we woke up in a pool full of our own feces, we would yell for help. Dolphins can't do anything about it. And if they can't take it …
review by . August 14, 2009
Let's get something straight.  I am not the knee-jerk reaction, activist type.  This movie made its case and I plan to write my first "activist" letter.      Most of the dolphins that you see at Seaworld and "swim with dolphin" types of venues are captured in the wild near the Japanese village of Taiiji.  This is a multi-billion dollar industry and when there are large amounts of money involved, bad things can happen.  One man has been …
Quick Tip by . March 17, 2010
Your love for Flipper killed the many dolphins out there because that's a billion $ industry. Unbelievable?!
Quick Tip by . February 05, 2010
Effectively alarming - a must see! I'm so glad I'm aware of this now and can help to stop the atrocities. being committed in Taiji
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