Andre


1h 34m 1994

Brief Synopsis

Set in 1962, the true story of an orphaned newborn seal who is nursed back to health by the Whitney family of Rockport, Maine. In winter, when the local harbor freezes over and the waters become dangerous, the Whitneys place Andre in the Boston Aquarium. The plan is to release him in the spring to embark on an ocean journey heading south with the other seals, but to everyone's surprise the loyal creature makes the 400-mile trek back to Maine.

Film Details

Also Known As
Sälen Andre
MPAA Rating
Genre
Drama
Adventure
Family
Nature
Adaptation
Release Date
1994
Production Company
Kushner/Locke Company
Distribution Company
PARAMOUNT PICTURES/TURNER PICTURES WORLDWIDE DISTRIBUTION; Concorde Filmverleih Gmbh; Paramount Home Media; Paramount Pictures; Rank Film Distributors Inc; Rank Film Distributors Ltd; Sony Pictures Home Entertainment; Sony Pictures Releasing International; Turner Entertainment Company; Turner Pictures Worldwide Distribution; Union Generale
Location
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 34m

Synopsis

Set in 1962, the true story of an orphaned newborn seal who is nursed back to health by the Whitney family of Rockport, Maine. In winter, when the local harbor freezes over and the waters become dangerous, the Whitneys place Andre in the Boston Aquarium. The plan is to release him in the spring to embark on an ocean journey heading south with the other seals, but to everyone's surprise the loyal creature makes the 400-mile trek back to Maine.

Film Details

Also Known As
Sälen Andre
MPAA Rating
Genre
Drama
Adventure
Family
Nature
Adaptation
Release Date
1994
Production Company
Kushner/Locke Company
Distribution Company
PARAMOUNT PICTURES/TURNER PICTURES WORLDWIDE DISTRIBUTION; Concorde Filmverleih Gmbh; Paramount Home Media; Paramount Pictures; Rank Film Distributors Inc; Rank Film Distributors Ltd; Sony Pictures Home Entertainment; Sony Pictures Releasing International; Turner Entertainment Company; Turner Pictures Worldwide Distribution; Union Generale
Location
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 34m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States Summer August 17, 1994

Released in United States on Video February 21, 1995

Began shooting January 31, 1994.

Completed shooting March 31, 1994.

First theatrical feature film from the Kushner-Locke TV producing team.

Released in United States Summer August 17, 1994

Released in United States on Video February 21, 1995