FREE WILLY 3:THE RESCUE
Jason James Richter, August Schellenberg, Anne Corley, Vincent Berry
Warner Bros.; Directed by Sam Pillsbury
Rated PG; 85 minutes; 1997
Jason James Richter returns for a third go-round in this sequel to the popular family drama. This time out, a young manís father is running an illegal whaling operation. When he meets up with Willyís friend, Jesse (Jason James Richter), now 17, tracking whales on an oceanic research vessel, the two boys embark on a risky adventure to save the lives of a giant Orca and its family.
"The best WILLY yet! A real award winner!"
- Elayne Blythe, FILM ADVISORY BOARD
"A whole of a tale for the whole family . . . real adventure and seagoing beauty as well."
- David Sheehan, CBS-TV
- Jeff Craig, SIXTY SECOND PREVIEW
"A real treat for the entire family!"
- Ron Brewington, AMERICAN URBAN RADIO NETWORKS
"The best of the FREE WILLY pictures!"
- SISKEL & EBERT
"Absolutely delightful. Clearly the best of the FREE WILLY movies."
- Jeffrey Lyons, WNBC-TV