Otter 501 Movie

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Who's Involved:

Bob Talbot

Release Date:

Friday, May 11, 2012 (Limited)

Runtime: 1 hr, 24 m
Language: English

Plot: What's the story about?

A storm grows, a sea otter pup is separated from her mother, and a young woman bound for adventure blows in to town. On a wild, windswept beach these lives collide and an entire species' survival gets personal. Through Katie's eyes you will see our playful pup, otter number 501, get an amazing second chance at life in the wild. As the two learn to navigate the opportunities and risks of life without anchor we see the incredible efforts people have undertaken to return sea otters from the brink of existence. Framed against the strikingly beautiful Monterey Bay coastline, the last stronghold of these iconic animals, Katie discovers just how serious this threat remains.

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Filming Timeline

  1. December 1969: The film was in Completed status.

Otter 501 Release Date: When was the film released?

Otter 501 was released in 2012 on Friday, May 11, 2012 (Limited release). There were 16 other movies released on the same date, including Dark Shadows, Hick and Sleepless Night.

When will the movie be on DVD?

Tuesday, November 19, 2013

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