Who was the "name" star of the 1963 movie version of Flipper?
"Flipper" is an American feature film released on August 14, 1963 written by Arthur Weiss based upon a story by Ricou Browning and Jack Cowden. Produced by Ivan Tors and directed by James B. Clark, it portrays a 12-year-old boy living with his parents in the Florida Keys, who befriends an injured wild dolphin. The lad and his pet become inseparable, eventually overcoming the misgivings of his fisherman father.
Chuck Connors as Porter Ricks
Luke Halpin as Sandy Ricks
Kathleen Maguire as Martha Ricks
Connie Scott as Kim Parker
Jane Rose as Hettie White