Flipper (1964)

  • Genre: Action & Adventure, Family, Drama
  • Creator: Ricou Browning, Jack Cowden
  • First Air Date: 1964-09-19
  • Last Air Date: 1967-04-15
  • Total Seasons: 3
  • Total Episodes: 88
  • Status: Ended
  • Episode Runtime: 26 min.
  • Production Company: Miami Seaquarium
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Networks: NBC
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Flipper, from Ivan Tors Films in association with Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Television, is an American television program first broadcast on NBC from September 19, 1964, until April 15, 1967. Flipper, a bottlenose dolphin, is the companion animal of Porter Ricks, Chief Warden at fictional Coral Key Park and Marine Preserve in southern Florida, and his two young sons, Sandy and Bud. The show has been dubbed an "aquatic Lassie", and a considerable amount of juvenile merchandise inspired by the show was produced during its first-run.

  • Keywords: dolphin, sea, florida, park ranger, animal, single father
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    Flipper Seasons

    Season 1

    First Air Date: 1964-09-19
    30 Episodes

    Season 2

    First Air Date: 1965-09-18
    30 Episodes

    Season 3

    First Air Date: 1966-09-17
    28 Episodes

    Flipper Episodes

    Title Air Date Duration
    Season 1Episode 1Pilot60 min
    Season 1Episode 2Treasure Hunt60 min
    Season 1Episode 3Green Freak60 min
    Season 1Episode 4True Believer60 min
    Season 1Episode 5Kidnapped (1)60 min
    Season 1Episode 6Kidnapped Part Deux (2)60 min
    Season 1Episode 7With Brothers Like This60 min
    Season 1Episode 8Submersible (aka Yellow Submarine)60 min
    Season 1Episode 9F. Scott60 min
    Season 1Episode 10That's a Moray! (aka Skeleton Garden)60 min
    Season 1Episode 11Fish Out of Water60 min
    Season 1Episode 12Pearl Maker60 min
    Season 1Episode 13Missile Crisis60 min
    Season 1Episode 14Hurricane60 min
    Season 1Episode 15Surf Gang60 min
    Season 1Episode 16Monkey Island60 min
    Season 1Episode 17Menace to Seaciety60 min
    Season 1Episode 18The Girl Who Came to Dinner60 min
    Season 1Episode 19Muddy Waters60 min
    Season 1Episode 20Past Tense60 min
    Season 1Episode 21Sharks!60 min
    Season 1Episode 22Flipper Speaks!60 min
    Season 2Episode 1The White Dolphin60 min
    Season 2Episode 2Sea Horse60 min
    Season 2Episode 3Ghost Ship60 min
    Season 2Episode 4The Sword of Carlos de Cabral60 min
    Season 2Episode 5Radio Free Flipper60 min
    Season 2Episode 6A Day at the Boat Races60 min
    Season 2Episode 7Maternity Test60 min
    Season 2Episode 8Best of the Beach60 min
    Season 2Episode 9Wedding Bell Blues60 min
    Season 2Episode 10Ebb Tide60 min
    Season 2Episode 11Long Weekend60 min
    Season 2Episode 12Paradise Found60 min
    Season 2Episode 13Flipper Goes to Miami60 min
    Season 2Episode 14Beach Music60 min
    Season 2Episode 15Help Me, Rhonda60 min
    Season 2Episode 16La Sirene Maya60 min
    Season 2Episode 17Mermaid Island60 min
    Season 2Episode 18The Package60 min
    Season 2Episode 19Retribution Beach60 min
    Season 2Episode 20On the Ropes60 min
    Season 2Episode 21Target Practice60 min
    Season 2Episode 22Reflections60 min
    Season 3Episode 1A Fine Romance60 min
    Season 3Episode 2The Mayday Kid60 min
    Season 3Episode 3Swimming with Sharks60 min
    Season 3Episode 4U-Boat60 min
    Season 3Episode 5Sea Demons60 min
    Season 3Episode 6Missing60 min
    Season 3Episode 7The Outsiders60 min
    Season 3Episode 8Splashdown60 min
    Season 3Episode 9Big Fish, Little Fish60 min
    Season 3Episode 10Thanksgiving60 min
    Season 3Episode 11Silent Night60 min
    Season 3Episode 12Storm Island60 min
    Season 3Episode 13Lost and Found60 min
    Season 3Episode 14The Challenge60 min
    Season 3Episode 15Fallen Hero60 min
    Season 3Episode 16Predator60 min
    Season 3Episode 17Stars & Stripes60 min
    Season 4Episode 1Wreck of the Zephyr60 min
    Season 4Episode 2One Perfect Day60 min
    Season 4Episode 3A Helping Hand60 min
    Season 4Episode 4The Wish60 min
    Season 4Episode 5Saving Tom60 min
    Season 4Episode 6Spring Break60 min
    Season 4Episode 7Blind Faith60 min
    Season 4Episode 8Nickels & Dimes60 min
    Season 4Episode 9Hurricane60 min
    Season 4Episode 10Free-Diving60 min
    Season 4Episode 11A Night to Remember60 min
    Season 4Episode 12Princess Weekend60 min
    Season 4Episode 13Waterworld60 min
    Season 4Episode 14Black Dolphin60 min
    Season 4Episode 15Class60 min
    Season 4Episode 16The Inquiry60 min
    Season 4Episode 17Cap in Love60 min
    Season 4Episode 18Message in a Bottle60 min
    Season 4Episode 19Going Solo60 min
    Season 4Episode 20Kidd's Treasure60 min
    Season 4Episode 21Mr. Mom60 min
    Season 4Episode 22Mystery Ship60 min
    Season 4Episode 23Re-Educating Rita60 min
    Season 4Episode 24The Survivor60 min
    Season 4Episode 25Destiny60 min
    Season 4Episode 26Prodigal Father60 min
    Season 4Episode 27The Dreaming60 min
    • Luke Halpin

      as Sandy Ricks
    • Brian Kelly

      as Porter Ricks
    • Tommy Norden

      as Bud Ricks
    Production Ivan Tors Producer
    Production Ricou Browning Producer