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'Dolphin Tale's' star, story and setting a life-changer for many
'Dolphin Tale's' star, story and setting a life-changer for many

During production of "Dolphin Tale 2" at Clearwater Marine Aquarium in Florida, the nonprofit facility operated 24/7 to rescue, rehab and release injured sea creatures, including dolphins and turtles. The center was open to the public only on weekends, but during the first week of shooting, the aquarium made an exception, and production shut down for a special visitor: a gravely ill girl from Sweden who had flown in to see Winter, star of the 2011 film "Dolphin Tale." The Atlantic bottlenose dolphin had been fitted with a prosthetic tail after a crab trap cut the circulation to her fluke when she was a baby. "She was supposed to come see Winter as her last wish...

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