10,079 total votes
Free Willy

Free Willy

Free Willy is a 1993 American family drama film that was released by Warner Bros. under its Family Entertainment label. The film stars Jason James Richter as a delinquent boy who becomes attached to a captive orca, the film's eponymous "Willy." Followed by three sequels Free Willy 2: The Adventure Home, Free Willy 3: The Rescue, and Free Willy: Escape from Pirate's Cove, and a short-lived animated television series, Free Willy was a financial success, eventually making a star out of its protagonist Keiko. The film's famous climax has been spoofed several times in popular culture. Michael Jackson produced and performed "Will You Be There", the theme for the film, ... more on Wikipedia

Free Willy is ranked on...

#430 of 575 Things That Are Not As Cool As People Think They Are 1.1M VOTES Jorts are the dumbest things I've ever seen. Next to Toms shoes. Next to the Toyota Prius. Next to d-bags taking pictures of...
#204 of 1,222 The Greatest Film Scores of All Time 210.1k VOTES This list contains greatest movie themes and scores ever recorded, chosen by the Ranker community. (NOTE: This list is for f...
#60 of 186 People who voted for Free Willy... People under 30 are 3x more likely to vote for this The Best Movies for Tweens 95.8k VOTES Raising a tweenager can be a handful. It's a very awkward age all around and they can be hard to find good, family friendly ...
#42 of 121 The Best Movies of 1993 11.8k VOTES A list of the best movies of 1993, from blockbusters like Jurassic Park to action movies like Demolition Man. The '90s were ...
#12 of 18 18 Movies With "Happy Endings" That Were Actually Unspeakably Tragic 100.9k VOTES The ending of a film is meant to tie things up into a neat little package. But when you look at the “life affirming” and “ha...
#4 of 12 Classic '90s Kids Movies You Forgot Are Actually Super Messed Up 2.9k VOTES '90s kids love to remember the fun movies of their childhood, but looking back on them with an adult perspective a...
#13 of 72 The Best Live Action Animal Movies for Kids 15k VOTES What are the best animal movies for kids? This list of great live animal movies for children includes some of the most class...
#20 of 183 The Greatest Animal Movies Ever Made 57.5k VOTES Some of the best and most beloved movies feature cute pets, barnyard critters, jungle animals, and dangerous beasts. What is...
#4 of 22 The Best Eco-Friendly Kids Movies 456 VOTES You're never too young to learn about earth stewardship. That's where these environmentally friendly kids movies come in. ...
#31 of 179 The Best PG Adventure Movies 4.9k VOTES List of PG adventure movies, ranked from best to worst with movie trailers when available. This list takes the best PG adven...
#38 of 205 The Best PG Family Movies 9.4k VOTES List of PG family movies, ranked from best to worst with movie trailers when available. This list takes the best PG family m...
#14 of 104 The Best PG Family-Oriented Adventure Movies 1.7k VOTES List of PG family-oriented adventure movies, ranked from best to worst with movie trailers when available. This list takes t...
#26 of 65 The Greatest Kids Movies of the 1990s 35.7k VOTES The best ‘90s kids movies span a massive spectrum, from family friendly to kid-centric, from live-action to animation, and e...
#113 of 189 The Best PG Drama Movies 1.6k VOTES List of PG drama movies, ranked from best to worst with movie trailers when available. This list takes the best PG drama mov...
#61 of 71 Good Movies for 11 Year Olds 7.4k VOTES This list has lots of awesome movies for 11 year olds, ranked from best to worst by user votes. The best movies for 11 year ...
#35 of 324 The Best Warner Bros. Entertainment Movies List 4.7k VOTES List of Warner Bros. Entertainment movies, ranked best to worst, including trailers, genres, and release dates. Warner Bros....
#33 of 159 The Best Family Drama Movies of All Time 5k VOTES The best family drama movies represent a fun bonding experience for the entire family. What makes a good family drama? Typic...
#12 of 29 The Best '90s Family Movies 2.8k VOTES "You're killin' me, Smalls!" That's just one of the many lines you'll be reciting as you vote on this list of best...
#22 of 100 The Best Michael Madsen Movies 1.7k VOTES List of the best Michael Madsen movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Michael Madsen's highest gr...
#18 of 51 The Greatest Guilty Pleasure Family Movies 10.2k VOTES Is there anything quite as delightfully nostalgic as revisiting your favorite guilty pleasure family movies? While these mov...
#24 of 74 The Best PG Animal Picture Movies 1.1k VOTES List of PG animal movies, ranked from best to worst with movie trailers when available. This list takes the best PG animal m...
#9 of 42 The Best Danielle Harris Movies 713 VOTES List of the best Danielle Harris movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Danielle Harris's highest ...
#13 of 72 The Best PG Family Movies 1k VOTES List of PG children's/family movies, ranked from best to worst with movie trailers when available. This list takes the best ...
#18 of 96 The Best Michael Ironside Movies 882 VOTES List of the best Michael Ironside movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Michael Ironside's highes...
#6 of 32 The Best Movies Directed by Simon Wincer 232 VOTES List of all movies directed by Simon Wincer ranked from best to worst with photos. Films directed by Simon Wincer are listed...
#5 of 120 The Best Regency Enterprises Movies List 428 VOTES List of Regency Enterprises movies, ranked from best to worst, including trailers, genres, and release dates. Regency Enterp...
#17 of 26 The Greatest Guilty Pleasure Kids Movies 308 VOTES Not all children's films are winners, but that doesn't stop adults from reveling in the cheesiest kids movies out ...
#4 of 42 The Best Adventure Movies for 11 Year Old Kids 205 VOTES The top adventure films for 11 year olds feature a few of the most iconic heroes in cinema history. Indiana Jones, Harry Pot...
#4 of 40 The Best Movies for 10 Year Old Boys 129 VOTES What movies should 10 year old boys watch? How about a sports movies like The Sandlot, which also mixes in a nice coming of ...
#12 of 41 The Best Movies for 8 Year Old Boys 103 VOTES Kids today have a lot of different ways to entertain themselves. This list of good movies for 8 year old boys should be adde...
#8 of 40 The Best Movies for 10 Year Old Girls 214 VOTES There is truly something for every young one on this list of movies for 10 year old girls. Princesses, a magical nanny, and ...
#21 of 40 The Best Adventure Movies for 10 Year Old Kids 176 VOTES This list of appropriate adventure movies for 10 year old kids is a mix of animated and live-action films. It also includes ...
#3 of 8 The Best Jason James Richter Movies 61 VOTES List of the best Jason James Richter movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Jason James Richter's ...

Free Willy is also found on...

Films Scored By Basil Poledouris Famous Movies Filmed in Oregon List of All Movies Released in 1993