Free Willy: Netflix Release Date

Free Willy is a adventure movie directed by Simon Wincer. The movie was initially released on July 16, 1993, and has an 6 rating on IMDb.

Free Willy is premiering on Netflix on Saturday, January 1, 2022. Let’s take a look at the cast, movie plot, reviews and what else is on Netflix. ⬇️

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Free Willy Netflix Release Date

Free Willy is scheduled to be released on Netflix on January 1, 2022. You can also view all new Netflix releases on Jan. 1, 2022. So, what time can you sit down and start watching Free Willy?

Netflix Premiere Date January 1, 2022 (US)
Original Release Date July 16, 1993
Where to Watch Netflix
IMDb Website IMDb
Movie Genre Adventure
Parental Rating PG

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If you live on the east coast, you can start watching Free Willy at 3:01 AM (ET), and if you’re on the west coast, the release happens at 12:01 AM (PT). Some Netflix titles are considered original in one country but not in another and may not be available in your region. Below are the start times for United States main time zones.

Eastern (ET) 3:01 AM
Central (CT) 2:01 AM
Mountain (MST) 1:01 AM
Pacific (PT) 12:01 AM

Note: Netflix original movies and TV series are almost always released globally at the same time at midnight PT/3:00 AM ET on the day of release.

Free Willy Cast and Plot

Free Willy stars Jason James Richter, Lori Petty, Michael Madsen.

What is Free Willy about?

When a boy learns that a beloved killer whale is to be killed by the aquarium owners, the boy risks everything to free the whale.

Free Willy Reviews

Free Willy has an IMDb rating of 6/10 based on 73,171 user votes, and score on Rotten Tomatoes. Please note, these user reviews are accurate at the time of writing. We will continue to updated Free Willy reviews periodically.

Is Free Willy a Netflix Original?
Free Willy is a movie released in 1993.

When did Free Willy originally come out?
Free Willy was originally released on Friday, July 16, 1993.

Is Free Willy on Netflix?

What age rating is Free Willy?
Free Willy is rated: PG. A PG-rated material should be reviewed by parents before they let their younger children watch. Parental guidance is suggested as some material may not be suitable for children.

Who directed Free Willy?
Free Willy was produced by Canal+, Regency Enterprises, Alcor Films, Donner/Shuler-Donner Productions, and Warner Bros. Pictures, with a budget of $20 million. Its initial release on July 16, 1993, made approximately Not Available at the Box Office.

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