Flipper: The New Adventures

Flipper: The New Adventures

1995 - 2000, Drama
Dr. Keith Ricks returns to Florida to lead a team of scientists studying dolphins.

Episode Guide

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - The Dreaming (Season 4 Episode 26)
    Season 4 Episode 26:

    The Dreaming

    Jackie's dream that Flipper is in trouble comes true, plunging her into saving him.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - Prodigal Father (Season 4 Episode 25)
    Season 4 Episode 25:

    Prodigal Father

    Courtney's father returns for a visit after an extended absence.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - Destiny (Season 4 Episode 24)
    Season 4 Episode 24:


    A young princess learns what it's like to live free from royal duties for a little while.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - The Survivor (Season 4 Episode 23)
    Season 4 Episode 23:

    The Survivor

    Tom has to rescue one of Jackie's friends after they wander off during a camping trip.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - Re-educating Rita (Season 4 Episode 22)
    Season 4 Episode 22:

    Re-educating Rita

    A strange dolphin shows up in Bal Harbour.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - Mystery Ship (Season 4 Episode 21)
    Season 4 Episode 21:

    Mystery Ship

    Delaney and Holly think they've found a dream come true when they discover a floating abandoned ship.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - Mr. Mom (Season 4 Episode 20)
    Season 4 Episode 20:

    Mr. Mom

    Alex is called back to duty for training; Tom must take over the household chores.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - Kidd's Treasure (Season 4 Episode 19)
    Season 4 Episode 19:

    Kidd's Treasure

    Chris and some friends go hunting for pirate treasure against their parents' wishes.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - Going Solo (Season 4 Episode 18)
    Season 4 Episode 18:

    Going Solo

    A solo yachtswoman learns an important lesson about human nature.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - Message in a Bottle (Season 4 Episode 17)
    Season 4 Episode 17:

    Message in a Bottle

    Jackie and Audrey trace a message in a bottle.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - Cap in Love (Season 4 Episode 16)
    Season 4 Episode 16:

    Cap in Love

    Audrey helps Cap reunite with an old flame.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - The Inquiry (Season 4 Episode 15)
    Season 4 Episode 15:

    The Inquiry

    Delaney is accused of negligence after a rescue.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - Class (Season 4 Episode 14)
    Season 4 Episode 14:


    Trying to avoid criminal charges, a wealthy but aging thrill seeker showers the Hamptons with gifts, challenging Tom's moral values.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - Black Dolphin (Season 4 Episode 13)
    Season 4 Episode 13:

    Black Dolphin

    Flipper is blamed for a series of attacks in the harbor when a Navy-trained dolphin is actually responsible.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - Waterworld (Season 4 Episode 12)
    Season 4 Episode 12:


    A diver looking for Atlantis saves Courtney.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - Princess Weekend (Season 4 Episode 11)
    Season 4 Episode 11:

    Princess Weekend

    Susie runs away from Princess Weekend.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - A Night to Remember (Season 4 Episode 10)
    Season 4 Episode 10:

    A Night to Remember

    Tom and Alex mark their anniversary.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - Free-Diving (Season 4 Episode 9)
    Season 4 Episode 9:


    Holly and Courtney help a diver try for a world record.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - Nickels & Dimes (Season 4 Episode 8)
    Season 4 Episode 8:

    Nickels & Dimes

    Chris befriends an elderly man who mourns the son that drowned at sea.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - Blind Faith (Season 4 Episode 7)
    Season 4 Episode 7:

    Blind Faith

    After a failed rescue attempt, Tom suffers a crisis of confidence.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - Spring Break (Season 4 Episode 6)
    Season 4 Episode 6:

    Spring Break

    Courtney learns about the perils of drinking.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - Saving Tom (Season 4 Episode 5)
    Season 4 Episode 5:

    Saving Tom

    An emergency call comes through while Tom and Chris are diving.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - The Wish (Season 4 Episode 4)
    Season 4 Episode 4:

    The Wish

    Jackie helps fulfill the wish of a young girl dying of leukemia who dreams of swimming with dolphins.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - A Helping Hand (Season 4 Episode 3)
    Season 4 Episode 3:

    A Helping Hand

    A friend's underwater panic-attack puts Holly's life in danger.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - One Perfect Day (Season 4 Episode 2)
    Season 4 Episode 2:

    One Perfect Day

    Joey falls overboard while learning to sail a catamaran.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - Wreck of the Zephyr (Season 4 Episode 1)
    Season 4 Episode 1:

    Wreck of the Zephyr

    Courtney runs away from home after a fight with her mother.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - Stars & Stripes (Season 3 Episode 17)
    Season 3 Episode 17:

    Stars & Stripes

    Alex discovers part of a Navy aircraft while water skiing.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - Predator (Season 3 Episode 16)
    Season 3 Episode 16:


    Alex encounters a white shark while diving for coral samples.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - Fallen Hero (Season 3 Episode 15)
    Season 3 Episode 15:

    Fallen Hero

    Jackie, inspired by the arrival of a popular filmmaker, borrows Tom's video camera to make a documentary.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - The Challenger (Season 3 Episode 14)
    Season 3 Episode 14:

    The Challenger

    Delaney's old friend unexpectly arrives seeking a place to hide.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - Lost and Found (Season 3 Episode 13)
    Season 3 Episode 13:

    Lost and Found

    A man stubbornly refuses to sell his shrimp fishing business.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - Storm Island (Season 3 Episode 12)
    Season 3 Episode 12:

    Storm Island

    The Hampton's boat is stolen; Alex's life is threatened.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - Silent Night (Season 3 Episode 11)
    Season 3 Episode 11:

    Silent Night

    Flipper tries to free a pregnant dolphin from the Institute; Tom's niece becomes involved with a drifter.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - Thanksgiving (Season 3 Episode 10)
    Season 3 Episode 10:


    The children's grandmother gets trapped in a tidal cave.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - Big Fish, Little Fish (Season 3 Episode 9)
    Season 3 Episode 9:

    Big Fish, Little Fish

    An unscrupulous salvage operator sabotages boats to collect a hefty fee.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - Splashdown (Season 3 Episode 8)
    Season 3 Episode 8:


    Chinese and U.S. governments are desperate to recover a satellite that plunged into the harbor.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - The Outsiders (Season 3 Episode 7)
    Season 3 Episode 7:

    The Outsiders

    Tom and Delaney intervene when Chris falls in with the wrong crowd.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - Missing (Season 3 Episode 6)
    Season 3 Episode 6:


    A girl fakes her death to be with her boyfriend and leave her controlling father.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - Sea Demons (Season 3 Episode 5)
    Season 3 Episode 5:

    Sea Demons

    Jacqui and Chris encounter a man presumed dead while searching for sea monsters.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - U-Boat (Season 3 Episode 4)
    Season 3 Episode 4:


    Tom and Delaney must apprehend a man before he destroys a sunken U-boat from World War II.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - Swimming With Sharks (Season 3 Episode 3)
    Season 3 Episode 3:

    Swimming With Sharks

    The gang searches for the cause of a disastrous oil spill.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - The Mayday Kid (Season 3 Episode 2)
    Season 3 Episode 2:

    The Mayday Kid

    A distress signal is thought to be a hoax; Chris attempts to save the victims of a boating accident.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - A Fine Romance (Season 3 Episode 1)
    Season 3 Episode 1:

    A Fine Romance

    Tom and Flipper try to catch a distributor selling contaminated fuel on the eve of Tom's wedding.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - Reflections (Season 2 Episode 22)
    Season 2 Episode 22:


    As a hurricane threatens, Maya reminisces about her life and friends while trapped in a drainage ditch with a broken leg.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - Target Practice (Season 2 Episode 21)
    Season 2 Episode 21:

    Target Practice

    Tom, Jennifer, Dean and Holly are stranded on an island that is used for target practice by Navy gunners.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - On the Ropes (Season 2 Episode 20)
    Season 2 Episode 20:

    On the Ropes

    Tom and Quinn organize a charity boxing match that attracts Dean and a young man who has a lot to lose if he enters the ring.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - Retribution Beach (Season 2 Episode 19)
    Season 2 Episode 19:

    Retribution Beach

    Tom (Whip Hubley) pleads self-defense when he shoots his former commander from Operation Desert Storm. With Elizabeth Morehead and Wren T. Brown.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - The Package (Season 2 Episode 18)
    Season 2 Episode 18:

    The Package

    Maya and Flipper's telepathic communication is needed when Tom is threatened by a man who hid incriminating computer disks in Jennifer's luggage.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - Mermaid Island (Season 2 Episode 17)
    Season 2 Episode 17:

    Mermaid Island

    A mysterious woman emerges from the waters off an island in dispute, and her fingerprints match those of a girl who drowned 12 years earlier.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - La Sirene Maya (Season 2 Episode 16)
    Season 2 Episode 16:

    La Sirene Maya

    Maya inherits a charm from her grandmother that gives her clairvoyant powers after an accident renders her unconscious.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - Help Me Rhonda (Season 2 Episode 15)
    Season 2 Episode 15:

    Help Me Rhonda

    Jennifer (Elizabeth Morehead) is suspicious of a young woman who seems to be enjoying Cap's (Gus Mercurio) company a little too much.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - Beach Music (Season 2 Episode 14)
    Season 2 Episode 14:

    Beach Music

    A supercomputer prototype on loan to Jennifer helps unravel the mystery of an itinerant blues musician with something to hide.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - Flipper Goes to Miami (Season 2 Episode 13)
    Season 2 Episode 13:

    Flipper Goes to Miami

    A couple of seedy crooks steal Aphrodite in hopes of using her to murder a prominent public official.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - Paradise Found (Season 2 Episode 12)
    Season 2 Episode 12:

    Paradise Found

    Holly and Dean are shipwrecked on an island inhabited for 12 years by lost children led by aggressive teenage males.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - Long Weekend (Season 2 Episode 11)
    Season 2 Episode 11:

    Long Weekend

    What should be a recreational holiday weekend turns into life-threatening situations for all. With Jessica Marie Alba, Wren T. Brown, Whip Hubley and Elizabeth Morehead.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - Ebb Tide (Season 2 Episode 10)
    Season 2 Episode 10:

    Ebb Tide

    Jennifer's (Elizabeth Morehead) attraction to the lifeguard who was once Tom's (Whip Hubley) mentor causes friction.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - Wedding Bell Blues (Season 2 Episode 9)
    Season 2 Episode 9:

    Wedding Bell Blues

    Quinn's wedding at sea hits rough sailing when a revenge-minded drug dealer hijacks the nuptial yacht.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - Best of the Beach (Season 2 Episode 8)
    Season 2 Episode 8:

    Best of the Beach

    Tom's former sweetheart, a beach volleyball professional, is kidnapped by her coach so a younger player can take her place in a tournament.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - Maternity Test (Season 2 Episode 7)
    Season 2 Episode 7:

    Maternity Test

    A child whom Flipper finds on a raft becomes a pawn in an international intrigue. With Jessica Marie Alba, Wren T. Brown, Whip Hubley and Elizabeth Morehead.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - A Day at the Boat Races (Season 2 Episode 6)
    Season 2 Episode 6:

    A Day at the Boat Races

    Craig's pal has a fuel-injection system that will revolutionize power-boat racing; a saboteur has other plans.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - Radio Free Flipper (Season 2 Episode 5)
    Season 2 Episode 5:

    Radio Free Flipper

    In trouble with the FCC and his girlfriend, an offshore radio station operator gets much-needed help from his dolphin listeners.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - The Sword of Carlos Cabral (Season 2 Episode 4)
    Season 2 Episode 4:

    The Sword of Carlos Cabral

    Maya is captivated by a young man who sailed from Portugal to find proof that his ancestor discovered America prior to Columbus.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - Ghost Ship (Season 2 Episode 3)
    Season 2 Episode 3:

    Ghost Ship

    Cap's account of a pirate ship attack on his charter is questioned until the same ship raids an art auction yacht.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - Sea Horse (Season 2 Episode 2)
    Season 2 Episode 2:

    Sea Horse

    Cap (Gus Mercurio) helps a friend save a racehorse from her estranged husband's deadly insurance scheme. With Whip Hubley and Elizabeth Morehead.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - The White Dolphin (Season 2 Episode 1)
    Season 2 Episode 1:

    The White Dolphin

    The Bal Harbor Institute gets a new director and new interns, while the Search and Rescue Station hires new deputies; Flipper finds a new friend.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - Flipper Speaks (Season 1 Episode 22)
    Season 1 Episode 22:

    Flipper Speaks

    While suffering from nitrogen narcosis, Keith dreams that another scientist steals the credit for his echolocation transmitting device that enables Flipper to talk.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - Sharks! (Season 1 Episode 21)
    Season 1 Episode 21:


    While trying to find out why sharks are near the beach, Keith uncovers two people removing rare fish from a reef bordering a shifty character's hotel.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - Past Tense (Season 1 Episode 20)
    Season 1 Episode 20:

    Past Tense

    The brother (Daniel LaPaine) of a man whom Keith (Brian Wimmer) helped send to jail returns to the area and sets everyone on edge. With Colleen Flynn, Payton Haas and Jessica Marie Alba.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - Muddy Waters (Season 1 Episode 19)
    Season 1 Episode 19:

    Muddy Waters

    Keith searches for the source of a toxic substance that has endangered the life of a dolphin named Whitney.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - The Girl Who Came to Dinner (Season 1 Episode 18)
    Season 1 Episode 18:

    The Girl Who Came to Dinner

    Mike finds Maya living alone with no food or electricity; Sydney takes an unwelcome interest in the institute.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - Menace to Seaciety (Season 1 Episode 17)
    Season 1 Episode 17:

    Menace to Seaciety

    Upset and drunk after Maya spurns his advances, a reckless, rich boy is injured by a dolphin thought to be Flipper.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - Monkey Island (Season 1 Episode 16)
    Season 1 Episode 16:

    Monkey Island

    Mike and Maya enter forbidden Monkey Island and unknowingly bring back a stowaway monkey and a horrible virus.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - Surf Gang (Season 1 Episode 15)
    Season 1 Episode 15:

    Surf Gang

    Mike and Maya (Payton Haas, Jessica Marie Alba) befriend a surfer (Brian Van Holt) who intends to rob a wealthy potential patron (Adrienne Barbeau) of the institute.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - Missile Crisis (Season 1 Episode 13)
    Season 1 Episode 13:

    Missile Crisis

    Keith (Brian Wimmer) is forced into helping a black marketeer (Ed O'Ross) recover an old Soviet missile from the ocean floor. With Colleen Flynn, Payton Haas, Jessica Marie Alba and Laura Harring.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - Pearl Maker (Season 1 Episode 12)
    Season 1 Episode 12:

    Pearl Maker

    Keith and Pam are endangered when they uncover an operation to use genetically engineered, rapidly reproducing oysters to create perfect pearls.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - Fish Out of Water (Season 1 Episode 11)
    Season 1 Episode 11:

    Fish Out of Water

    Pam and Flipper try to unlock the mind of a traumatized girl whose father was killed in a plane crash.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - Skeleton Garden (Season 1 Episode 10)
    Season 1 Episode 10:

    Skeleton Garden

    After an underwater photographer and her pet moray turn up, so do a couple of corpses.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - F. Scott (Season 1 Episode 9)
    Season 1 Episode 9:

    F. Scott

    Pam's ex-husband arrives at the institute, causing Mike to hope for a reconciliation when he catches the two of them kissing.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - Submersible (Season 1 Episode 8)
    Season 1 Episode 8:


    Mike and Maya use a sub that Pam purchased at a police auction to search for a mysterious, iridescent green fluke.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - With Brothers Like This (Season 1 Episode 7)
    Season 1 Episode 7:

    With Brothers Like This

    Keith and brother Sandy track down "shark finners" -- people who slice the fins off live sharks for use in soup.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - Kidnapped Part Deux (Season 1 Episode 6)
    Season 1 Episode 6:

    Kidnapped Part Deux

    A reluctant Flipper performs for Cuban President Fidel Castro as Keith, Pam, Mike and Maya try to evade authorities in an attempt to free him.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - Kidnapped (Season 1 Episode 5)
    Season 1 Episode 5:


    Acting under orders from a Cuban hotel owner, a former college friend of Keith's kidnaps Flipper for the hotel's dolphin show.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - True Believer (Season 1 Episode 4)
    Season 1 Episode 4:

    True Believer

    A friend of Keith's is accused of beating dolphins caught in his tuna nets, including one of Flipper's playmates that Mike and Maya try to rescue.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - Green Freak (Season 1 Episode 3)
    Season 1 Episode 3:

    Green Freak

    A deranged man plants bombs at the research institute; Mike and Maya discover their feelings for each other.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - Treasure Hunt (Season 1 Episode 2)
    Season 1 Episode 2:

    Treasure Hunt

    Keith, Pam and Mike investigate an explosion and are surprised to find a salvage ship already at the scene of the wreck.

  • Flipper: The New Adventures - Pilot (Season 1 Episode 1)
    Season 1 Episode 1:


    Dr. Keith "Bud" Ricks (Brian Wimmer) returns to Florida to head an ocean research team; with Colleen Flynn; Payton Haas; Jessica Alba.