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Family Documentary Rated: All (G)201245 minutesOn: Free Services Hoopla Tags: Animal Country: Canada 

It takes two or three generations for the monarch butterfly to reach the Canadian breeding grounds, but it is one "supergeneration" that makes the 2,000 mile return trip back south into central Mexico. The documentary film covers Dr Fred Urquhart's interest in monarch butterflies, with perspectives of Urquhart as a child wondering where the butterflies went, his years of research and study into their life and migration, to his time decades-later as a senior scientist looking back at his investigations and discoveries about the insect's life pattern.Flight of the Butterflies featuring Megan Follows and Gordon Pinsent is streaming with subscription on Hoopla, free on Tubi, free on PlutoTV, and 5 others. It's a documentary and family movie with a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.1 (519 votes).

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Available to watch free online (Tubi & PlutoTV).

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Available to stream on a subscription service (Hoopla & Shout Factory TV).

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Available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 4 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 1 other).

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#72,018 Ranked Movie

#385 Ranked in Movies on Shout Factory TV

#1915 Ranked in Animal Movies

#3208 Ranked in Family Movies

Flight of the Butterflies has a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.1 (519 votes). The movie is somewhat popular with Reelgood users lately.

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