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Synonyms for dory

a small boat of shallow draft with cross thwarts for seats and rowlocks for oars with which it is propelled

marine fishes widely distributed in mid-waters and deep slope waters

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It's great to be home to be with my family and I feel privileged to be given the opportunity to come back and share what we did for 'Finding Dory.
He's already been quite busy with Hunky Dory, the Six Nations commercial and Casualty and he's got a few more auditions lined up.
Despite the thirteen-year production gap, Finding Dory is cleverly connected to its predecessor in style, tone, theme, narrative and character development.
A two-disc box set comprising Finding Nemo and Finding Dory is also available.
In addition to Dory, The Jungle Book sits in third place, while Captain America: Civil War is in seventh place and Zootropolis is the eighth biggest film of the year in Ireland so far.
the quest in this case isn't a parent looking for their child but a child looking for her parents -- though the title cutely implies that Dory (voiced by Ellen DeGeneres in the English version) will also 'find' herself once she heals the childhood trauma of having been separated from mummy and daddy.
I miss 'em", Dory, below, tells Marlin and the plucky fish embark an epic quest to California to reunite the forgetful daughter with loved ones.
A tale of self-acceptance, the movie catches up with Dory one year on, and finds her living happily in the reef with Marlin (Albert Brooks) and Nemo (Hayden Rolence).
Finding Dory, a superior sequel to 2003's Finding Nemo, is exciting, warm and optimistic.
Set a year after the original box office smash Finding Nemo, an accident leaves forgetful fish Dory suffering flashbacks of her long-lost parents.
That doesn't mean trying to bring his long-awaited sequel Finding Dory wasn't without its pressures.
IT took 13 years but Dory, Nemo & Co are finally back for another action-packed aquatic adventure.
LOS ANGELES - Disney's "Finding Dory," which just had the biggest-ever opening weekend for an animated film, proved that the early summer box-office slump was only a false alarm.
The thing is, poor Dory really does; she can't even remember the phrase