The Butterfly

Watch The Butterfly

  • PG
  • 2003
  • 1 hr 20 min
  • 7.2  (3,035)
  • 64

This is a dramatic movie about a lonely young girl and an elderly man who befriends her. Elsa is an 8-year-old girl whose single mother works long hours. When they move to a new house, she misses her friends and the loneliness sets in quickly. After a while she meets their next door neighbor, Julian, an elderly man. As the days turn into weeks, Elsa and Julian become close friends. Julian decides he will go on a hunt for a rare butterfly that only lives for 3 days. When Elsa accepts his invitation, her mother believes she has been kidnapped and the hunt begins.

The Butterfly
Description
This is a dramatic movie about a lonely young girl and an elderly man who befriends her. Elsa is an 8-year-old girl whose single mother works long hours. When they move to a new house, she misses her friends and the loneliness sets in quickly. After a while she meets their next door neighbor, Julian, an elderly man. As the days turn into weeks, Elsa and Julian become close friends.

Julian decides he will go on a hunt for a rare butterfly that only lives for 3 days. When Elsa accepts his invitation, her mother believes she has been kidnapped and the hunt begins.

The Butterfly is a 2003 kids & family movie with a runtime of 1 hour and 20 minutes. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.2 and a MetaScore of 64.

Where to Watch The Butterfly

The Butterfly is available to watch free on Kanopy. It's also available to stream, download on demand at Amazon Prime. Some platforms allow you to rent The Butterfly for a limited time or purchase the movie and download it to your device.

  • Release Date
    2003
  • MPAA Rating
    PG
  • Runtime
    1 hr 20 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    7.2  (3,035)
  • Metascore
    64