Mermaids of Tiburon

“The Most Fantastic Undersea Adventure Ever Filmed!” From writer/director John Lamb who brought us “Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea” comes the total campfest Mermaids of Tiburon.   “Upon receiving reports that strange unclassified creatures, possibly mermaids, have been observed in the coastal waters off Tiburon Island, marine biologist Samuel Jamison agrees to co-finance an […]


Sea People

Sea People

Sea People, a little known Mermaid film, starring one of my favorite actors, Hume Cronyn. According to the film’s distributor Sonar Entertainment: “Fourteen-year-old Amanda lives with her brother, Sean, and their parents, James and Celia Forrest, in Rathlin, an old fishing community where stories about mermaids and sea people are the talk of the town.” “Hume […]

Beach Blanket Bingo: Lorelei

Hello Merfolk, I hope everyone had a lovely holiday! One of my favorite parts of the holiday season is movie night with my mer-family.  This year we watched the classic “Beach Blanket Bingo” with Annette Funicello, Frankie Avalon and my namesake, the Mermaid Lorelei!  Yes, Merfriends I was named after a the mermaid from a 1960’s Beach […]



The3Tails Movie : Available now!

An amazing cast and a fabulous Mermaid adventure!   “Beloved by millions of YouTube fans, Emily, Selena and Jackie — known as THE3TAILS — risk it all and discover that there’s much more to being a mermaid than just enjoying their ‘special gift’.  With courage and determination, they go on a perilous journey to save […]


  via IMDB Ponyo was recently ranked as one of the “Top 10 Mermaids in Movies and TV” “The son of a sailor, 5-year old Sosuke lives a quiet life on an oceanside cliff with his mother Lisa. One fateful day, he finds a beautiful goldfish trapped in a bottle on the beach and upon […]



Bola Ogun : Interview with The Water Phoenix

Part 2 in a 3 part series about The Water Phoenix and her creator Bola Ogun. Last week we introduced The Water Phoenix (Mermaid Anya). Today we dive deeper with filmmaker and star Bola Ogun…   How were you first introduced to Mermaids? Like a lot of ladies of my generation, as a child, Ariel was my first mermaid […]

My Mother the Mermaid

The haenyeo, literally meaning “sea women”, are female divers in the South Korean province of Jeju, considered by some to be real life mermaids.  Released in 2000, the film “My Mother the Mermaid” explores the story of a haenyeo and her daughter. “Na-young works at a post office and is sick and tired of being embarrassed by her unyielding mother and pushover father. […]



Mad about Men : A Mermaid Sequel

Miranda is back!  Check out the follow up to the classic 1940’s mermaid movie “Miranda”. “A sequel to the unexpected smash hit “Miranda” (1948), 1954’s “Mad About Men” reunites us with Glynis Johns as Miranda Trewella, the beautiful mermaid with an insatiable appetite for fun… and romance. There is an additional twist this time around, […]

The Water Phoenix : Bola Ogun

 I am very excited to share the first in a 3 part series about Mermaid Anya and her creator Bola Ogun… Bola Ogun is a writer, director, and actor making “The Water Phoenix.”  “In this dark fantasy drama, Mermaid Anya has dreamed of what most human women dream of, finding love. But most human girls don’t […]


Ann Blyth is helped into her fishtail on set of Mr. Peabody and the Mermaid. Ann only practiced swimming in the tail for about a week before shooting began. (Image via Dr. Macro)

Mr. Peabody and the Mermaid

via 1948 Classic Mermaid from Universal Pictures… “While highly engrossing, the film is also very lighthearted and a bit fluffy, which makes it a delight to watch. It isn’t absolutely packed with laughs and it isn’t a grand, award-worthy piece of cinema either, but it’s never dull. It contains a lot of great, witty […]