Presenting our choices for the TOP 100 HORSE MOVIES. Enjoy!
While traveling with his father, young Alec becomes fascinated by a mysterious Arabian stallion that is brought on board and stabled in the ship he is sailing on. Director: Carroll Ballard, Writers: Melissa Mathison (screenplay), Jeanne Rosenberg (screenplay), Stars: Kelly Reno, Mickey Rooney, Teri Garr
Young Albert enlists to serve in World War I after his beloved horse is sold to the cavalry. Albert's hopeful journey takes him out of England and to the front lines as the war rages on. Director: Steven Spielberg, Writers: Lee Hall (screenplay), Richard Curtis (screenplay), Stars: Jeremy Irvine, Emily Watson, David Thewlis
A nosy cab driver gets a hot tip on a race horse and wins big, but he can't seem to stop gambling. Will he go broke or walk home with a pretty penny? Director: Joe Pytka, Writers: Jay Cronley (book), Nancy Dowd (screenplay), Stars: Richard Dreyfuss, Teri Garr, David Johansen
A veterinarian posing as a doctor, a race-horse owner and his friends struggle to help keep a sanitarium open with the help of a misfit race-horse. Director: Sam Wood, Writers: Robert Pirosh (screen play), George Seaton (screen play), Stars: Groucho Marx, Chico Marx, Harpo Marx
A jaded former jockey helps a young girl prepare a wild but gifted horse for England's Grand National Sweepstakes. Director: Clarence Brown, Writers: Enid Bagnold (novel), Theodore Reeves (screen play), Stars: Mickey Rooney, Elizabeth Taylor, Donald Crisp
The fates of horses, and the people who own and command them, are revealed as Black Beauty narrates the circle of his life. Director: Caroline Thompson, Writers: Anna Sewell (novel), Caroline Thompson (screenplay), Stars: Sean Bean, David Thewlis, Docs Keepin Time
Penny Chenery Tweedy and colleagues guide her long-shot but precocious stallion to set, in 1973, the unbeaten record for winning the Triple Crown. Director: Randall Wallace, Writers: Mike Rich, William Nack (book), Stars: Diane Lane, John Malkovich, Margo Martindale
The mother of a severely traumatized daughter enlists the aid of a unique horse trainer to help the girl's equally injured horse. Director: Robert Redford, Writers: Nick Evans (novel), Eric Roth (screenplay), Stars: Robert Redford, Kristin Scott Thomas, Sam Neill |
Viggo Mortensen portrays legendary wild west rider Frank T. Hopkins, - in a 3,000-mile race for survival in the Arabian Desert. Viggo Mortensen (Actor), Omar Sharif (Actor), Joe Johnston (Director)
Ben Crane (Kurt Russell) believes that a severely injured racehorse deserves another chance. He and his daughter Cale (Dakota Fanning) adopt the horse (in fact is a mare)and save it of being sacrificed by the owner (David Morse). The arrival of the mare to Crane's farm, will be the perfect opportunity for both father and daughter to reconstruct their lost familiar bond. Director: John Gatins, Writer: John Gatins, Stars: Kurt Russell, Dakota Fanning, Oded Fehr |
True story of the undersized Depression-era racehorse whose victories lifted not only the spirits of the team behind it but also those of their nation.
Director: Gary Ross, Writers: Laura Hillenbrand (book), Gary Ross (screenplay), Stars: Tobey Maguire, Jeff Bridges, Elizabeth Banks |
The tale of the extraordinary life and times of Lucky, a horse that was born in captivity but achieves his dream of running free with the help of a stableboy. The adventurous and inspiring story of a remarkable friendship between a boy and a colt named Lucky. Directed by Sergei Bodrov (Prisoner of the Mountains). Narrated by Lukas Haas (Mars Attacks!) Director: Sergey Bodrov, Writers: Jean-Jacques Annaud (story), Jeanne Rosenberg (story), Stars: Chase Moore, Maria Geelbooi, Arie Verveen |