Movie Reviews

Like many a horse person, I’m a fairly obsessive and picky viewer of horse movies. I own many, and have watched many more over the years. Here’s a collection of my reviews.

Buck (2011)
Documentary about natural horse trainer Buck Brannaman

Danny (1979)
Young girl rehabs a challenging horse to compete in the hunters.

Dark Victory (1939)
A New York socialite and horsewoman faces a fatal diagnosis.

Dreamer: Inspired by a True Story (2005)
Girl rehabs a racehorse and re-connects with her father and grandfather in the process.

The Horse Whisperer (1998)
Cowboy helps rehab a girl and her horse after a horrific accident.

International Velvet (1978)
Sequel to National Velvet; Sarah Brown rides the Pie’s last foal to eventing glory.

The Long Shot (2004)
Single mother lands on her feet by working at a lesson barn and showing her horse in dressage.

Miracle of the White Stallions (1963)
Disney movie about saving the Spanish Riding School during World War II

Racing Stripes (2005)
A talking zebra trains to race against Thoroughbreds in the big race.

White Mane (1953)
Short French film about a boy who tames a wild Camargue stallion.