Overall Rank: 10439
Average Rating: 2.4/4
# of Ratings: 25
Theatrical Release Date: 10/21/2005
Genre: Biography, Drama
MPAA Rating: PG
Director: John Gatins
Actors: Kurt Russell, Dakota Fanning, Kris Kristofferson, Elisabeth Shue, David Morse, Freddy Rodríguez
Plot: A little girl begins training a horse. -- sapien
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sapien - wrote on 04/11/2013
It's definitely a very cute movie, full of spirit and life.
goodfellamike - wrote on 09/17/2008
A predictable family film with many of the old formulas working; young Dakota Fanning proves once again she's an indispensable actress and right at home playing the cute adolescent straight, rather than forcing the sentiment. Final Grade: B-
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MovieAddict - wrote on 12/02/2013
The story is about a beautiful race horse named "Sonador", who breaks her leg in an important race. Racehorse trainer Ben Crane (Russell) is reluctant to have her put down in front of his daughter and defies his boss and ends up losing his job, accepting the injured horse as part of his severance pay. Ben decides to nurse an injured horse back to health and then breed Sonador with a prize-winning stud. He hopes to sell the offspring off for a tidy profit but his dreams come crashing down when he finds out that Sonador is infertile.
The devastated Ben hands the reins over to his daughter Cale whose knowledge of horses comes from the old stories of her estranged grandfather, Pops (Kris Kristofferson), who once bred race horses and lives in the guest house. Cale dreams of running …
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