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By |2018-03-21T18:31:32+01:00March 10th, 2004|Reviews|


Date: 2003

Director: Gary Ross

Starring: Jef Bridges, Chris Cooper, Toby Maguire


horse is a horse of course, but this one’s a prancing tear-duct. Trainer (Chris Cooper), jockey (Toby M), and owner (Jeff Bridges) are the perfect Depression-era triumvirate. Even the horse is broken, making this into an abbreviated history of underdogs. Bad economy, blue citizenry, then suddenly an immaculate creature with a California-sized heart: Who says America’s lame?

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