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Seabiscuit

A 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?