The Black Stallion
CAST: Kelly Reno, Mickey Rooney, Teri Garr DIRECTOR: Carroll Ballard FREE FAMILY FLICK
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. When the ship tragically sinks both he and the horse survive only to be stranded on a deserted island. Alec befriends the horse, so when finally rescued both return to his home where they soon meet Henry Dailey, a once successful trainer. Together they begin training The Black to race against the fastest horses in the world.
Children of all ages can appreciate its simple, dialogue-light storytelling, while adults will relish it as ... a breathtaking piece of filmmaking.Austin Trunick, Under the Radar
Deepens into a far more powerful entertainment through matchless cinematography and talented supporting players.Michael Booth, Denver Post
Breathtakingly beautiful, truly magical movie.Nell Minow, Common Sense Media