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Thunderhead - Son of Flicka (1945)

A young boy tries to train Thunderhead, a beautiful white colt and the son of his beloved Flicka, to be a champion race horse.

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A young boy tries to train Thunderhead, a beautiful white colt and the son of his beloved Flicka, to be a champion race horse.

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SPECTACULAR IN ALL ITS EXCITING GRANDEUR...sparkling with color...beauty...and adventure! See more »

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10 August 1945 (Brazil)  »

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The first feature film to be photographed entirely on 35mm color negative film, in this case Technicolor Monopack. Earlier color features used black and white negative film photographed behind color filters, or used Monopack only for certain sequences. See more »

Goofs

(At 1:12:30 and 1:12:37) The Albino's ear twitches when he is supposed to be dead. See more »

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Followed by Green Grass of Wyoming (1948) See more »

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A boy and his horse.
3 June 2003 | by (Muskogee OK) – See all my reviews

Enjoyable. Very colorful. Beautiful scenery, but lacks the success and impact of the original MY FRIEND FLICKA(1943). A young boy(Roddy McDowall)tries to train an albino colt into a race horse. Other players are:Preston Foster, Rita Johnson and a very cute Diana Hale. This 78 minute technicolor film is full family fare.


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