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Release Date:
August 1986 (USA) See more »
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Rich gambler Barney Ingram's white prize stallion Cloverdale III is abducted by creditor Emmett Fallon... See more » | Add synopsis »
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Cast

  (in credits order)

Mickey Rooney ... Barney Ingram

Susan George ... Madame Rene
Isabel García Lorca ... Stephanie Ward
Billy Wesley ... Lucas Mitchell
Martin Charles Warner ... Emmett Fallon

Françoise Pascal ... Marie Ward Leeman
Read Morgan ... Harvey Leeman
Stanley Siegel ... Jim Piper

Jay Rasumny ... Johnny
Debra Berger ... Lili Castle
Murray Langston ... Gorman
Richard Lundin ... Max (as Rick Lundin)
Justin Lundin ... Wiley
Charles Pitt ... Judge
Sheila Colligan ... Registrar
Karen Davis ... Melinda
Claudia Stenke ... Danielle
Rob Gage ... Himself
Jennifer Young ... Rob Gage's Girlfriend

Shannon McLeod ... Daphne
William A. Levey ... Ophthamologist
John Warren James ... Mailman
Bradley C. Golden ... Neighbor
Ayanna DuLaney ... Nurse

Directed by
William A. Levey 
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Harry Alan Towers  (as Peter Welbeck)

Produced by
Harry Alan Towers .... producer
 
Original Music by
Maurizio Abeni 
Anna-Karin Klockar 
 
Cinematography by
Steven Shaw 
 
Film Editing by
Ken Bornstein 
 
Casting by
Chauncey Pierce 
 
Art Direction by
Héctor López  (as Hector B. Lopez)
 
Set Decoration by
William Northcott 
 
Costume Design by
Richard Abramson 
 
Makeup Department
Alicia M. Tripi .... hair department head
 
Production Management
Sheila Colligan .... executive in charge of production
Fred Miller .... production supervisor
Michael R. Sloan .... post-production supervisor
Nancy Youngblood .... unit production manager
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Virginia Lynch .... first assistant director
Kevin Perry .... second assistant director
 
Art Department
Bradley C. Golden .... assistant art director
Bradley C. Golden .... assistant property master
Robert Leffelman .... property master
 
Sound Department
Richard Beggs .... sound re-recording mixer
Richard Dwan Jr. .... supervising sound editor
Robert W. Glass Jr. .... sound re-recording mixer
Marvin Kerner .... sound editor
Lionel LaVallee .... boom operator (as Lionel Lavalee)
Stephen Mackey .... boom operator
Finnean McGiver .... sound mixer
Richard Wagner .... sound mixer
 
Stunts
Justin Lundin .... stunts
Richard Lundin .... stunts (as Rick Lundin)
Rita Lundin .... stunts
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Michael Becker .... still photographer
Brian Crane .... best boy electric
Daniel Dayton .... camera operator
Dupree Dial .... assistant camera
Steven Eszenszky .... electrician
Richard Foreman Jr. .... still photographer (as Richard Foreman)
Mitch Friedman .... best boy grip
Kevin A. Griffith .... first assistant camera
William A. Levey .... camera operator
Mark Peterson .... best boy
Chris Strong .... gaffer
Wayne Stroud .... best boy grip
Ken Toy .... additional still photographer
Karyn Wagner .... second assistant camera
Larry Wallace .... gaffer
Monty Woodard .... best boy electric
Phil Yoder .... key grip
 
Animation Department
Phil Cummings .... animator
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Sharon McGunigle .... wardrobe supervisor
 
Editorial Department
Robert Baird .... assistant editor
Richard Dwan Jr. .... assistant editor
Angelo Russo .... color timer
Anne-Marie Vitello .... negative cutter
Ron Vitello .... negative cutter
 
Music Department
Bill Black .... music editor
 
Transportation Department
Hala Gabriel .... transportation coordinator
 
Other crew
Christopher Aber .... assistant to Mickey Rooney
Wenden K. Baldwin .... title designer
Ayanna DuLaney .... production coordinator
Diane Durant .... script supervisor
Billie Greenbaum Shane .... production assistant (as Billie Greenbaum)
Lauren Ann Hartigan .... craft service
Larry Litton .... location manager
Rita Lundin .... animal wrangler
Shannon McLeod .... production assistant
Kyle Seidenbaum .... title designer
Cecilia Stewart .... assistant to producer
 

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Also Known As:
"The White Stallion" - USA (alternative title)
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95 min
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6 out of 6 people found the following review useful.
Well, at least the horse looked good., 5 April 2000
Author: SanDiego from The Beach

Lame is not a word someone wants to hear when talking about horses, but this horse film is very lame. Being a fan of both Mickey Rooney and horse pictures I thought this might have been a half way decent film capitalizing on the extremely well done Black Stallion films and TV series in which Mickey Rooney starred. Nope. Even by rip-off standards does this film come close to be much more than a waste of time. I've seen at least fifty a-girl-and-her-horse (and boy-and-his-horse) pictures ranging from old MGM B-pictures to numerous Disney outings and I've enjoyed them all. Canadian and Australian efforts usually are quiet good with this genre. The stallion and Mickey Rooney are great but the plot and dialogue is so terrible the film is better watched with the sound turn down. Murray Langston, the former "Unknown Comic" shows up as a school bus driver and actually gives one of the better performances. That should tell you something.

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