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Black Beauty (1994)

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The fates of horses, and the people who own and command them, are revealed as Black Beauty narrates the circle of his life.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Docs Keepin Time ...
Black Beauty (as Docs Keepin Time - American Quarter Horse)
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Black Beauty (voice)
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Mr. York
Eleanor Bron ...
Lady Wexmire
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Lord Wexmire
Adrian Ross Magenty ...
Lord George
Lyndon Davies ...
Head Groom
Georgina Rawlings ...
Jessica Gordon (as Georgina Armstrong)
Gemma Paternoster ...
Molly Gordon
Anthony Walters ...
Alfred Gordon
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Black Beauty, a beautiful black stallion in 1870s England, recalls his life from his birth through his carefree life as a colt to the many hardships he suffered after achieving maturity. He goes through many owners, both good and bad, until he finally finds happiness and contentment. Written by duke1029@aol.com

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Peter Cook's last film. See more »

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In some parts of the film the horse playing Ginger is clearly a gelding. Ginger is supposed to be a mare. See more »

Quotes

John Manly: Kind treatment makes good horses, Joe. Bad treatment ruins them.
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A must see for any horse lovers!
13 December 2004 | by (Essex,UK) – See all my reviews

This film is brilliantly made and enjoyable for anyone of any age.For horse lovers like me it is a wonderful film, I've seen it several times and even though I know the story well, it still never fails to move me to tears. Even my husband watched this film with me and the children and said that it was good and that he enjoyed it, so it can't be bad!! The music is incredibly moving as is the story and the acting is also very good. Their are several bits in the film that will amuse even young children and even my son who is not yet two enjoys watching Black Beauty running with his friends Ginger and Merry-legs.The bottom line is if you love animals at all, especially horses, then you will completely adore this film.


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