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Touching Wild Horses (2002)

 -  Drama  -  18 October 2002 (USA)
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After a car accident that claimed his father and sister's lives and left his mother in a coma, a boy is sent to live with his reclusive aunt on Sable Island, a world-renowned wild horse preserve.

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Mark, approximately 11/12 years old, goes to live with his aunt Fiona, a crabby loner. Fiona, a naturalist, lives on an island and studies horses. Fiona takes over Mark's education. As their relationship matures, Mark and Fiona face a crisis: one of the island's wild horses has been orphaned. The foal will not survive without their help, yet they are forbidden from interfering in the horses' lives. Written by Ken Miller <wkmiller704@yahoo.com>

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Rated PG for thematic elements, some scary images and brief mild language

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A simple, stark beauty - very well done
29 March 2003 | by (Milwaukee, WI USA) – See all my reviews

I would most highly recommend this movie. It is beautifully done and sets a touching and thoughtful mood. We happened upon this movie as In-flight entertainment returning from Ireland and were impressed by it's simple, stark beauty.


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