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The Colt (2005)

TV Movie  |   |  Action, Drama, History  |  6 February 2005 (UK)
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During the heat of battle in the midst of the Civil War, a beguilingly innocent colt is born to Union Jim Rabb's beloved mare. Refusing the orders to shoot it, lest it prove a hindrance, ... See full summary »

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Jim Rabb
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Sgt. Longacre
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Sgt. Woodruff
Darcy Belsher ...
Covington
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Lt. Hutton
Peter LaCroix ...
Capt. Thorndale (as Peter Lacroix)
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Hatch
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Cleary
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Stanton
Anthony Gerbrandt ...
Switters
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Wesley
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Silsbee
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Leander Calloway
Megan Leitch ...
Lucy Calloway
Aidan Drummond ...
Henry
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During the heat of battle in the midst of the Civil War, a beguilingly innocent colt is born to Union Jim Rabb's beloved mare. Refusing the orders to shoot it, lest it prove a hindrance, Rabb keeps the colt as a consolation in these desperate times-a symbol of hope that leads the men of the First Cavalry on a journey of self-discovery and newfound brotherhood. Written by RHI

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A story of innocence born to the men of the Union First Cavalry.


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Very good movie about the Civil War
2 October 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I loved this movie! I saw it when it first aired on Hallmark Channel back in July earlier this summer. I loved it so much that I went out and purchased the DVD.

The Colt is about a young union soldier who just lost his brother in a fight and shortly afterwords his mare gives birth to a colt. The men in the 1st Michigan infantry see luck and hope in the little colt.

Although some won't admit most of the men fall in love with the colt. If you saw and liked Glory and Gods and Generals then I think you'll love The Colt! You can now buy it on DVD and VHS and also it was on yesterday on Hallmark!


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