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International Velvet (1978)

Velvet's orphaned niece, Sarah, follows her dream of Olympic glory with her horse Arizona Pie.

Director:

Bryan Forbes

Writers:

Enid Bagnold (novel), Bryan Forbes
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Tatum O'Neal ... Sarah Brown
Christopher Plummer ... John Seaton
Anthony Hopkins ... Captain Johnson
Nanette Newman ... Velvet Brown
Peter Barkworth ... Pilot
Dinsdale Landen ... Mr. Curtis
Sarah Bullen Sarah Bullen ... Beth
Jeffrey Byron ... Scott Saunders
Richard Warwick ... Tim
Daniel Abineri ... Wilson
Jason White Jason White ... Roger
Martin Neil Martin Neil ... Mike
Douglas Reith ... Howard
Dennis Blanch Dennis Blanch ... Policeman
Norman Wooland Norman Wooland ... Team Doctor
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Storyline

This sequel to the 1944 Elizabeth Taylor film National Velvet focuses on Sarah Brown, a young, recently orphaned American girl sent to England to live with her aunt - a now grown Velvet Brown. The troubled Sarah is only interested in one thing; horses, and has clearly inherited her aunt's talent. She and her horse Arizona Pie (son of Velvet's Grand National winning steed The Pie) work their way up through the world of eventing, finally being selected for the British Olympic Squad, growing up and finding love along the way. Written by Liz L

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Taglines:

In Every Girl is the Woman She is Destined to Become...And in Every Woman is the Girl She Used to Be.

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Drama | Family | Sport

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

CERTIFICATE #: 25159 | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

1 September 1978 (Denmark) See more »

Also Known As:

Doble triunfo See more »

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Box Office

Gross USA:

$7,009,238, 31 December 1978
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

| (Turner library print)

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color (Metrocolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

The producers wanted Elizabeth Taylor to reprise her role as Velvet Brown. See more »

Goofs

Somehow the Pie has gone from being a chestnut gelding in the original movie to a dark bay stallion in the sequel.

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Soundtracks

Auld Lang Syne
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Tradtional
Arranged by Roger Barsotti
Boosey & Hawkes Ltd
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What a load of rubbish
27 May 2002 | by filmbuff1970See all my reviews

This is an americans idea of England. All Posh Voices and not a poor person in sight.This is a different world to the slum housing,Ethnic minorites dont get a look in.instead the cast mostly do a Prince Charles Voice.Real England does not get a look in.Rubbish most foul.1 out of 10


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