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Indian Horse (2017)

Not Rated | | Drama | 13 April 2018 (Canada)
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Follows the life of Native Canadian Saul Indian Horse as he survives residential school and life amongst the racism of the 1970s. A talented hockey player, Saul must find his own path as he battles stereotypes and alcoholism.

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Dennis Foon, Richard Wagamese (based on the novel by)
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Sladen Peltier ... Saul (6 Yrs.)
Forrest Goodluck ... Saul (15 Yrs.)
Ajuawak Kapashesit ... Saul (22 Yrs.)
Michiel Huisman ... Father Gaston
Martin Donovan ... Jack Lanahan
Michael Murphy ... Father Quinney
Edna Manitowabi Edna Manitowabi ... Naomi
Melanie McLaren ... Ruth
Johnny Issaluk ... Sam
Skye Pelletier Skye Pelletier ... Benjamin (11 Yrs.)
Evan Adams ... Evan
Lisa Cromarty ... Karen
Michael Lawrenchuk ... Fred Kelly
Will Strongheart Will Strongheart ... Virgil
Tristen Marty-Pahtaykan ... Buddy Blackwolf
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Follows the life of Native Canadian Saul Indian Horse as he survives residential school and life amongst the racism of the 1970s. A talented hockey player, Saul must find his own path as he battles stereotypes and alcoholism.

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Trivia

That a good portion of this movie was filmed in the surrounding area of Killarney, Ontario. A small town of three hundred people. See more »

Quotes

Father Gaston: You are a glory, Saul.
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Must see film...
25 October 2018 | by bairjohnSee all my reviews

This is a very dramatic film, the story is real. Some may think that it moves a bit slow but the reason is that it is covering a lifetime. I actually believe it was perfect, and the ending...well you have to watch to see.


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Country:

Canada

Language:

English

Release Date:

13 April 2018 (Canada) See more »

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Gross USA:

$2,097,362

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$2,097,362
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