Phar Lap (Phar Lap: Heart of a Nation)
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Phar Lap (Phar Lap: Heart of a Nation)
Phar Lap, the legendary New Zealand-bred racing horse, is as well-known today for his mysterious death as for his fabulous accomplishments in life. Beginning at the end, the film flashes back to the day that Phar Lap, despite his lack of pedigree, is purchased on impulse by trainer Harry Telford (Martin Vaughan). Phar Lap loses his first races, but Telford's faith in the animal is unshakable. Suddenly the horse becomes a winner, thanks to the love and diligence of stableboy Tommy Woodcock (Tom Burlinson). American-promoter Dave Davis (Ron Leibman) arranges for Phar Lap to be entered in… More
Rotten Tomatoes Score: 100%

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"A movie you'll never forget....tears aplenty"
‑ Clint Morris, Moviehole
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