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War Horse (2011)  link to War Horse on IMDb  

Number: 597

poster War Horse

IMDb Rating:
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7.2/10 (48487 votes)

Country: USA, 146 minutes

Spoken Languages: English, German

Genre(s): Drama, War

Director(s): Steven Spielberg

Storyline:
Dartmoor,1914: To his wife's dismay farmer Narracott buys a thoroughbred horse rather than a plough animal, but when his teenaged son Albert trains the horse and calls him Joey, the two becoming inseparable. When his harvest fails, the farmer has to sell Joey to the British cavalry and he is shipped to France where, after a disastrous offensive he is captured by the Germans and changes hands twice more before he is found, caught in the barbed wire in No Man's Land four years later and freed. He is returned behind British lines where Albert, now a private, has been temporarily blinded by gas, but still recognizes his beloved Joey. However, as the Armistice is declared Joey is set to be auctioned off. After all they have been through will Albert and Joey return home together?

Cast:

photo Jeremy Irvine Jeremy Irvine
photo Peter Mullan Peter Mullan
photo Emily Watson Emily Watson
photo Niels Arestrup Niels Arestrup
photo David Thewlis David Thewlis
photo Tom Hiddleston Tom Hiddleston
photo Benedict Cumberbatch Benedict Cumberbatch
photo Celine Buckens Celine Buckens
photo Toby Kebbell Toby Kebbell
photo Patrick Kennedy Patrick Kennedy

Medium: DVD R/RW,

Location: Library

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 2.35:1