Released in theatres: July 25th, 2003


Based on a true story, this film tells the story of an underdog racehorse who, through the friendship and devotion of his jockey, owner and trainer, beats the odds and gives hope to millions of Americans during the Great Depression.  Written and directed by filmmaker Gary Ross, this movie stars Tobey Maguire and Jeff Bridges and is based on the book by Laura Hillenbrand.

  • Cast: Tobey Maguire, Jeff Bridges, Chris Cooper, Elizabeth Banks, William H. Macy, Gary Stevens, David McCullough, Chris McCarron
  • Director: Gary Ross
  • Writers: Gary Ross, Laura Hillenbrand (book)
  • Producers: Kathleen Kennedy, Frank Marshall, Gary Ross, Jane Sindell
  • Exec. Producers: Gary Barber, Roger Birnbaum, Robin Bissell, Tobey Maguire, Allison Thomas
  • Cinematographer: John Schwartzman
  • Editor: William Goldenberg
  • Composer: Randy Newman
  • Prod. Designer: Jeannine Oppewall
  • Costumes: Judianna Makovsky