National Velvet (1944)/Black Beauty (1994)/The Story Of Seabiscuit (1949)
Fanciful fiction mixes with actual events in "The Story Of Seabiscuit" (1949), a lively biodrama of the famed racehorse. Shirley Temple stars as the niece of a charismatic horse trainer who falls in love with a young jockey. Against her wishes, the jockey is persuaded by her uncle to ride Seabiscuit and become a champion. Barry Fitzgerald, Lon McCallister also star. Two-disc set also includes "National Velvet" and "Black Beauty" (1994). 5 hrs. total. Standard; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital stereo; featurette; theatrical trailers.
- Family / Live-Action
- David Butler
- Black & White / Color
- Closed Captioned:
- Cast: Shirley Temple, Barry Fitzgerald, Lon McCallister, Rosemary De Camp, Donald MacBride, Pierre Watkin, William Forrest, Hal Moore, Joe Kennedy, Clem McCarthy, Sugarfoot Anderson, Emmett Smith, Madame Sul-Te-Wan, Howard Washington, Clinton Rosemond, Ernest Wilson, Bobby Johnson, James Simmons, Eugene Jackson, Laurence La Marr, Ted Williams, Lew Harvey, Forbes Murray, Edward Keane, Herman Cantor... More