Hidalgo [videorecording (DVD)]
Johnston, Joe, 1950- film director.

Hidalgo [videorecording (DVD)]

Johnston, Joe, 1950- film director.


Physical Description
1 videodisc (approximately 136 min.) : DVD video, sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.

America's first horse: Hidalgo and the Spanish Mustang -- Sand & Celluloid" making of featurette.

In the 1890's Frank T. Hopkins, a former U.S. Cavalry dispatch rider who is haunted by memories of what he saw at the battle of Wounded Knee, and his mustang Hidalgo, are performing in Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, billed as the greatest horse and rider the West has ever known. This leads them to be invited to run in the 3,000 mile endurance race across the Middle Eastern desert, the Ocean of Fire, by one of the leading Arabian Sheiks. The race soon becomes not only a matter of pride and honor for Frank, but a race for his very survival as he and his horse attempt the impossible.

Personal Subject
Hopkins, Frank T.-Drama.

Subject Term
Endurance riding (Horsemanship) -- Drama.
Mustang -- Drama.
Arabian horse -- Drama.
Action and adventure films.

Geographic Term
Eastern Desert (Egypt) -- Drama.

Added Author
Johnston, Joe, 1950-
Fusco, John,
Silver, Casey,
Zepfel, Don,
Mortensen, Viggo, 1958-
Sharif, Omar, 1932-2015,
Lombard, Louise, 1970-
Taghmaoui, Saïd
Mensah, Peter,
Simmons, J. K.
Robinson, Zuleikha, 1977-
Alexi-Malle, Adam, 1964-
Carson, Silas, 1965-
Maropis, Adoni, 1963-
Nayyar, Harsh,
Westerman, Floyd Red Crow, 1936-2007,
Berridge, Elizabeth, 1962-
Talmadge, Victor,
Collison, Frank, 1950-
Hardin, Jerry,
Johnson, Shelly,
Robison, Barry,
Dalva, Robert, 1942-
Kurland, Jeffrey,
Howard, James Newton

Added Corporate Author
Touchstone Pictures,
Touchstone Home Entertainment (Firm),
Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm),

Electronic Access
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System Details Note
DVD, region 1, aspect ratio: 2.35:1; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround sound; DTS 5.1 digital surround sound; THX-certified.

Target Audience Note
MPAA rating: PG-13; for adventure violence and some mild innuendo.

Video disc

Production, Publication, Distribution, Manufacture, and Copyright Notice
[Burbank, CA] : Touchstone Home Entertainment, [2003]

General Note
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2003.

Material TypeShelf NumberBarcodeLibraryStatus
DVDACTION HIDA DVD32530609606254Main JCPLFiction Movie Collection