Movies and TV Shows like The Great Dan Patch (1949)

Browse our definitive list of the best movies or TV series most similar to the 1949 movie The Great Dan Patch starring Dennis O'Keefe, Gail Russell, Ruth Warrick, Charlotte Greenwood.

Updated: 27th Jun, 2022

The Great Dan Patch

5.9 / 10

Released: 1949

Story of the legendary trotting horse Dan Patch.

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Ride Like a Girl

7.0 / 10

Released: 2019

The story of Michelle Payne, the first female jockey to win the Melbourne Cup.

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A Sunday Horse

6.1 / 10

Released: 2016

After a near-fatal accident, on a horse the experts thought was nothing special, a determined rider from the wrong side of the tracks defies all the odds to pursue her dreams of…

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7.2 / 10

Released: 2010

Housewife and mother Penny Chenery agrees to take over her ailing father's Virginia-based Meadow Stables, despite her lack of horse-racing knowledge. Against all odds, Chenery -- with the help of veteran trainer…

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The Great Mike

5.5 / 10

Released: 1944

Story of a boy and his horse. Mike is the horse and is owned by Speck (Carl "Alfalfa" Switzer) and his best friend Jimmy (Rober "Buzz" Henry), together they have a paper…

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Casey's Shadow

6.2 / 10

Released: 1978

Casey is a young boy in a family that trains racehorses. His best friend, a foal they call "Casey's Shadow", looks to be a loser, but comes out a champion.

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The Mad Phoenix

8.1 / 10

Released: 1997

The legendary life story of Cantonese opera playwright "Mad Phoenix" Kiang Yu-kou.

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The Great Debaters

7.5 / 10

Released: 2007

Marshall, Texas, described by James Farmer, Jr. as "the last city to surrender after the Civil War," is home to Wiley College, where, in 1935-36, inspired by the Harlem Renaissance and his…

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The Great Alone

7.4 / 10

Released: 2015

The Great Alone is a feature length independent documentary film that tells the inspiring comeback story of Iditarod Champion Lance Mackey.

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