PG-13 | | Action, Adventure, Biography
In 1890, a down-and-out cowboy and his horse travel to Arabia to compete in a deadly cross desert horse race.
Screenwriter John Fusco got the idea for the film when doing research for Thunderheart (1992). He was told stories about Hidalgo by an elderly chief, while living on the Pine Ridge reservation.
Frank T. Hopkins:
C'mon little brother. Checkout time. Yeah.
When Frank looks up at the Statue of Liberty, see she is holding the new gold torch that replaced the old one at the statue's centennial.
English, Arabic, Sioux
$18,829,435 (USA) (7 March 2004)
$67,286,731 (USA) (18 July 2004)