R | | Adventure, Drama
A teenager gets a summer job working for a horse trainer and befriends the fading racehorse, Lean on Pete.
-It was screened in the main competition section of the 74th Venice International Film Festival, where it won the Marcello Mastroianni Award for Best Young Actor or Actress by Charlie Plummer.
You know, I was a cook for two years once I dropped out of school.
Charley: Yeah, I know.
Ray: It's no way to live, though. Getting up at four every morning. Getting hit by grease all day. People complaining, orders backing up. It's no way to live.
Charley: Yeah, but you ...
Modern flat screen televisions are shown in at least 2 scenes, yet the film seems to be set in the 1990s, with old cell phones, pay phone, information operators, and older vehicles.
€40,479 (Italy) (8 April 2018)
$1,163,056 (USA) (14 June 2018)
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