Starring: Viggo Mortensen, Omar Sharif, Louise Lombard, Saïd Taghmaoui, Peter Mensah
Director: Joe Johnston
Running Time: 136 mins
HIDALGO is the epic adventure that brings to life legendary Frank T. Hopkins, the greatest long distance rider ever, and his beloved mustang Hidalgo.
Filled with heroic action, incredible special effects, stunning cinematography, and starring Viggo Mortensen (The Lord Of The Rings), two-time Golden Globe winner* Omar Sharif (Lawrence Of Arabia, Doctor Zhivago) and sexy newcomer Zuleikha Robinson, HIDALGO is the epic adventure that brings to life legendary Frank T. Hopkins (Mortensen), the greatest long distance rider ever, and his beloved mustang Hidalgo. With his glory days long past, Hopkins is invited to enter the Ocean Of Fire, a death-defying 3,000-mile race across the Arabian Desert. Pitted against the finest Arabian horses and villainous competitors vowing victory at all costs, this race for extraordinary riches becomes a race for their very lives.
Sand & Celluloid Featurette
Once again Viggo plays a powerful character as legendary Frank T. Hopkins as a half red indian, half white American nomad that finds himself during a grueling horse race across the Arabian Desert.