The Black Stallion
Midnite weekend screenings happen on Friday & Saturday nights (meaning arrive on Friday and/or Saturday night by 11:45pm for seating, the movie starts after midnite)!
Director: Carroll Ballard Run Time: 118 min. Rating: G Release Year: 1979
Starring: Clarence Muse, Doghmi Larbi, Ed McNamara, Hoyt Axton, John Buchanan, John Burton, Kelly Reno, Michael Higgins, Mickey Rooney, Teri Garr
While traveling with his father, young Alec becomes fascinated by a mysterious Arabian stallion that is brought on board and stabled in the ship he is sailing on. When it tragically sinks both he and the horse survive only to be stranded on a deserted island. He befriends it, so when finally rescued both return to his home where they soon meet Henry Dailey, a once successful trainer. Together they begin training the horse to race against the fastest ones in the world.