A list of all the best horse racing movies ever made, many of which are streaming on Netflix and Amazon Prime. To see if your favorite horse racing movie, as well as other dramas, are currently streaming, head on over to the best drama movies on Netflix and Amazon Prime lists.
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These are the top films in the horse racing genre, meaning that each and every one of these is a movie with at least a single element of the horse racing genre in it. Be it the motifs of the horse racing genre or just some of the most common archetypes.
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You can find the release information for any of the films listed below. It's often available in the data set, so you can even find the cast of some of these by clicking on the names of the horse racing movies. List includes photos and horse racing movie trailers next to the names of the movies.
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Whether you're at home and want to watch these horse racing movies on DVD, streaming Blu-ray or streaming, or if you're seeing them in theatres for the first time, this is a list of good horse racing movies that can be helpful in either situation to see where they all stack up. So from the latest, to the greatest horse racing movies, here is the full horse racing movies list, ordered from best to worst.
- 1Seabiscuit is a 2003 American biographical sports psychological-drama thriller film based on... moreElizabeth Banks, Jeff Bridges
Directed by: Gary Ross
- 2Secretariat is a 2010 biographical sports drama film produced and released by Walt Disney... moreDiane Lane, John Malkovich
Directed by: Randall Wallace
- 350 to 1 is a 2014 American drama film based on the true story of Mine That Bird, an undersized... more
50 to 1Christian Kane, Skeet Ulrich
Directed by: Jim Wilson
- 4Ron Leibman, Robert Grubb
Tom Burlinson, Richard Morgan
Directed by: Simon Wincer
- 5Dreamer is a 2005 American family drama film starring Kurt Russell and Dakota Fanning,... moreDakota Fanning, Kurt Russell
Directed by: John Gatins
Seabiscuit: America's Legendary Racehorse
- 7The Black Stallion is a 1979 American film based on the 1941 classic children's novel The... moreMickey Rooney, Teri Garr
Directed by: Carroll Ballard
- 8Ruffian is an American made-for-television movie that tells the story of the U.S. Racing Hall... more
RuffianSam Shepard, Laura Bailey
Directed by: Yves Simoneau
- 9Hidalgo is a 2004 film based on the legend of the American distance rider Frank Hopkins and... moreViggo Mortensen, Omar Sharif
Directed by: Joe Johnston
- 10Let It Ride is a 1989 American comedy film directed by Joe Pytka and starring Richard... moreJennifer Tilly, Richard Dreyfuss
Directed by: Joe Pytka
- 11International Velvet is a 1978 Metrocolor dramatic film. It was a sequel to the 1944 classic,... moreAnthony Hopkins, Christopher Plummer
Directed by: Bryan Forbes
Seabiscuit: The Lost Documentary
- 13The Story of Seabiscuit is a 1949 American drama film directed by David Butler and starring... moreShirley Temple, Barry Fitzgerald
Directed by: David Butler
- 14Racing Stripes is a 2005 American sports comedy-drama family film, directed by Frederik Du... moreHayden Panettiere, Snoop Dogg
Directed by: Frederik Du Chau
- 15Casey's Shadow is a 1978 drama film directed by Martin Ritt and starring Walter Matthau. The... moreWalter Matthau, Alexis Smith
Directed by: Martin Ritt
- 16National Velvet is a 1944 Technicolor sports film based on the novel by Enid Bagnold,... moreElizabeth Taylor, Mickey Rooney
Directed by: Clarence Brown
- 17Thunderhead, Son of Flicka is a 1945 Technicolor family film directed by Louis King. It was... moreRoddy McDowall, James Bell
Directed by: Louis Eugene King, Louis King
- 18Barbaro: A Nation's Horse is a 2007 TV movie directed by Rob Highland.
- 19My Friend Flicka is a 1943 coming-of-age film about a young boy, played by Roddy McDowall, who... moreRoddy McDowall, James Bell
Directed by: Harold D. Schuster
- 20Ride Like A Girl is a 2020 Australian biographical sports film directed by Rachel Griffiths... moreTeresa Palmer, Sam Neill
Directed by: Rachel Griffiths
- 21Dead Cert is a 1974 crime film directed by Tony Richardson. It is an adaptation of the novel... moreJudi Dench, Julian Glover
Directed by: Tony Richardson
- 22Champions is a 1983 film based on the true story of jockey Bob Champion. It is directed by... moreKirstie Alley, John Hurt
Directed by: John Irvin
Kentucky Derby Greatest MomentsSecretariat, War Admiral
Directed by: Leonard Lusky
- 24Centered around a famous jockey in Japan that takes a brief trip back to South Korea. He and a... moreKim Tae-hee, Yang Dong-geun
Directed by: Yang Yun-ho
- 25Big Spender is a 2003 film written by Jayne Martin and directed by Paul Schneider.Graham Greene, Casper Van Dien
Directed by: Paul Schneider