Equestrian pans War Horse movie; lacks gravity and respect for horse

February 22nd, 2012|

War Horse Review by Haven Leavitt

For many equestrians, a Steven Spielberg movie about horses promised an exciting tale reflecting the human-equine bond while conveying what war means to those involved. Having heard that War Horse was a tearjerker, I braced myself for what I imagined would be an emotional and […]

War Horse Movie Review – feel good story with lush production and authentic locations

February 18th, 2012|


by Jane Louise Boursaw

Reel Rating: 4 out of 5 Reels

MPAA Rating: PG-13 for intense sequences of war violence

Released in Theaters: Dec. 25, 2011

Genre: War, Drama, Family

Runtime: 146 minutes

Directed by: Steven Spielberg

Cast: Jeremy Irvine, Peter Mullan, Emily Watson, Niels Arestrup, David Thewlis, Tom Hiddleston, Benedict Cumberbatch, Celine Buckens

Official Site: War Horse

If you’ve seen […]