VIDEO LENGTH....: 98 minutes IMDb RATING..: 5.5/10 (42 votes)
VIDEO ASPECT....: [X] 16:9
[ ] 4:3 SIZE.........: 50x15mb
VIDEO FPS.......: [ ] 29.970 LANGUAGE.....: English
[ ] 23.976 SUBTITLES....: None
Patrick a fifteen year-old boy, doesn't know what he wants to do
with his life. With pressure piling up from his father, an ex
-professional baseball player, Patrick searches for his own
identity, Houston Jones, a misunderstood horse trainer whose sad
and lonely past has given him an undesirable yet undeserved
reputation, opens the door to the world of steeplechase racing to
Although Houston's reputation concerns his family, Patrick
convinces his mum and dad to give him a chance to train with
Houston - not only to ride steeplechase, but to compete in the
famous Derby Cup.
Along with the difficulties and challenges of training, Patrick
and Houston must overcome the malicious intentions of Randy
Adams, the rich town bully and five time Derby Cup champion.
Randy will stop at nothing to keep his title, and coveted cup, or
the heart of Jill the beautiful new girl in town. Despite Randy's
best efforts, Patrick and Jill form a special friendship.
Together they help Houston overcome his shortcomings and heal
wounds that have haunted him for years. Through this journey
Patrick and Jill innocently fall into the first romance of their
Just when Patrick's friends and family begin to embrace Houston,
bringing laughter and joy back into his world and theirs,
something unthinkable happens...
Can Patrick prevail against all odds to become the champion that
lies within? Will he find the faith to follow his dream? Where
will he get his strength?
The answer lies in the heart of a boy and the soul of a champion.
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Sarah Blackman ... Julie Gillette
Preston Brant ... Young Houston Jones
K.C. Clyde ... Copper Willams
Bill Cobbs ... Houston Jones
Zac Efron ... Patrick McCardle
Keith Gerchak ... Orville Hamner
Russell Haynes ... Jockey/Patrick Double
Crystal Hunt ... Jill Overton
William R. Moses ... Jim McCardle
Michael Nardelli ... Randy Adams
Rob Pinkston ... Chuck Overton
Tonja Walker ... Linda McCardle