Starring: Jeremy Irvine, Peter Mullan, Emily Watson & Benedict Cumberbatch
Screenplay by Lee Hall and Richard Curtis
Directed by Steven Spielberg

After his horse is sold to the British calvary during World War I, a young man enlists as a soldier in hopes of one day being reconnected with the animal he raised.

At once, breathtaking,
yet Saving Private Pony
teeters on hokum.

Grade: B

By Daniel J. Hoag
War Horse is now playing in theaters nationwide.