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Tim Hunter's film about a girl and her racehorse, Sylvester, arrives on DVD with a widescreen anamorphic transfer that preserves the original theatrical aspect ratio of 1.85:1. The English soundtrack is rendered in Dolby Digital Surround. There are no supplemental materials of any consequence, but the disc does boast solid picture quality.

Product Details

Release Date: 04/06/2004
UPC: 0043396037427
Original Release: 1985
Rating: PG
Source: Sony Pictures
Region Code: 1
Presentation: [Wide Screen]
Sound: [Dolby Surround]
Time: 1:43:00

Special Features

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Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Richard Farnsworth Foster
Melissa Gilbert Charlie
Yankton Hatten Grant
Michael Schoeffling Matt
Constance Towers Muffy
Pete Kowanko Harris
Chris Pederson Red
Shane Serwin Seth
Norman Bennett Lenny
Barbara Brumley Secretary
Nigel Caserley Announcer
Ariane de Vogue Ariane
Victoria Gallegos Sandy
James Gammon Steve
Helmut Graetz Dressage Official
Shizuko Hoshi Mrs. Daniels
Arliss Howard Peter
Richard Jamison Capt. Marsh
Sam Laws Sammy
Dan Lufkin Starter
Earl John McElroy Auctioneer
Dabney Garrett Munson Judge
Brian O'Connor Broadcaster
Michael Osborne Irish trainer
Maggie Wise Riley Steward
J.P. Robertson trucker
Angel Salazar Tommy John
Stuart Silbar Broadcaster
Linda Snead Steward

Technical Credits
Tim Hunter Director
Sharon Day Costumes/Costume Designer
Thomas A. Duffield Set Decoration/Design
David Garfield Editor
Jerry Gatlin Stunts
Lee Holdridge Score Composer
Martin Jurow Producer
George Little Costumes/Costume Designer
Hiro Narita Cinematographer
James Newport Production Designer
Suzanne Pettit Editor
Jim Scribner Makeup
Howard E. Smith Editor
Carol Sobieski Screenwriter
Ray Stark Producer
Robert Zilliox Set Decoration/Design

Scene Index

Side #1 --
1. Start [8:32]
2. Sylvester [7:01]
3. Red Hot Rider [12:00]
4. Meeting With Mrs. Daniels [15:46]
5. Practice Lumps [15:33]
6. The Drill [6:55]
7. A Fantastic Ride [9:13]
8. The Cross-Country [4:48]
9. Mully [4:10]
10. A Civil Affair [8:13]
11. The Final Event [4:47]
12. The Preliminary Champion [6:19]

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Sylvester 3.3 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 3 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Looked like a good story, but we didn't finish watching it because the language was so bad right from the beginning. We were very disappointed in Melissa Gilbert in that area as she is a fine actress. It doesn't take bad language to make a good movie.
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