KENTUCKY (David Butler, 1938)

Culminating in the single most exciting Thoroughbred race ever to appear in a Hollywood film, Kentucky is a small gem highlighted as well by an Oscar-winning performance. Walter Brennan (best supporting actor) is extravagantly wonderful as obstreperous old Peter Goodwin, whose family’s feud with the Dillons, also horse breeders, dates back to the American Civil […]