BUCK (Cindy Meehl, 2011)

Few of us harbor much, if any, regard for Robert Redford’s wearying The Horse Whisperer (1998),* but, it turns out, that advisor Buck Brannaman, the horse trainer who may even have inspired Nicholas Evans’s novel, is an intriguing chap about whom first-time filmmaker Cindy Meehl, a horse-owner herself, has sensitively crafted Buck, a no-nonsense, absorbing, […]