5 Best Horse Movies to Watch

Horses are interesting animals that people cannot seem to get enough of. There are hundreds of movies out there that focus on horses. While new horse movies have yet to debut in 2022, there are several horse movies made in that past that are worth watching this year. Here are our picks for the best horse movies to watch.


Largely based on a novel written in 1975 called “Secretariat: The Making of a Champion,” this film depicts the experiences of a legendary thoroughbred racehorse named Secretariat. This horse won the Triple Crown in 1973 and left behind a legacy that was important enough to bring to life on the big screen. This story is just as much about the owner, Penny Chenery, as it is about the horse.


Seabiscuit is a horse on the smaller side that has only a small chance of winning any horse race. During the Depression, a car maker decides to follow his dream of racing horses. While working with a team of underdogs, the car maker comes across the long-shot horse, and the two end up making a dynamic pair. The process of preparing for races and competing comes with many emotional highs and lows that should not be missed.

3.The Horse Whisperer

Due to an accident with her best friend and their horses, Grace and her horse are severely injured. The injured couple is traumatized, and people suggest that the disturbed horse be put down. But instead, Grace’s mother hires a horse whisperer who helps both Grace and her horse overcome their trauma.

4.Black Beauty

Black Beauty was born free, but the horse accidentally alerts cowboys of their herd. The horse herd gets rounded up, and Black Beauty is separated from their mother. Black Beauty experiences a deeply emotional encounter with a girl who loses her parents in a car accident. The story is one of glorious life experienced by humans and horses alike and a rewarding afterlife that Black Beauty always knew was accessible.

5.Casey’s Shadow

This story revolves around a man named Lloyd Bourdelle, who wants nothing more than to win a horse racing championship. With a group of other misfits, he meets a special horse.

They get the hope and inspiration they need to make their dreams come true. In the end, the horse shows the humans what is important in life.

In Conclusion

There are tons of awesome movies about horses out there to immerse yourself in, but we think that the options on our list are the best of the best. Still, we may have missed a movie that you think should have been listed. Let us know in the comments section!