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Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron (2002)

A wild stallion is captured by humans and slowly loses the will to resist training. Yet throughout his struggles for freedom, the stallion refuses to let go of the hope of one day returning home to his herd.

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Cast

Complete credited cast:
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Spirit (voice)
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The Colonel (voice)
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Little Creek (voice)
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Sgt. Adams (voice)
Jeff LeBeau ...
Murphy / Railroad Foreman (voice)
John Rubano ...
Soldier (voice)
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Bill (voice)
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Joe (voice) (as Matthew Levin)
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Pete (voice)
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Jake (voice)
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Roy (voice)
Meredith Wells ...
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Little Creek's Friend (voice)
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Little Creek's Friend (voice)
Donald Fullilove ...
Train Pull Foreman (voice) (as Don Fullilove)
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Storyline

A wild stallion is captured by humans and slowly loses the will to resist training. Yet throughout his struggles for freedom, the stallion refuses to let go of the hope of one day returning home to his herd.

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Release Date:

24 May 2002 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

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Box Office

Budget:

$80,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$23,213,736, 27 May 2002, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$73,280,117

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$122,563,539
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2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Real horses were recorded for all the audio. At no time were any human vocalizations used for the horse characters. See more »

Goofs

When Spirit is about to exit the train car and looks at the camp, the same shot with the mounted officer crossing the path is shown twice. See more »

Quotes

[Spirit is about to make a spectacular jump off a canyon]
Little Creek: Oh no...
Spirit: Oh yes!
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Crazy Credits

No opening credits (for music composer, producers, screenplay and directors, etc.) are shown, which is story are about western horses is beginning well after the title of the film, "Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron", although for the 2010s it conscious not quietly for commonplace and major films to not have opening credits. It was stuck of considered involving in 2002. See more »

Connections

References Bambi (1942) See more »

Soundtracks

I Will Always Return
Written by Bryan Adams, R.J. Lange & Hans Zimmer
Performed by Bryan Adams
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Important themes
26 January 2003 | by See all my reviews

I liked this movie a lot. The animation was well done and the romance was cute. I liked most of Bryan Adams' songs and the Hans Zimmer score was excellent. What a lot of people don't realize is how well it relates to the Heart of Darkness/Apocalypse Now themes (what happens when so-called "civilization" invades someone elses home, what does it mean to be "civilized" etc.). The opening scenery and music were very stirring. The film is a lament to an America that was once beautiful.


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