War Horse is a magnificent war movie that starts years before World War I, and then fully takes place in the battle scenes of the formidable war. Directed by the unmatched Steven Spielberg, War Horse takes you through the written destiny in an incredible story of love and friendship between a horse and a young man, who are attached by a profound loyalty that goes beyond time and circumstances.
Jeremy Irvine on the starring role as Albert is a passionate young man who lives for his horse called Joey, and for whom he feels an immense love. Joey responds to Albert only through an owl whistle that has been taught among many other things. Things that one day will bring them together forever.
The fate is written, and the day comes that Albert has to leave his unconditional friend Joey by disposition of his father. Before his eyes in disbelief, Joey is sold to the army which will lead in time that Albert also joins the army with the only hope to meet again. War Horse is a film of love and unconditional friendship, courage and endless hope. War Horse is masterfully directed with a first class cast that makes this film a memorable and cherished one by all audiences.
Joey is in the German army but loads an emblem that once belonged to Albert's father, and which was never removed. During the ups and downs of the war, Joey escapes and is found by a girl and her grandfather. Meanwhile, Albert has been injured and is temporarily blinded, but fate has put Joey and Albert relatively close, but away at once. As if Joey knew of its proximity, the stallion again flees.
While Albert is recovering in a British medical camp, Joey has been rescued, wounded and muddy and almost unrecognizable, by fate he is taken to the same place where Albert is, but Joey is in poor unhealthy condition, and the army doctor orders to kill the horse. Albert, having heard of the brave horse, blows the owl whistle sound and with the help of his fellow soldiers, Albert walks closer to where the horse is and whistles again, Joey, seeking strength, strength that only love and friendship can give, answers to the sound and finally runs to meet his long time cherished friend.