Horse Sense

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"Can this city guy and his cowboy cousin saddle up to save the ranch?"
  • G
  • 1999
  • 1 hr 32 min
  • 6.1  (2,071)

Horse Sense is a heartwarming Disney Channel Original movie that tells the story of Michael Woods, a rich and spoiled young man who is used to getting whatever he wants. Michael lives in Los Angeles, where he works at his father's company and spends his days partying with his friends. His life takes a turn when he is sent to rural Montana to spend some time with his cousin Tommy Biggs and his family.

Tommy is a hardworking cowboy who lives with his parents and siblings on a ranch. Unlike Michael, Tommy lives a simple life, waking up early every day to tend to the animals and help his parents with the ranch work. At first, Michael is uncomfortable with the dusty and rugged environment of the ranch, and he is not interested in helping with the chores. However, as he spends more time with Tommy and his family, he begins to appreciate their way of life and the beauty of the Montana countryside.

Despite the cultural differences, Michael and Tommy quickly develop a close bond. Tommy takes Michael under his wing and introduces him to his way of life, teaching him how to ride horses and work with the livestock. As Michael becomes more involved in the ranch work, he starts to develop a sense of responsibility and learns the value of hard work. He also learns to appreciate the simple things in life, such as spending time with family and friends and enjoying the beauty of nature.

However, Michael's idyllic life on the ranch is threatened when his uncle's business partners arrive for a visit. Michael's uncle is a wealthy businessman who is looking to expand his company's operations in Montana, and his partners are interested in purchasing Tommy's family's ranch to build a casino. Tommy and his family refuse to sell their land, as the ranch has been in their family for generations and holds a special place in their hearts.

Michael is torn between his loyalty to his family and his newfound loyalty to his cousin and his way of life. He realizes that the people who he used to think were boring and unsophisticated are the ones who actually have a deep connection to the land and the animals, and are living fulfilling lives.

Horse Sense is a movie about family, loyalty, and the importance of finding meaning in life. It is a heartwarming and inspiring film that showcases the beauty of rural life and the importance of respecting the environment. The cast delivers excellent performances, with Joey Lawrence and Andrew Lawrence delivering convincing portrayals of the two cousins. Susan Walters also shines as Tommy's mother, portraying her character's strength and love for her family with authenticity and warmth.

Overall, Horse Sense is a family-friendly movie that both kids and adults can enjoy. It is a great reminder that sometimes, the best things in life are the simplest. The film sends a positive message to viewers about working hard, respecting others, and finding joy in the people and things around us. It teaches us the importance of family and staying true to ourselves, even in the face of challenges. Horse Sense is a must-watch for anyone who loves heartwarming stories and wants to be inspired.

Horse Sense is a 1999 drama with a runtime of 1 hour and 32 minutes. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.1.

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    6.1  (2,071)