Secretariat Movie Poster
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In theatres:
  • October 8, 2010
On DVD: January 25, 2011
Disney+: November 12, 2019
Running time: 2h 3m
Genre: Drama

Based on the remarkable true story, SECRETARIAT chronicles the spectacular journey of the 1973 Triple Crown winner. Housewife and mother Penny Chenery (Diane Lane) agrees to take over her ailing father's Virginia-based Meadow Stables, despite her lack of horse-racing knowledge. Against all odds, Chenery—with the help of veteran trainer Lucien Laurin (John Malkovich)—manages to navigate the male-dominated business, ultimately fostering the first Triple Crown winner in 25 years and what may be the greatest racehorse of all time.

Director: Randall Wallace
Studio: Walt Disney Pictures
Producer(s): Gordon Gray, Mark Ciardi
Cast: Diane Lane, John Malkovich, Dylan Walsh, Dylan Baker, Margo Martindale, Nelsan Ellis, Otto Thorwarth, Fred Dalton Thompson, James Cromwell, Scott Glenn, Kevin Connolly, Eric Lange
Writer(s): Mike Rich
Inspiration: Penny Chenery
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