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      The Brave One

      Released Oct 26, 1956 1h 40m Kids & Family Drama List
      Reviews 40% Audience Score 500+ Ratings A Mexican boy (Michel Ray) seeks a presidential pardon for his pet bull, sold to face a matador in the bullring. Read More Read Less

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      Clyde Gilmour Maclean's Magazine An overlong but beautiful and stirring drama... Jan 29, 2020 Full Review Isabel Quigly The Spectator An exciting children's film but not, I would say, the stuff for adults. Jul 16, 2018 Full Review Steve Crum Video-Reviewmaster.com Poignant, simple story about a little Mexican boy. Rated: 5/5 Feb 21, 2008 Full Review Emanuel Levy EmanuelLevy.Com Rated: 3/5 Jun 26, 2005 Full Review Read all reviews

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      Steve D I found it completely ridiculous. Rated 1 out of 5 stars 04/08/24 Full Review david f A folk-tale-like film about a child and his bull. Rated 2.5 out of 5 stars 03/31/23 Full Review Audience Member Watching this film today is quite moving, because it has a feeling nowodays films don't have anymore, maybe it's that naive vision on things or maybe hope that everything can always be better! Incredibly well shot & directed, this film is telling the story of a little farm boy in a Mexican Ranch befriending with a fighting bull & trying to save him from the Corida & death! The little boy is very attaching, the sets are beautiful & i'm pretty sure some people will find similarities with War Horse, Spielberg's Epic War film. Wish they could make movies like this again, the pleasure they provide to the viewers are much greater than any films i have seen in the last decade..... everything must go fast, explode or be dark, back then hope, values & hard work were always rewarded.... something has been lost along the way...... Rated 3 out of 5 stars 02/26/23 Full Review Audience Member good family fare not really my cup-o-tea Rated 2.5 out of 5 stars 01/21/23 Full Review Audience Member Everything fell a little too nicely into place for me, but Jodi Foster is THE vigilante de woman. Watchable. Rated 3 out of 5 stars 01/14/23 Full Review Audience Member Decent movie with a slow beginning and a nice ending. Rated 3 out of 5 stars 02/04/23 Full Review Read all reviews
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      Synopsis A Mexican boy (Michel Ray) seeks a presidential pardon for his pet bull, sold to face a matador in the bullring.
      Director
      Irving Rapper
      Producer
      Frank King, Maurice King
      Screenwriter
      Dalton Trumbo, Merrill G. White, Harry S. Franklin
      Distributor
      Universal Pictures
      Production Co
      King Brothers Productions
      Genre
      Kids & Family, Drama
      Original Language
      English
      Release Date (Theaters)
      Oct 26, 1956, Original
      Release Date (Streaming)
      Feb 15, 2017
      Runtime
      1h 40m
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