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The Electric Horseman

Director: Sydney Pollack

Genre: Western

Year: 1979

Running time: 122 minutes

Territory: International

Studio: Sony

Cast: Robert Redford, Jane Fonda, Valerie Perrine

A former champion rodeo rider is reduced to using his saddle skills to promote a breakfast cereal in a gaudy Las Vegas show. When he's asked to perform with a $12 million horse that he discovers is being doped to remain docile, he flees into the desert astride the beast in an act of defiance. A story-hungry female reporter gives chase.


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