Cast & Crew
Peabody Award-winning color remake of the 1949 movie from the Steinbeck novella -- here without the Billy Buck character -- telling of a turn-of-the-century California farm family and the attachment of their sensitive young son to his horse after being unable to establish an understanding with his gruff father. Emmy Award-nominated as Outstanding Special, with nominations also going to Henry Fonda as well as writers, photographer, music composer, art directors, set decorator, makeup artist and sound editor.
Victor Sen Yung
Aired in United States March 18, 1973