• Publication date: June 17, 2014

Hidalgo

Billed as the greatest rider the West has known, Frank T. Hopkins and his famed mustang Hidalgo are invited to partake in the 3,000 mile survival race across Arabia’s deserts known as the Ocean of Fire…

Program data

Duration: 150

Production Year: 2004

MBC Max:

August 8, 2014 14:00 (KSA) ~ August 8, 2014 13:00 (CLT)

Billed as the greatest rider the West has known, Frank T. Hopkins and his famed mustang Hidalgo are invited to partake in the 3,000 mile survival race across Arabia’s deserts known as the Ocean of Fire…

After learning that the race on average claims the lives of half its contestants and that most his adversaries are racing Arab pure-breeds, at some point the race becomes less about personal glory and more about honor, respect and believing that the impossible may just be within reach…

Starring:

  • Viggo Mortensen as Frank Hopkins
  • Zuleikha Robinson as Jazira
  • Omar Sharif as Sheikh Riyadh
  • Louise Lombard as Lady Anne Davenport
  • Adam Alexi-Malle as Aziz
  • Said Taghmaoui as Prince Bin Al Reeh
  • Silas Carson as Katib
  • J.K. Simmons as Buffalo Bill Cody

Directed by:  Joe Johnston

Rating:  PG-13 for adventure violence and some mild innuendo