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The Mustang

Director Laure de Clermont-Tonnerre, who co-wrote the screenplay with Mona Fastvold and Brock Norman Brock, has tailored this drama around a real-life horse-taming program for inmates operated by the Bureau of Land Management. A prisoner (Matthias Schoenaerts) at Northern Nevada Correctional Center learns to soothe both his own demons and the wildest horse in training. The predictability of the story doesn't lessen the joy of experiencing his progress as he bonds with the animal. Mostly there's equine therapy at work here, soothing to man and beast alike, with both only seeking their freedom.

Watch out for: Knife and physical violence, references to drug dealing, a few profanities, some rough and crude language.

Rated: A-III, adults; MPAA: R

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