An adventure that never met a cliche it couldn't saddle, mount and ride for a butt-numbing two hours and sixteen minutes. show more
This movie needs a star performance at its center, and the director, Joe Johnston, doesn't seem to know it. His closeups dote on Mr. Mortensen's striking face, and on the actor's interesting inwardness, but he doesn't ask for, or find, the sort of zest that could turn laconic into romantic. show more
Hidalgo is the first Middle East western. show more
A very cool movie....well written....good acting and VERY well directed! Every movie has a little \"Hollywood\" spice thrown in to make it interesting....this one is spiced just right for my taste.
This is a great, clean family movie fochildren of all ages!