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1 hr. 32 min.

Plot Summary
An 88-year-old cowboy devotes his life to saving mustangs at his sanctuary in South Dakota and, through that work, preserves a vital part of America's Western heritage.


Director: Suzanne Mitchell

Genres: Documentary

Distributor: Screen Media Films

Running Wild: The Life of Dayton O. Hyde (2012)

Release Date: October 4th, 2013|1 hr. 32 min.

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fan reviews ( 1 )
  • 70
    Justin Lowe The Hollywood Reporter

    An appealing documentary about one of the American West’s unique cowboy conservationists. show more

  • 50

    Mitchell’s documentary is modest and rambling, too — perhaps too much so. show more

  • 90
    Chris Packham Village Voice

    Through photos and family lore, but mostly through Dayton's own eloquence, Mitchell assembles a biographical portrait that's inspiring in the best possible way. show more

  • October 10, 2013 lgjhere1
    Report This User

    A lovely reminder of the positive effect one person with commitment can have on the lives of others, including wild horses. I contributed to this worthy cause at We need more Mr. Hydes.

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