Skip to main content

The Great Dan Patch

Not Yet Rated| 1 hr. 34 min.

Plot Summary
After the death of his father, a horse trainer, scientist David Palmer (Dennis O'Keefe) devotes himself to Dan Patch, a harness-racing horse. When the horse's driver takes ill, David drives Dan to a record time at a Kentucky track. When David refuses to sell the farm, his wife (Ruth Warrick) divorces him. With his attention now focused on his horse, David grows closer with trainer Cissy Lathrop (Gail Russell). As they fall in love, Dan Patch tries for racing glory.

Cast: Dennis O'Keefe , Gail Russell , Ruth Warrick , Charlotte Greenwood , Henry Hull , John Hoyt , Arthur Hunnicutt , Clarence Muse

Director: Joseph M. Newman

Genres: Drama

The Great Dan Patch (1949)

Release Date: January 1st, 1949|1 hr. 34 min.

similar movies

  • The Story of Seabiscuit (1949)

  • Secretariat (2010)

  • Seabiscuit (2003)

  • The Fighter (2010)

  • Rush (2013)

How do you watch stuff?


How else do you watch?

Select your online providers
My Settings

You are currently subscribed as: {email}


Get the latest reviews, movie news, photos, and trailers sent straight to your inbox.

Weekly Newsletter

Daily alerts


You're not following any movies.

These are the movies you’re currently following.

    Update settings