The Electric Horseman Poster

Release Date: 1979

DVD Release Date: May 6th, 1998

PG|2 hr 0 min

Plot Summary
A former champion rodeo rider is reduced to using his saddle skills to promote a breakfast cereal in a gaudy Las Vegas show. When he's asked to perform with a $12 million horse that he discovers is being doped to remain docile, he flees into the desert astride the beast in an act of defiance. A story-hungry female reporter gives chase.

Cast: Robert Redford, Jane Fonda, Willie Nelson, Valerie Perrine, John Saxon, Nicolas Coster, Allan Arbus, Wilford Brimley

Director: Sydney Pollack

Genres: Comedy, Western

Production Co: Columbia, Universal/Universal Int

Keywords: Brash, Spirited, Escape, Love, 1970s

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