Horse Of Pride

  • 1980
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Drama

Based on a French best-seller, HORSE OF PRIDE is a departure from the Hitchcockian style with which most viewers associate director Claude Chabrol. Here, Chabrol takes an unpretentious look at peasant life in Brittany from 1908 to 1918, concentrating on local customs and on the tradition of oral storytelling. Instead of letting the characters do the talking,...read more

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Based on a French best-seller, HORSE OF PRIDE is a departure from the Hitchcockian style with which most viewers associate director Claude Chabrol. Here, Chabrol takes an unpretentious look at peasant life in Brittany from 1908 to 1918, concentrating on local customs and on the tradition

of oral storytelling. Instead of letting the characters do the talking, however, Chabrol emphasizes voice-over narration, which enhances the already beautiful photography by Jean Rabier. The set design by Hilton McConnico (DIVA) is equally dazzling.

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  • Released: 1980
  • Rating: NR
  • Review: Based on a French best-seller, HORSE OF PRIDE is a departure from the Hitchcockian style with which most viewers associate director Claude Chabrol. Here, Chabrol takes an unpretentious look at peasant life in Brittany from 1908 to 1918, concentrating on lo… (more)

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