Question of the day

The Kickoff

May 18, 2006

What is your favorite horse racing movie of all time?

"Let it Ride." The characters resemble the regulars at any track. Their quirks and personalities are hysterical. The dream day every racetrack fan lives for.

Chris Kessler


It's "Seabiscuit: An American Legend." It had a horse, owner and jockeys, with great heart and a Baltimore connection - Seabiscuit vs. War Admiral - in 1938, at Pimlico.

Bill Hughes


The 1989 film "Let It Ride," starring Richard Dreyfuss as Trotter. A degenerate handicapper has the luckiest day of his life. No other movie better captures what a day at the track is all about.

Lee W. Murray



If you were running a horse in the Preakness, which jockey would you want to ride him?

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