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  • Runtime: 1 hr. 54 min.
  • Genres: Animals, Biography, Sports & Recreation, Sports
  • Director:Frederick Wiseman


The Belmont is one of the world's leading racetracks for thoroughbred racing, and this 114-minute Frederick Wiseman documentary depicts racing as a small industry with corporate attitudes and institutional rituals. Along with the training, maintaining, and racing of the thoroughbreds, the 1985 film details the work of trainers, jockeys, grooms, jockey agents, hot walkers, stablehands, and veterinarians. After the daily routines (caring...more


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