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Lean on Pete

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S0008013112 DVD Lea
DVD Collection Mature   Jerilderie . Available .  
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Call Number DVD Lea
Title Lean on Pete
Place of production Australia : Distributed by Universal Sony Pictures Home Entertainment Australia, 2019
Notes Based on the novel by Willy Vlautin.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2017.
Performing Artist Charlie Plummer, Chloƫ Sevigny, Travis Fimmel, Steve Buscemi.
Notes Fifteen-year-old Charley Thompson arrives in Portland, Oregon with his single father Ray, both of them eager for a fresh start after a series of hard knocks. While Ray descends into personal turmoil, Charley finds acceptance and camaraderie at a local racetrack where he lands a job caring for an aging Quarter Horse named Lean On Pete. The horse's owner Del Montgomery and his jockey Bonnie help Charley fill the void of his father's absence--until he discovers that Pete is bound for slaughter.
Audience note M - Mature themes, violence and coarse language
Primary Language Spoken In English. English Captions. English Audio Description.
Subject Added Entry - Personal Name Vlautin, Willy
Subject Added Entry - Topical Single fathers
Fathers and sons
Teenage boys
Race horses
Jockeys Women
Human-animal relationships
Subject Added Entry - Geographic Oregon
Genre Film adaptations
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities
Feature films
Personal Name Vlautin, Willy
Goligher, Tristan
Haigh, Andrew
Plummer, Charlie
Sevigny, Chloƫ
Fimmel, Travis
Buscemi, Steve
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