The Great Dan Patch

The Great Dan Patch

  • 1949
  • Drama
  • USA
After the death of his father, a horse trainer, scientist David Palmer (Dennis O'Keefe) devotes himself to Dan Patch, a harness-racing horse. When the horse's driver takes ill, David drives Dan to a record time at a Kentucky track. When David refuses to sell the farm, his wife (Ruth Warrick) divorces him. With his attention now focused on his horse, David grows closer with trainer Cissy Lathrop (Gail Russell). As they fall in love, Dan Patch tries for racing glory.

Cast

David Palmer
Cissy Lathrop
Ruth Treadwell
Aunt Netty
Dan Palmer
Ben Lathrop
Chet Williams
Voodoo
Bud Ransome