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Directed by Joe Johnston, "Hidalgo" (also known as "Hidalgo - 3000 Meilen zum Ruhm", "Oceano di fuoco - Hidalgo", "Dash") is an Action/Drama/Adventure/Western film, released in the USA on February 17 of 2004 . Viggo Mortensen is starring, alongside Zuleikha Robinson, Omar Sharif, Louise Lombard, Adam Alexi-Malle and Saïd Taghmaoui.

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Who is the director of "Hidalgo":

Hidalgo was directed by Joe Johnston, an American director, and actor.

Before making Hidalgo, Joe Johnston had directed Jurassic Park III, released in 2001, October Sky (1999), Jumanji (1995), The Pagemaster (1994), The Rocketeer (1991), and Honey, I Shrunk the Kids (1989).

When was "Hidalgo" released:

Hidalgo was initially released on Tuesday, February 17, 2004, in the United States. Also released on Tuesday, February 17, 2004 has been Confessions of a Teenage Drama Queen (dir. Sara Sugarman). This was fifteen (15) years ago.

It has been released on Friday, April 16, 2004 in the United Kingdom; Friday, March 05, 2004 in Canada; Sunday, March 21, 2004 in France; Thursday, April 08, 2004 in Germany; Friday, April 09, 2004 in Italy; Friday, March 12, 2004 in Spain; Thursday, March 18, 2004 in Australia and on Saturday, April 17, 2004 in Japan.

What is the cast of "Hidalgo":

At the casting of Hidalgo we find Viggo Mortensen, previously seen in The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003) and The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002); Zuleikha Robinson (The Merchant of Venice (2004)); Omar Sharif (The Parole Officer (2001), The 13th Warrior (1999)) [ more... ]

  • Harsh Nayyar and Viggo Mortensen also worked together in 28 Days, released in 2000.
  • Harsh Nayyar and J.K. Simmons also appeared together in The First Wives Club, released in 1996.

What is the Storyline of "Hidalgo":

In 1891, wealthy Sheikh Riyadh (Omar Sharif) sends his attaché Aziz (Adam Alexi-Malle) to invite American Frank Hopkins (Viggo Mortensen), and his mustang, Hidalgo, to enter the "Ocean of Fire," an annual 3,000-mile survival race across the Najd desert region, a race traditionally restricted to pure-bred Arabian horses.

Hopkins had been a cowboy and a dispatch rider for the United States government. In this capacity, he had carried a message to the U.S. 7th Cavalry Regiment, authorizing the attack at [...]

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