50 to 1 Synopsis
“50 to 1” is about a misfit group of New Mexico cowboys who find themselves on the journey of a lifetime when their crooked-footed racehorse qualifies for the Kentucky Derby.
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Washington Post

By Michael O'Sullivan
Even if you’ve never heard any of this back story — let alone anything about Mine That Bird — the outcome of the film is never seriously in...
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Variety

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It’s more of a bawdy buddy movie about the horse’s trainer, Chip Woolley, and owner, Mark Allen (who exec produced), with a bit of slapstick...
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Village Voice

By Zachary Wigon
While the film isn't without charming moments -- the Derby sequence is entertaining -- the lack of narrative sophistication grates.
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Los Angeles Times

By Gary Goldstein
Far too much of this plodding picture is spent on odd couple Chip and Alex's road trip transporting Mine That Bird to Kentucky. Forced...
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GREAT moview!!

By javerhoff
Being from New Mexico and being a horse owner, I loved the plot and it was great to see the rich snobs gets their attitudes handed back to them by being beaten by the underdog. Seeing people who...

Fantastic movie, do not miss this one

By dacsmom
50:1 is a wonderful story about a true longshot. It was filmed on locations around the country and has an amazing cast that includes Christian Kane, William Devane, Skeet Ulrich and Todd Lowe. Do not...

A fell good movie you can take the family to

By jazzyroses13
I give this film 5 stars. This is a film that you can take the family to, excellent and writing. Even though you might know how the story ends you will be so caught up in the story you forget about...

50 to 1

By weatherfran
You need to correct your rating of 50 to 1 as you indicate fans say no when every rating I see but for 1 fans say "I'm In". Not fair to the movie or the fans! I and all my fans are very excited...

So Excited

By nikiortega
Love this movie!! Christian Kane, Skeet Ulrich, Todd Lowe, WIlliam Devane and Maddie Deutch are excellent in this movie, and to have the real jockey Calvin Borel is So Awesome!! It's a great underdog...

50 to 1 is AWESOME!!

By msdaiza
I love this movie, great story, great cast, beautiful NM scenery. Entertaining for sure with a lot of heart! Saw it once today and am going again tomorrow!...

50 to 1

By remo18
Love it! New Mexico is my adopted state and it is a typical New Mexico type lifestyle. Mine that Bird is a state treasure. Good for everyone involved in bringing this special horse to the forefront...

50 to 1

By sooter3
A great movie....fun along the way and even though you know the outcome, it is the journey on how they get there -- oh so much fun. Challenges in life but never give up!!!! Love it and love...

Great Story of Triumph over Diversity!

By chandrasigmund
This movie exceeded my expectations! I am probably one of the few people who hadn't heard of this horse or knew the outcome of the story and the movie was a treat to watch and a true delight to share...

Awesome

By Lbpinto
I would return to see it again and again. Not suitable for young kids but older ones after 13 would love it, the action scenes are awesome....

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Rated PG-13 | For A Bar Brawl and Some Suggestive Material