The Dark Horse (2016) Movie Poster
  • Released
  • April 1, 2016
  • R, 2 hr 4 min
  • Drama
  • 16 Fan Ratings

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The Dark Horse (2016) Synopsis

THE DARK HORSE is based on the true story of Genesis ‘Gen’ Potini (Cliff Curtis), a Maori speed-chess champion seeking redemption and a new purpose in life despite his struggles with bipolar disorder.

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Rated R | For Drug Use and Language Throughout.

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Common Sense Media says

Soulful story about chess, mental illness, and redemption.

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