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National Velvet

Original Theatrical Date: December 13, 1944
  • Best Supporting Actress - Anne Revere
  • Best Editing

Enchantingly beautiful Elizabeth Taylor became a true movie star at age 12 after starring in this classic about a girl and her jockey pal (Mickey Rooney) who transform an unruly horse into a champion.

Anne Revere playing Taylor's mother earned herself a "Best Supporting Actress" Academy Award in this 1945 classic family film.

Genre: Sports ThemeOscar WinnersDrama


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