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Randall Wallace United States, 2010

D♯'s rating of the film Secretariat

Melodrama with unnecessary Christian overtones that only stymie the message of family. During the final stretch (literally in this case) the cue of praise music seemed way out of place until I imagined Secretariat as God and the crowd as His congregation. I implore anyone that watches that scene to do so with that in mind - it shifts from melodrama to farce.