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War Horse

War Horse (Film)

In War Horse, a young horse named Joey develops a strong friendship with farm boy Albert (Jeremy Irvine). When the first world war arrives in England, Joey is thrown into the front line, but Albert must remain behind because he's not old enough to go to war.

Friday, 10 February, 2012, 12:00am

Battlefield of high emotions

In War Horse, a hunter colt named Joey develops an impenetrable friendship with farm boy Albert (Jeremy Irvine). When the first world war arrives in England, Joey is thrown into the front line, but Albert must remain behind because he's not old enough to go to war.

5 Feb 2012 - 12:00am

Into no man's land

Hollywood has an almost endless supply of novels to adapt into films. But recently, a large number of adaptations have come from the inspiration provided by stage works. (To be fair, many drama productions were adapted from novels). Films like Chicago, Rent and Frost/Nixon come to mind.

29 Jan 2012 - 12:00am

War Horse

War Horse by Michael Morpurgo (read by John Keating) Scholastic Audio (audiobook)

15 Jan 2012 - 12:00am

Wartime tale of a wooden toy dog will warm readers' hearts

Little Manfred By Michael Morpuro Published by HarperCollins Children's Books ISBN 978 0 00 733966 2

25 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

Moving story of a horse at war

War Horse Michael Morpurgo Published by Egmont ISBN 978 1 4052 2666 0

Michael Morpurgo's classic novel War Horse has just been republished following its sell-out success as a stage play in London and New York.

Steven Spielberg is filming the story for release this autumn, so read the novel before the Hollywood version arrives.

25 Apr 2011 - 12:00am

Tale straight from the horse's mouth will touch your heart

War Horse By Michael Morpurgo Published by Egmont ISBN 978 1 4052 2666 0

17 Apr 2011 - 12:00am