Charley (Charlie Plummer), a teen living with his single father (Travis Fimmel), finds work caring for an aging racehorse named Lean On Pete. When he learns Pete is bound for slaughter, the two embark on an odyssey across the new American frontier in search of a place to call home. From acclaimed filmmaker Andrew Haigh (Weekend; 45 Years), and based on the beloved novel by Willy Vlautin, comes Lean on Pete — a deeply moving story about love, loneliness, family, and friendship, told through the unique prism of one boy’s connection to a very special racehorse.
- Rating: R
- Genre: Adventure, Drama
- Director: Andrew Haigh
- Cast: Travis Fimmel, Steve Buscemi, Chloë Sevigny
- Runtime: 2 Hrs. 1 Mins.
- Language: English
- Official Website: Lean on Pete