Lightning, the White Stallion

Lightning, the White Stallion is a 1986 American drama film directed by William A. Levey and written by Harry Alan Towers. The film stars Mickey Rooney, Susan George, Isabel García Lorca, Billy Wesley, Martin Charles Warner and Françoise Pascal. The film was released in August 1986, by Cannon Film Distributors.[1][2]

Lightning, the White Stallion
Home video release poster
Directed byWilliam A. Levey
Produced byHarry Alan Towers
Written byHarry Alan Towers
StarringMickey Rooney
Susan George
Isabel García Lorca
Billy Wesley
Martin Charles Warner
Françoise Pascal
Music byMaurizio Abeni
Anna-Karin Klockar
CinematographySteven Shaw
Edited byKen Bornstein
Cannon Films Inc.
Cannon International
Distributed byCannon Film Distributors
Release date
  • August 1986 (1986-08)
Running time
95 minutes
CountryUnited States


The horse of wealthy gambler Barney Ingram, Cloverdale III, is stolen by creditor Emmet Fallon. The horse is eventually stabled and renamed Lightning, but under the condition that he will be trained by a young rider as a racing horse.


  • Mickey Rooney as Barney Ingram
  • Susan George as Madame Rene
  • Isabel García Lorca as Stephanie Ward
  • Billy Wesley as Lucas Mitchell
  • Martin Charles Warner as Emmett Fallon
  • Françoise Pascal as Marie Ward Leeman
  • Read Morgan as Harvey Leeman
  • Stanley Siegel as Jim Piper
  • Jay Rasumny as Johnny
  • Debra Berger as Lili Castle
  • Murray Langston as Gorman
  • Richard Lundin as Max
  • Justin Lundin as Wiley
  • Charles Pitt as Judge
  • Sheila Colligan as Registrar
  • Karen Davis as Melinda
  • Claudia Stenke as Danielle
  • Rob Gage as Himself
  • Jennifer Young as Rob Gage's Girlfriend
  • Shannon McLeod as Daphne
  • William A. Levey as Ophthamologist
  • John Warren James as Mailman
  • Bradley C. Golden as Neighbor
  • Ayanna DuLaney as Nurse


  1. "Lightning - The White Stallion (1986) - Overview". Turner Classic Movies. Retrieved 9 December 2014.
  2. "Lightning--The White Stallion". TV Guide. Retrieved 9 December 2014.
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