THE RAINBOW JACKET

THE RAINBOW JACKET

Available on:
DVD

Starring:
Kay Walsh, Bill Owen, Honour Blackman

Director:
Basil Dearden, Michael Relph

Certificate:
PG

THE RAINBOW JACKET | Out Now

From T.E.B Clarke, Ealing Studios most famed writer and creator of such classics as The Lavender Hill Mob and The Titfield Thunderbolt, comes a film that reflected his passionate interest in the sport of horse racing and formed a template for future sporting movies. The Rainbow Jacket tells the story of a shamed jockey who is banned from racing after taking a bribe. Undeterred by his misfortune he takes on a young protégé and decides to train him up as the next champion. But as financial ruin rears its ugly head will they give in to corruption or finally beat the odds?


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