Set largely in 1914 Africa, this family film follows the adventures of Lucky, a spindly foal who grows up to be a wise and powerful horse. Born aboard a ship bringing horses to work in South African copper mines, little Lucky gets a rough start in life. Forced
to swim ashore with the other horse, he's separated from his mother and nearly dies during the long train ride across the desert. When they reach their destination, an isolated town in the middle of a harsh, arid landscape, Lucky's mother is sent to the mines and Lucky is adopted by an orphaned
stable boy named Richard (Chase Moore). More misfortune follows: Lucky runs afoul of temperamental stallion Caesar, ...