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Frank Amonte in The First Saturday in May

The First Saturday in May

2007 PG-13

Directed by brothers Brad and John Hennegan, this fascinating documentary explores six of the contenders for the 2006 Kentucky Derby as they strive to make their way into the ranks of the country's most prestigious horse race. Following Achilles of Troy, Sharp Humor, Jazil, Lawyer Ron, Brother Derek and the beloved Barbaro, the Hennegans capture the heart-pounding drama of horse racing and the people behind the splendid animals.