Horse (1965 film)

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Horse (1965 film)
Directed by Andy Warhol
Produced by Andy Warhol
Written by Ronald Tavel
Starring Edie Sedgwick
Ondine
Gregory Battcock
Tosh Carillo
Norman Glick
Production
  company
Andy Warhol Films
Distributed by The Factory
Release date(s) March 1965
Running time 105 min.
70 min. (cut version)
Country United States
Language English

Horse (1965) is an underground film directed by Andy Warhol. written by Ronald Tavel, and starring Edie Sedgwick, Gregory Battcock, Tosh Carillo, Ondine, Norman Glick, Daniel Cassidy Jr., and Larry Latrae (Latreille). Warhol himself makes a cameo appearance in the film.[1][2]

A photo from Horse published in Parker Tyler's book Underground Film (Grove Press, 1969; reprint DaCapo Press, 1995) shows all the male performers dressed only in jockstraps.

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The main event is a strip poker game in which an outlaw, his sheriff captor, and a pal join in. The game ends with the outlaw (Tosh Carrillo) getting beaten up by the others for cheating. At one point, one of the men sit on the real horse (a stallion) hired for the day by Warhol.

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