Movie | Humorous moments help the film’s weighty drama
by Michael Malament
Posted 7/30/20, 02:14 pm
Many films focus on protagonists who overcome daunting obstacles to pursue life dreams. But Ride Like a Girl goes much deeper.
Embedded among the film’s many equestrian scenes are underlying themes of family love, conflict, loss, and hope. They provide a rich backdrop for a story about a young woman overcoming social barriers and physical challenges to attain her dream.