In 2002, Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron galloped its way into cinemas. The children’s animated movie, created by John Fusco, told the story of a beautiful Kiger Mustang stallion, by the name of Spirit.
Upon release, Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron was met with a warm reception from audiences, as well as praise from critics. It was nominated for multiple awards, and picked up eight, including four Annies.
Due to the success of Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron, the movie kick-started a Spirit franchise which included TV shows, TV specials and movies. But how many Spirit movies are there?
For all the details and more, keep reading.
The Spirit movies in order
To date, there are two entries in the Spirit movie series. The films include:
- Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron (2002)
- Spirit Untamed (2021)
In addition to the movies, Spirit has also spawned three television shows:
- Spirit: Riding Free (2017)
- Spirit Riding Free: Pony Tales (2019)
- Spirit Riding Free: Riding Academy (2020)
The television shows have also spawned two TV specials:
- Spirit Riding Free: Spirit of Christmas (2019)
- Spirit Riding Free: Ride Along Adventure (2020)
Are the Spirit movies the work of the same director?
The Spirit movies are the work of four directors. Kelly Asbury and Lorna Cook directed Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron, while Elaine Bogan and Ennio Torresan directed Spirit Untamed.
Who are the cast of the Spirit movies?
Notable actors in the Spirit movie series include Matt Damon, Frank Welker, James Cromwell, Charles Napier, Sherry Lynn, Jake Gyllenhaal, Isabela Merced, Julianne Moore, and Walton Goggins.
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