National Velvet is the story of a 14-year-old girl named Velvet Brown, who trains and rides her horse, named The Piebald, to victory in the Grand National steeplechase.
How many horses died in National Velvet?
Since 1839, the generally accepted starting date of the famed steeplechase, some sixty-six horses have died during the final race of National Velvet fame. Since 1984, twenty-two horses have met their death on that last day.
Were any horses injured in National Velvet?
Dame Elizabeth Taylor fell from the horse and broke her back during the filming of the racing scene.
Where can I watch International Velvet?
You are able to stream International Velvet by renting or purchasing on Amazon Instant Video, iTunes, Google Play, and Vudu.