All the Pretty Horses: Movie tie-in (Abridged / Compact Disc, Abridged)

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By Cormac Mccarthy, Brad Pitt (Read by)
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Description


Three CDs, 3 hours
Read by Brad Pitt
Soon to be a major motion picture starring Matt Damon, directed by Billy Bob Thorton and produced by Mike Nichols

A critical triumph, this is the story of John Grady Cole, who at 16 finds himself at the dying end of a long line of Texas ranchers, cut off from the only life he has ever imagined for himself. To escape a society moving in all the wrong directions, Cole and two companions decide to seek their future in Mexico, a land at once beautiful and desolate, rugged and cruelly civilized. But what begins as an idyllic, sometimes comic adventure, leads, in fact, to a place where dreams are paid for in blood. Within months, one of the boys is dead, and the other two aged beyond their years.
A story about childhood passing, innocence and an American age, here is a grand story and an education in responsibility, revenge, and survival. "All the Pretty Horses" is truly a masterpiece.

Praise For…


"Rambunctious, high-spirited...All the Pretty Horses is a true American original." --Newsweek

Product Details
ISBN: 9780375415876
Abridged: Yes
Publisher: Random House Audio
Publication Date: December 5th, 2000