HISTORY OF HOLLYWOOD PARK: CELEBRATING 75 SENSATIONAL YEARS (1938-2012)
Re-live the memories of some of the greatest names in Thoroughbred racing history from Hall of Fame riders George Woolf, Johnny Longden, Bill Shoemaker, Laffit Pincay, Jr., Eddie Delahoussaye, Chris McCarron and Kent Desormeaux to fabled trainers Charlie Whittingham, Jack Van Berg, Ron McAnally, Bobby Frankel, Bob Baffert, Mike Mitchell and D. Wayne Lukas. And don't forget the voice of Hollywood Park for 24 years the one-and-only Harry Henson.
There is also the opportunity to see some of racing's greatest stars in action one more time including SEABISCUIT winning the inaugural Hollywood Gold Cup in 1938, CITATION's final race in the 1951 Hollywood Gold Cup making him racing's first millionaire and his final farewell a week later in front of a packed grandstand, NATIVE DIVER winning the Hollywood Gold Cup a record three (3) times 1965-1967 and LAVA MAN equaling that record in 2005-2007, the two great fillies battling it out in a match race in 1972 - CONVENIENCE and TYPECAST and the great 1977 Triple Crown winner SEATTLE SLEW going down in defeat to J. O. TOBIN in the 1977 Swaps Stakes. Other great memories shown include film footage of HAPPY ISSUE, PRINCESSNESIAN, HONEYMOON, TRIPLICATE, HISTORIAN, PONDER, UNTRUST, GREAT CIRCLE, PALESTINIAN, ASSULT, NEXT MOVE, HILL PRINCE, NOOR, BEWITCH, AGLEAM, FLEET DIVER, IMBROS, SILKY SULLIVAN, ROUND TABLE, LUCKY DEBONAIR, FERDINAND, AFFIRMED, CADIZ, COLORADO KING, ATTENTION III, DR. FAGER, POLEAX, COUGAR II, FORT MARCY, ANCIENT TITLE, ACK ACK, QUACK, KENNEDY ROAD, EXCELLER, ALYSHEBA, ROVING BOY, LANDALUCE, SUNDAY SILENCE, STALWART, AZERI, ELMHURST, GAME ON DUDE, BAYAKOA, FLAWLESSLY, GAMELY, PASEANA, PRINCESS ROONEY, ROYAL HEROINE, ZENYATTA, NO TURNING, MARQUETRY, GHOSTZAPPER, SNOW CHIEF, A. P.INDY, REAL QUIET, POINT GIVEN, LOOKIN AT LUCKY, SHAR CAT, THUNDER GULCH, CRIMINAL TYPE, PRECISIONIST, OLYMPIO, GENTLEMEN, VENTURA, CIGAR, CHARISMATIC, TIZNOW, CONGAREE, FIRST DUDE, BEST PAL, CRYSTAL WATER, FRAN'S VALENTINE and FREE HOUSE.
|Format(s) Available:||DVD And VHS|
|Category:||U.S. & Canadian Flat Racing|