Run Wild, Run Free, was a film starring Mark Lester as Philip Ransome, a troubled 10 year old boy, who has been mute since the age of three, Philip lives on Dartmoor, Devon, and spends his days roaming the moors, Philip's parents (who despair of a cure), were played by Gordon Jackson and Sylvia Syms.
Philip encounters a retired Colonel (John Mills), while roaming the moors, one day, and the Colonel, opens up Philip's world, Philip also makes the acquaintance of a white colt, who further opens up Philip's world.
Also appearing in Run Wild, Run Free, were Fiona Fullerton (Diana), who (like the Colonel) also befriends Philip, and Bernard Miles (Reg).
Run Wild, Run Free, was written by David Rook, and was based on his Book, The White Colt (1967).
Run Wild, Run Free, is a very moving film, which I have enjoyed watching on DVD.
Run Wild, Run Free, was filmed on location, in Dartmoor, Devon.
Below, you can hear some music from Run Wild, Run Free.
At time of posting, it seems this is out on DVD - available at Amazon UK: amzn.to/2qfMF8G
The above DVD, is the one, which I have enjoyed watching, I would thoroughly recommend watching, Run Wild, Run Free, Mark Lester, is excellent, in the role of the troubled Philip Ransome, and the supporting cast are all very good, I really liked the locations, which featured in the film.
It was nice to hear the late Johnny Goodman saying on the Minder commentaries how much of a nice guy Gordon Jackson was to work with - along with George Cole and Roger Moore, three actors that were true professionals that he was proud to work alongside
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Daley & McCann are, as good as, holding hands, on the exercise yard, in the scrubs.