Lightning, the White Stallion is a 1986 American drama film directed by William A. Levey and written by Harry Alan Towers. The film stars Mickey Rooney, Susan George, Isabel García Lorca, Billy Wesley, Martin Charles Warner and Françoise Pascal. The film was released in August 1986, by Cannon Film Distributors.
A rich gambler by the name of Barney Ingram's horse, Cloverdale III is stolen by creditor Emmet Fallon. The horse is eventually stabled and renamed Lightning, but under the condition that it will be trained by a young rider as a racing horse.