See after The Road Directed by Joe Johnston. With Viggo Mortensen, Omar Sharif, Zuleikha Robinson, Louise Lombard. In 1890, a down-and-out cowboy and his horse travel to Arabia to compete in a deadly cross desert horse race.
Hidalgo (2004) Frank T. Hopkins, reputed to be one of the best riders in the Wild West, gets a chance to prove his talent when an affluent sheik invites him to join one of the most grueling races of all: a 3,000-mile trek across the Arabian Desert. Viggo Mortensen, Omar Sharif, Zuleikha Robinson...TS western
An awesome TV show with two amazing leads. Nathan Fillion (you'll always be Captain Reynolds!) and Stana Katic are have amazing chemistry and the supporting cast is also amazing. ("Castle": Mondays on ABC)