Five of the best episodes from the first season of the classic children's television series, inspired by Anne Sewell's novel.
The Fugitive (1972) Vicky and Kevin Gordon find a beautiful ebony horse that has been mistreated, and help restore his health.
The Hostage (1972) An escaped convict holds Kevin and Black Beauty hostage and forces Vicky to get food and clothing so he can complete his bid for freedom.
The Recruiting Sergeant (1972) Black Beauty is in danger of losing his freedom when a unit of British Army soldiers arrives in the village and Kevin is tricked into joining up.
Sailor on a Horse (1973) Vicky visits an old cottage believed to be haunted and finds an ex-sailor living there, who proves to be a friend indeed when a lawyer threatens to evict the Gordon family from their home.
Father and Son (1973) Doctor Gordon tries to sort out a dispute between a grandfather and his son-in-law over the future of little Stan.