Basil Dearden directs this Ealing Studios racing drama. Disgraced jockey Sam (Bill Owen) has been banned from racing after taking a bribe. Unwilling to leave the racing world behind, he takes on a young protege, Georgie Crain (Fella Edmonds), and trains him up to be the next champion. But as financial pressures loom, do Sam and Georgie have what it takes to make it against all odds? Robert Morley and Honor Blackman co-star.