Palomino 30 years old

Abandoned and confined to a wheelchair... can love heal her heart?

After the break up of her marriage, photographer Samantha Taylor retreats to the sanctuary of friend Caroline Lord's California ranch. Samantha falls in love with ranch hand Tate Jordan, and they share a deep and passionate love until Tate finds out that Samantha's ex-husband is popular and wealthy news anchor Warren Taylor. Ashamed he leaves the ranch, Samantha is heartbroken. Samantha breaks her back in an accident and is paralysed, and must learn how to walk - and ride - again. Caroline Lord tragically dies but leaves her ranch to Samantha, who turns it into a riding school for paralysed children. Through this enterprise, she begins to heal from the pain of Tate's desertion, the loss of her friend and her own paralysis. Tate returns to the ranch after hearing of Caroline's death and finds Samantha there. Can they both overcome their own demons and learn to love each other again??


Daniel Davis
Daniel Davis


Eva Marie Saint
Eva Marie Saint

Caroline Lord

Rod Taylor
Rod Taylor

Bill King

Lindsay Frost
Lindsay Frost

Samantha Taylor

Ashley Bank
Ashley Bank


Peter Bergman
Peter Bergman

Warren Taylor

Palomino Cast

Name Character
Eva Marie Saint She was 67, now 97 years old as Caroline Lord
Rod Taylor He was 61, 84 years old when he died as Bill King
Lindsay Frost She was 29, now 59 years old as Samantha Taylor
Michael Greene He was 57, now 87 years old as Josh
Lee Horsley He was 36, now 66 years old as Tate Jordan
Ryan Todd He was 9, now 39 years old as Timmie
Ashley Bank She was 10, now 40 years old as Heather
Rose Portillo She was 37, now 67 years old as Donna
Daniel Davis He was 45, now 75 years old as Doctor
Peter Bergman He was 38, 58 years old when he died as Warren Taylor

Palomino Crew

Name Department
Dominic Frontiere as Original Music Composer. He was 60 (now 90) years old Sound
Lloyd Ahern II as Director of Photography. He was 49 (now 79) years old Camera
Michael Miller as Director. He was 60 (51) years old when He died Directing
Danielle Steel as Novel. She was 44 (now 74) years old Writing
Michael S. McLean as Editor. He was 48 (now 78) years old Editing
Karol Ann Hoeffner as Teleplay. She was 41 (now 71) years old Writing
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Palomino (30 years)

Abandoned and confined to a wheelchair... can love heal her heart?

  • Release day: Monday, October 21, 1991
  • Runtime: 95 minutes