A promising young horse rider's life is changed forever when a terrible accident leaves GRACE and her horse PILGRIM seriously injured. In an attempt to bring Pilgrim back from his savage condition, Grace's mother ANNIE takes them to Montana in search of TOM BOOKER. Tom is a horse whisperer, a cowboy with the ability to communicate with horses. As the wise cowboy slowly tries to heal the souls of Pilgrim and Grace, he finds himself doing something he didn't expect . . . falling in love with Annie.