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Paynter looks for Hollywood ending

Updated: October 28, 2013, 2:52 PM ET
By Bob Ehalt

Hollywood is the place where dreams or storybook tales can come to life.

That's why it's so fitting that on Nov. 2 a horse named Paynter will run in the $5 million Breeders' Cup Classic at Santa Anita, a track within a relatively short driving distance of Tinseltown -- traffic permitting, of course.

The story of Paynter belongs in Hollywood. Even now, when the events of his tumultuous past year and a half have been widely celebrated, they seem more fiction than fact.

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