We have added the first set photos from Steven Spielberg‘s new adaptation War Horse, which is based on a novel by Michael Morpurgo. Here’s the official synopsis of the book… In 1914, Joey, a beautiful bay-red foal with a distinctive cross on his nose, is sold to the army and thrust into the midst of the war on the Western Front. With his officer, he charges toward the enemy, witnessing the horror of the battles in France. But even in the desolation of the trenches, Joey’s courage touches the soldiers around him and he is able to find warmth and hope. But his heart aches for Albert, the farmer’s son he left behind. Will he ever see his true master again?The film stars Jeremy Irvine, Peter Mullan, Emily Watson, David Thewlis, Stephen Graham, Benedict Cumberbatch, and Tom Hiddleston. Spielberg also produces War Horse alongside Kathleen Kennedy, Frank Marshall and Revel Guest. War Horse is scheduled to hit theaters on August 10th, 2011. [source: Collider] Are you looking forward to seeing War Horse movie?