Very Rare Original Australian Daybill Movie Poster.The Littlest Horse Thieves AKA Escape From The Dark is a 1976 British-American family drama film produced by Walt Disney Productions. It was directed by Charles Jarrott and starred Alastair Sim (in his final film role) along with Peter Barkworth and Maurice Colbourne. The film was released in the United Kingdom on May 26, 1976 as Escape From the Dark. In the United States, it was released under the title The Littlest Horse Thieves on a double bill with The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh on March 11, 1977. Australia enjoyed a release under the title of The Littlest Horse Thieves as indicated by this daybill poster.