Rolling Thunder


1h 39m 1977

Brief Synopsis

Major Charles Rane comes back from the war and is given a number of gifts from his hometown because he is a war hero. Some greedy thugs decide that they want to steal a number of silver dollars from him. In the process they also manage to kill his wife and son and destroy his hand. The Major wants revenge so he enlists the help of his war buddy Johnny to meet the thugs in a final showdown.

Film Details

MPAA Rating
Release Date
1977

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 39m
Sound
Mono
Color
Color (DeLuxe)
Theatrical Aspect Ratio
1.85 : 1

Synopsis

When Major Charles Rane returns from being a POW in Vietnam, he is given a hero's welcome in his hometown in Texas. However, he also returns to a wife who no longer loves him, a son who d sn't recognize him, and quite a few people who think of him as a "baby killer." After some sympathetic citizens give Rane some silver coins to thank him for his service, thugs steal the coins, kill his family, and disfigure him. Now Rane is living purely for vengeance, and he pursues the thieves down to Mexico where they have fled.

Film Details

MPAA Rating
Release Date
1977

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 39m
Sound
Mono
Color
Color (DeLuxe)
Theatrical Aspect Ratio
1.85 : 1

Quotes

What are you going to do?
- Prostitute
I'm going to kill people.
- Johnny
Get your ass down here, flyboy!
- Automatic Slim

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States Fall October 1, 1977

Released in United States Fall October 1, 1977