From The Grindhouse Cinema Database

Thunder (1983, Italy) is a Crime-Thriller film directed by Fabrizio De Angelis (as Larry Ludman). It was followed by Thunder II.

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Main Details

  • Released in 1983
  • Color
  • Runtime: 80 min (PAL)
  • Production Co: European International Films
  • Distribution Co: Video Programme Distributors (VPD) (1984) (USA) (theatrical) (dubbed)
  • Directed by Fabrizio De Angelis (as Larry Ludman)
  • Written by Fabrizio De Angelis (as Larry Ludman), Dardano Sacchetti (as David Parker Jr.)
  • Starring: Bo Svenson, Mark Gregory, Raimund Harmstorf
  • Produced by Fabrizio De Angelis
  • Original Music by Francesco De Masi
  • Cinematography by Sergio Salvati
  • Film Editing by Eugenio Alabiso

Plot Summary

  • A native American named Thunder returns home only to find that his ancestral burial ground is being destroyed by construction workers. He tries to put a stop to it, but the law is not only not on his side, but he is banished from town, beaten up, and left for dead. Now he wants his revenge.

Also Known As

  • Sein Name: Thunder (Germany)
  • Thunder 1 - Der gnadenlose Einzelgänger (Germany)
  • Thunder - Denn auf Blitz - folgt Donner (Germany)
  • Thunder - Eine Legende ist geboren (Germany)
  • Thunder Warrior (USA)


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