Rolling Thunder

Rolling Thunder

A Vietnam veteran, Charles Rane, returns home after years in a POW camp and is treated as a hero. When thugs invade his home to steal the silver coins he received for his service, they mangle his hand and leave him and his family for dead. Rane survives and becomes obsessed with getting revenge. Aided by his loyal friend Johnny Vohden, Rane, now wielding a hook for a hand, sets out on his mission of vengeance.

TitleRolling Thunder
Release DateOctober 14th, 1977
GenresAction, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Runtime
DirectorsJohn Flynn, Joseph Lenzi
WritersPaul Schrader, Heywood Gould, Paul Schrader
Production CompanyAmerican International Pictures (AIP)
Production CountryUnited States of America
Plot Keywordsvietnam veteran, bar, repayment, prisoner of war, motel, revenge, flashback, shootout, violence, sawed off shotgun, el paso, ptsd
William Devane
William Devane
Major Charles Rane
Tommy Lee Jones
Tommy Lee Jones
Johnny Vohden
Linda Haynes
Linda Haynes
Linda Forchet
James Best
James Best
Texan
Dabney Coleman
Dabney Coleman
Maxwell
Lisa Blake Richards
Lisa Blake Richards
Janet (as Lisa Richards)
Luke Askew
Luke Askew
Automatic Slim
Paul A. Partain
Paul A. Partain
Brother in Law
Cassie Yates
Cassie Yates
Candy
October 14th, 1977
July 8th, 2015
May 30th, 1980