2 user 3 critic

The Girls from Thunder Strip (1970)

Not Rated | | Action, Drama | 11 February 1972 (West Germany)
A vicious gang of murderous bikers goes up against a trio of beautiful bootlegging sisters.



(screenplay), (screenplay) (as David Prentiss) | 1 more credit »


Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Adventure | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.9/10 X  

A circus owner and a lady trapper trek into the African jungle to capture a giant gorilla for his circus.

Director: David L. Hewitt
Stars: Anthony Eisley, Megan Timothy, Scott Brady
Fantasy | Horror | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.3/10 X  

In 1974, four astronauts, silver shoe-clad Dorothy, overweight Doc, goofy Charlie, and wooden Steve, crash land on Mars when taking readings, with only four days of supplies. They must try ... See full summary »

Director: David L. Hewitt
Stars: John Carradine, Roger Gentry, Vic McGee
Horror | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.9/10 X  

John Carradine narrates five horror tales, each with a comically predictable surprise ending. In the first, "The Witches Clock" (sic), The Farrells have purchased an old mansion in Salem ... See full summary »

Director: David L. Hewitt
Stars: Lon Chaney Jr., John Carradine, Rochelle Hudson
Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

At first gas station attendant Poet is happy when the Hells Angels gang finally accepts him. But he's shocked when he learns just how brutal they are.

Director: Richard Rush
Stars: Adam Roarke, Jack Nicholson, Sabrina Scharf
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.2/10 X  

An intelligence agent discovers a Nazi plot to revive the Third Reich by using clones.

Directors: Kenneth Hartford, David L. Hewitt
Stars: Robert Vaughn, Merrie Lynn Ross, Keenan Wynn
The Stunt Man (1980)
Action | Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

A fugitive stumbles on a movie set just when they need a new stunt man, takes the job as a way to hide out, and falls for the leading lady.

Director: Richard Rush
Stars: Peter O'Toole, Steve Railsback, Barbara Hershey
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.7/10 X  

Gruff, hard-nosed new boss Stanton takes over a scientific research company upon the death of his benevolent father. Scientists Manning, Gordon and White, who are very close to a ... See full summary »

Director: David L. Hewitt
Stars: Scott Brady, Anthony Eisley, Gigi Perreau
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.7/10 X  

They seemed invincible until they pushed one man too far...but to destroy them he has to join them!

Director: David L. Hewitt
Stars: James Craig, Chris Noel, Anthony Eisley
Psych-Out (1968)
Drama | Music | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

A deaf runaway arrives in San Francisco's Haight-Ashbury hippie district looking for her missing brother.

Director: Richard Rush
Stars: Susan Strasberg, Dean Stockwell, Jack Nicholson
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.7/10 X  

Rowdy biker women get more than they bargained for after joining a commune.

Director: Al Adamson
Stars: Ross Hagen, Kent Taylor, Preston Pierce
Action | Horror | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.1/10 X  

The "Satans" are a very cruel biker gang led by Anchor. The gang goes to a diner in the middle of nowhere in the California desert where they begin to terrorize Lew and his patrons and his ... See full summary »

Director: Al Adamson
Stars: Russ Tamblyn, Scott Brady, John 'Bud' Cardos
Crime | Action
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

A biker gets falsely accused of a murder committed by a drunken sheriff. His Vietnam vet brother doesn't believe this accusation, so he decides to join the Hell's Chosen Few biker gang in order to find out the truth.

Director: David L. Hewitt
Stars: Jody Daniels, Kelly Ross, William Bonner


Cast overview, first billed only:
Mick Mehas
Lindsay Crosby ...
(as Lindsey Crosby)
William Bonner ...
Megan Timothy ...
Melinda MacHarg ...
Lil (as Melinda McHarg)
Eve Curtis
Dan Kemp ...
Bruce Kimball ...
Lisa Tinelli
Alex Elliot ...


A vicious gang of murderous bikers goes up against a trio of beautiful bootlegging sisters.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

biker | kitchen | blood | degradation | dog | See All (61) »


Dynamite action... Souped up cars, illegal whiskey, wild women and souped up thrills! See more »


Action | Drama


Not Rated | See all certifications »




Release Date:

11 February 1972 (West Germany)  »

Also Known As:

Brut der Gewalt  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs


Sound Mix:



Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
See  »

Did You Know?


The magazine that Luther reads is the September 1966 issue of Playboy. See more »


References Hells Chosen Few (1968) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Hewitt Lands Another One!
28 April 2005 | by (North Hollyweird) – See all my reviews

One of the lesser biker movies from the golden age. Fairly rough sledding. Big problems with tone here. One minute Casey Kasem is "blown up" by a stick of dynamite ala Wile E. Coyote, to cartoonish effect with tattered outfit and blackened face, the next minute the bikers (really just serial killers, nothing more) are just killing civilians at random with a gunshot to the middle of the forehead, hardcore. Focus, people!

I really doubt the supposed release date of this film: clearly this trash epic could have been neither made nor released in 1966. The fashions, hairstyles and attitudes are just wrong. 1969 might be more like it, but I could also imagine 1970 or 1968. The sideburns are too long, the bell-bottoms are too wide, the hair is too big and unsettled, and the hippies too smelly to be 1966. Having said that, enjoy one of the more mindlessly violent motorcycle dramas out there.

Casey Kasem has a couple of scenes in the film, sporting sharp suits and big sideburns. Old Casey got a lot of acting work in the late 60's and early 70's. Be sure to check him out in THE INCREDIBLE TWO HEADED TRANSPLANT. And check out some of David L. Hewitt's other epics, including the bizarrely indescribable MIGHTY GORGA, available on DVD.

Also enjoy Bruce Kimball aka Kemp, in one of his earlier outings as Deputy Orville. A dependable presence on the drive-in film circuit during this time frame, he usually appeared as doltish deputies or sheriffs. He also appears in such other Hewitt films as THE MIGHTY GORGA, and several Al Adamson shlock fests like Dracula VS. FRANKENSTEIN, as well as Lee Frost's LOVE CAMP 7 and CHAIN GANG WOMEN, and one of my favorite mistakes, THE TORMENTORS.

5 of 9 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss The Girls from Thunder Strip (1970) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for: