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The Mad Bomber
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Bert I. Gordon (screenplay)
Marc Behm (story)
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Release Date:
April 1973 (USA) See more »
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It Will Blow Your Mind! See more »
Plot:
William Dorn decides to get back at all the people he blames for the overdose death of his daughter and the break up of his marriage... See more » | Add synopsis »
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Cast

  (in credits order)

Vince Edwards ... Lieutenant Geronimo Minneli

Chuck Connors ... William Dorn

Neville Brand ... George Fromley
Hank Brandt ... Inspector Blake
Christina Hart ... Fromley's Victim
Faith Quabius ... Martha
Ilona Wilson ... Mrs. Fromley
Nancy Honnold ... Anne Dorn
Ted Gehring ... Police Chief Marc C. Forester
Jeff Burton ... Sgt. Gribble
Dee Carroll ... Miss Roman
Paula Mitchell ... Shelly the Stripper
Cynthia McAdams ... Mrs. Dorn
Brett Hadley ... Vice Squad Officer

Royce D. Applegate ... Man in Car (as Roy Applegate)
Jack Garner ... Plant Manager

James Stuart Duffy ... Youth
Michael Stanwood ... Youth

Tom Hallick ... Policeman in Car

Stuart Nisbet ... Attorney
Del Monroe ... Youth on Tower
Don Gazzaniga ... Litterbug
Tracy Morgan ... Waitress
Marilyn Lerner ... Shopper
Sandra Giles ... Checkout Girl
Herbert Bress ... Market Manager
Savannah Bentley ... Women's Lib Speaker
Paul Kent ... Dr. Devincy
Dusty Cadis ... Arresting Policeman
David Frank ... Reporter #1
Don Eitner ... Reporter #2
Jason Dunn ... Rapist Suspect

Charlie Picerni ... Rapist (as Charles Picerni)
Eddie Hice ... Policeman in Drag
Frank Orsatti ... Rapist
Bill Quinn ... Sgt. Quinn (as William T. Quinn)
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Jeff Connors ... Teenager on Street (uncredited)

Directed by
Bert I. Gordon 
 
Writing credits
Bert I. Gordon (screenplay)

Marc Behm (story)

Produced by
Bert I. Gordon .... producer
 
Original Music by
Michel Mention 
 
Cinematography by
Bert I. Gordon (director of photography) (as B.I. Gordon)
 
Film Editing by
Gene Ruggiero 
 
Casting by
William J. Kenney 
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
George Wagner .... assistant director
Steve Siporin .... second assistant director (uncredited)
 
Art Department
Charles Chicetti .... property master (as Chick Chicketti)
 
Sound Department
William L. McCaughey .... sound mixer (as Bill McCaughey)
Aaron Rochin .... sound mixer
James M. Tanenbaum .... sound recordist (as Jim Tanenbaum)
Harry W. Tetrick .... sound mixer
Jim Heinlen .... boom operator (uncredited)
 
Special Effects by
Dutch Van Derbyl .... special effects (as Dutch Vanderbyle)
 
Stunts
Ken Ferguson .... stunt performer (uncredited)
Eddie Hice .... stunts (uncredited)
 
Camera and Electrical Department
James Wooter .... gaffer (as Jim Wooters)
Terence Ford .... grip (uncredited)
 
Editorial Department
Eva Ruggiero .... assistant editor
 
Music Department
Michel Mention .... conductor
 
Other crew
Patti Dalzell .... script supervisor
Flora M. Gordon .... production coordinator (as Flora Gordon)
 

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91 min
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Quotes:
[first lines]
[man throws cup on sidewalk]
William Dorn:You just littered the street.
Pedestrian on sidewalk:But it was empty.
William Dorn:Well, I want you to go back and pick up your trash.
Pedestrian on sidewalk:What?
William Dorn:I said I want you to go back and pick it up.
Pedestrian on sidewalk:Like hell I will.
William Dorn:It's people like you that make our world filthy my friend. You're a pig! Did you hear what I said? Tell me.
Pedestrian on sidewalk:It's people like me that make our world filthy, I'm a pig.
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10 out of 14 people found the following review useful.
Dynamite sleaze., 20 August 2004
Author: EyeAskance from fabulous Las Vega$!

One of the more solid selections from the Bert I. Gordon roster, "The Mad Bomber" is the heartwarming tale of a man spiraling into insanity who decides that the sinful world needs to be punished through serial bombings. Chuck Connors plays this part well, but it's Neville Brand's show all the way as a pathetic scumbag rapist who holds the key to stopping the T.N.T maniac. Fairly terse low-budgeter is quite grueling at times, and deserves more substantial notoriety.

A flick likely to turn up on a local TV "Late, Late, Late Show", though possibly missing some of the more graphic moments. Still, worth a look and recommended.

5.5/10

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