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The Human Tornado (1976)

R  |   |  Action, Comedy, Drama  |  2 October 1976 (USA)
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One of several Rudy Ray Moore films, THE HUMAN TORNADO is part of the on-going adventures of Dolemite: a signifying' super-hero. Dolemite comes to the rescue of Queen Bee, whose primarily ... See full summary »

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Rudy Ray Moore ...
Lady Reed ...
Jimmy Lynch ...
Mr. Motion
Gloria Delaney ...
Hurricane Annie (as Glorya De Lani)
Howard Jackson ...
Himself - World Karate Champion
Lord Java ...
Himself (as Java)
J.B. Baron ...
Sheriff Beatty
James Cromartie ...
Jimmy
Jerry Jones ...
Ed Montgomery ...
Dough
Herb Graham ...
Cavaletti
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Bo (as Louis Hudson)
Kathyn Hayes ...
Madam
Barbara Gerl ...
Mrs. Cavaletti
Peaches Jones ...
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One of several Rudy Ray Moore films, THE HUMAN TORNADO is part of the on-going adventures of Dolemite: a signifying' super-hero. Dolemite comes to the rescue of Queen Bee, whose primarily black Nightclub is threatened by White Mafia types. Written by <minskerm@garnet.cla.sc.edu>

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Nerve-shattering ...Brain-battering ...Mind-splattering ...A ONE MAN DISASTER!


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About 15 minutes or so into the film, as Dolemite is being chased by the Sheriff (because he got caught in bed with said Sheriff's wife), you can see the Hollywood sign as they drive through the upper roads of Griffith Park... and then they talk about how they have to get moving out to California. See more »

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Dolemite: You rat soup eatin' motherfucker!
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Rudy Ray Moore Movies: He's the Human Tornado! Rattlesnakes bite me they just crawl up and die.

Human Tornado (1976) is in many ways a better film than it's predecessor. The director knew what he had to work with and catered towards Rudy Ray Moore's limitations as an actor. It's a fun movie that's more technically sound and acted. The performers don't take themselves too seriously and it seems that this time around everyone is on the joke and goes with the flow. Rudy Ray Moore seems more relaxed in front of the camera and not as stiff like he was in Dolemite.

I enjoyed the film very much and I highly recommend it. Just like his first film, it's catered towards a certain audience (I highly doubt that Mr. Moore was trying to broaden his audience at this point in his career). Check it out!

Highjly recommended.


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