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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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Cast overview, first billed only:
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 ...
T.C.
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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: Jimmy, if a snake were to bite me on my leg, what would you do?
Jimmy: I'd suck the poison, Dolemite!
Dolemite: Well, Bo! What if a snake were to bite me on my ass?
Bo: I guess you'd be a dead muthafucka!
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Great 70's movie
21 June 2003 | by (Los Angeles, CA) – See all my reviews

I've not only seen this movie but I bought it! I like the fact that it has everything you'd expect to see in a 70's era movie: kung-fu, sex, crooked cops and all the funky clothes you ever wished to see.

If you like low budget 70's movies, it doesn't get any better than this!

Check it out.


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