The plot is about a guile young terrorist who is able to blackmail a series of companies by placing home-made radio controlled bombs within the central attraction of amusement parks; roller coasters. The young man played by Timothy Bottoms gives a hard time to the cops after they give him UV marked money. He then wants revenge and places a bomb in a roller coaster at the most important amusement park event of the year. Written by
Watch out for the Man watching the Rollercoaster
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Is the third film to be presented in "Sensurround", a special low-frequency bass speaker setup consisting of four huge speakers loaned by distributors to select theaters showing the film. This system was employed only during certain sequences of the film, and was so powerful that it actually cracked plaster at some movie theaters. "Sensurround" was employed in only three other films released by Universal: Earthquake
(1976), and the theatrical release of Battlestar Galactica
(1978). See more
During the Rebel Yell Rollercoaster scene, the red train changes position in between shots. See more
If you're trying to kill us, at least let me put on some lip gloss.
Written by Ron Mael
Performed by Sparks See more