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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Did You Know?
The teen-idol fan magazines Tiger Beat and 16 reported to their readers in 1976 that the Scottish glam-rock band the Bay City Rollers were to perform in this film. However, the Rollers never did appear in this (or any other) theatrical film, and another glam-rock outfit, Sparks, are heard on the soundtrack instead. See more
During the Rebel Yell Rollercoaster scene, the red train changes position in between shots. See more
[after the young man tells Harry he is holding the bomb
Do I have your full attention?
Fill 'Er Up
Written by Ron Mael
Performed by Sparks See more