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A native America named Thunder returns home only to find that his ancestral burial ground is being destroyed by construction workers. He tries to put a stop to it, but the law is not only ... See full summary »

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Sheriff Bill Cook
Mark Gregory ...
Raimund Harmstorf ...
Deputy Barry Henson (as Raymund Harmstorf)
Valeria Ross ...
Sheila
Giovanni Vettorazzo
Paolo Malco ...
Brian Sherman
Bruno Corazzari ...
Frank (as Richard Harley)
Antonio Sabato ...
Thomas
Slim Smith
Nazzareno Zamperla ...
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Goffredo Unger ...
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Ennio Brizzolari
Sergio Smacchi
Michele Mirabella ...
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A native America named Thunder returns home only to find that his ancestral burial ground is being destroyed by construction workers. He tries to put a stop to it, but the law is not only not on his side, but he is banished from town, beaten up, and left for dead. Now he wants his revenge... Written by Aylmer <aylmer666@juno.com>

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They gave him hate, He gave them hell. See more »

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11 November 1983 (Italy)  »

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pretty entertaining & fun...
21 February 2003 | by (Brighton, Michigan) – See all my reviews

I know there are a lot of real bad action flicks out there, but this one isn't as bad as it sounds. Don't get me wrong, its not "good" or at least "quality" at all, but if you're in the mood for some cheezy action it'll do fine. There's a lot of bad, funny acting, a lot of building-up to a big revenge, typical '83 action stylee. I like the desolate desert locations and nice shots of caves & stuff. Antonio Sabato is pretty hilarious, especially when him & his boys blow up a gas station. I don't even think they had a reason to, just wanted a nice explosion in the movie or something.

Anyway, this is pretty entertaining stuff, and can't really be taken serious. Mark Gregory is a cool actor and its nice to see a native American as the good guy. Sit back and chill with a lil' Thunder Warrior to relive the times when we actually made movies like this.


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