8.0/10
26
5 critic

West of Thunder (2012)

| Drama, Mystery, Western
Trailer
2:26 | Trailer

Watch Now

From $2.99 (SD) on Amazon Video

South Dakota 1899. A mysterious stranger visits a small town on the outskirts of the Lakota Pine Ridge Reservation and brings with him a terrible resolve.
Reviews
5 wins & 3 nominations. See more awards »

Videos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Comedy | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

The misadventures of an Indian film director as he attempts to make the leap from Bollywood to Hollywood.

Director: Raffaello Degruttola
Stars: Rebecca Atkinson, Jody Marriott Bar-Lev, Crispian Belfrage
Inside Man (2006)
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

A police detective, a bank robber, and a high-power broker enter high-stakes negotiations after the criminal's brilliant heist spirals into a hostage situation.

Director: Spike Lee
Stars: Denzel Washington, Clive Owen, Jodie Foster
Mr. Thursday (2016)
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Director: James Nelson Davis
Stars: Darcy Donavan, Caroline Morahan, Avery Camp
Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

A glimpse inside the mind of one of America's most notorious murderers set to a unique musical score.

Director: Steve Russell
Stars: Dan Davies, Clifford Henry, Laurie Friedman-Fannin
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Henry Seed
Clifford Henry ...
Sheriff Chapman
Corbin Conroy ...
Little Thunder
Steve Garcia ...
Charlie Little Feather
...
Minor Running Cloud
Albert Red-Bear ...
Red Wolf
...
Kippy
...
Colin
...
Bartender Zeke
Sadie Kaye ...
Wanda
Shaeli Bar-Lev ...
Elizabeth Jane
M.J. Marsh ...
Father O'Leary
Justin Bricco ...
Eugene Rodgers
Gusti Wynds Terkildsen ...
Gusty Little Thunder
Scott Harpt ...
Otis the Rancher
Edit

Storyline

Nine years after the Massacre of Wounded Knee, the Lakota people on Pine Ridge Reservation are on a precipice. Set amongst the stunning and unique beauty of the Badlands, West of Thunder sees a complex character, Henry Seed, arrive in a South Dakota town on the outskirts of the newly created reservation. When eerie and inexplicable events, closely akin to the horrors that had been visited upon the Lakota people in recent years, begin to occur in the western town, everything seems to point to the newest resident, Henry Seed. Questions abound as to whether Seed is some sort of supernatural demon seeking retribution and revenge or if there is a more simple explanation for each of the occurrences. While Seed's arrival may seem to have provided an opportunity for revenge for the Lakota, the respected Lakota spiritual leader, Little Thunder, has a more far-seeing response. As the Lakota people face and adapt to their new circumstances, Little Thunder envisions the consequences of taking the... Written by Dan Davies and Jody Marriott Bar-Lev

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

No More Silence...

Genres:

Drama | Mystery | Western

Edit

Details

Official Sites:

|

Country:

Language:

|

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Was asked by the Smithsonian Institution to be included in the collection of the National Museum of the American Indian. See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Purchase Question dakota_eagle76
Discuss West of Thunder (2012) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?