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Silent Rage (1982)

A sheriff tries to stop the killing spree of a mute maniacal murderer who, as the result of years of medical experimentation, has the ability to self-heal.

Director:

Michael Miller

Writer:

Joseph Fraley
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Chuck Norris ... Sheriff Dan Stevens
Ron Silver ... Dr. Tom Halman
Steven Keats Steven Keats ... Dr. Philip Spires
Toni Kalem ... Alison Halman
William Finley ... Dr. Paul Vaughn
Brian Libby ... John Kirby
Stephen Furst ... Charlie
Stephanie Dunnam ... Nancy Halman
Joyce Ingle Joyce Ingle ... Mrs. Sims
Jay De Plano Jay De Plano ... Biker Leader (as Jay DePland)
Lillette Zoe Raley Lillette Zoe Raley ... Tatooed Biker Mama
Mike Johnson ... Biker at Cafe
Linda Tatum Linda Tatum ... Biker Mama at Bar
Kathleen Lee Kathleen Lee ... Biker Mama at Bar (as Kathy Lee)
Desmond Dhooge Desmond Dhooge ... Jimmy - Guard
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Storyline

Dan Stevens is the sheriff of a small Texas town who checks out a disturbance which turns to murder. The killer is still in the house and he tries to kill Dan, but Dan stops him and arrests him. The killer attempts to flee, but is shot and killed and is taken to a medical institute. Three doctors, led by Dr. Philip Spires, operate on the killer and using a formula the doctors made, they bring him back to life. If that's not bad enough, the formula also made the killer indestructible. Dr. Tom Halman tries to stop the killer, but he and his wife are killed. After the two remaining doctors are killed, the killer goes after Dr. Halman's sister Alison, and it's up to Sheriff Dan Stevens to stop him.

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Taglines:

He's an indestructible man fused with powers beyond comprehension. An unstoppable terror who in one final showdown, will push Chuck Norris to his limits. And beyond. See more »


Certificate:

R | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

2 April 1982 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Das stumme Ungeheuer See more »

Filming Locations:

Dallas, Texas, USA See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$4,500,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$3,693,117, 4 April 1982

Gross USA:

$10,490,791
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color (Metrocolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

The movie has often been labeled "Chuck Norris vs. Michael Myers", the latter being the multiple maniac murderer character from the Halloween film series. The film's director, Michael Miller, had the same initials and first name as Myers. See more »

Goofs

When being stalked by Kirby at the institute, Allison hides in a storage room. Next to the outside door handle there is a light switch with a power indicator. When Kirby walks by, the switch is clearly turned on. When Allison leaves, the switch has been turned off. Also, despite being turned off, the lights are still on the in the room anyway when Allison makes her escape. See more »

Quotes

Charlie: Billy, they were the biggest things I ever saw and they had tattoos on them. You know, I may be in love. I might just go right back in there and ask her out on a date. (Biker flies out of the bar through the door) Mayday! billy, send backup! all units report to the old blues bar, over!
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Remade as Indestructible (2009) See more »

Soundtracks

It's the Time for Love
Music and Lyrics by Morgan Stoddard
Performed by Katey Sagal (as Katie Sagal)
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A raging psycho thriller no viewer should keep silent about

One of the better Chuck Norris movies, and there's not many. Here, a spin is put on the story which a loved. There's a psychopathic killer out there. He's shot down and killed. Three gifted specialists, do the unthinkable, when injecting the corpse with a serum that brings the nutter back to life, so red haired Chuck, sporting that moustache, has his work cut out for him, as the indestructible psychopathic force, escapes the medical facility. Silent Rage is really good and compact movie making that I like, thanks to it's story. Furst's performance is appealing as Chuck's overweight and bumbling partner, and also that of a younger Ron Silver who opened Pandoras's box, conducting an experiment that should of never happened. We have a nice little romantic montage too, and again, Chuck does what he does best, and it isn't acting. One set up scene of action in a bar, I liked, with Chuck kicking some redneck bikers's asses, another memorable Chuckie moment. With these films about indestructible forces, The Night Stalker, another one to springs to mind, you really want to believe the unbelievable, where even for the hero, we're uncertain, where the fight has never been stronger, as the odds almost seem unbeatable or with a small survival rate. These films, I really find exciting and this is just another example.


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