Mega-promoter Colin Beverly plans to sabotage the New Year's 1983 concert of small-time operator Max Wolfe. Wolfe's assistants Neil Allen and Willie Loman find romance while trying to save the drugs, violence, and rock and roll from Beverly's schemes.
...And say goodbye to your brain!
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Did You Know?
The concert scenes were shot at the Wiltern Theater in Los Angeles. It had fallen into disrepair and was due for a renovation after filming was completed. This essentially meant that the production team could trash the theater, knowing that it was going to be refurbished after they had gone. See more
When King Blues and son are meeting the Jews Band for the first time a boom mic is painfully visible above Max and King swinging back and forth as conversation changes hand. See more
Hey Cool, don't drink that wine, it struck me blind!
You ain't blind, you just in the damn closet.
References Blue Thunder
The Sky Is Crying
Written by Elmore James
(as E. James), Clarence Lewis
(as C. Lewis) and N. Levy
Performed by Bill Henderson See more