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Rolling Vengeance (1987)

A truck driver builds a special, eight-ton truck to help get revenge against the rednecks who killed his family and raped his girlfriend.

Director:

Steven Hilliard Stern (as Steven H. Stern)

Writer:

Michael Thomas Montgomery (as Michael Montgomery)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Don Michael Paul ... Joey Rosso
Lawrence Dane ... Big Joe Rosso
Ned Beatty ... Tiny Doyle
Lisa Howard ... Misty
Todd Duckworth Todd Duckworth ... Vic Doyle
Michael J. Reynolds ... Lt. Sly Sullivan
Michael Kirby ... Mahoney
Michael Dyson ... Moon Man
Hugo Dann Hugo Dann ... Hairlip
Lawrence King-Phillips ... Finger (as Lawrence King Phillips)
A.C. Peterson ... Four Eyes (as Alar Aedma)
Barclay Hope ... Steve Tyler
Susan Hogan ... Kathy Rosso
Alyson Court ... Allison Rosso
Marsha Moreau Marsha Moreau ... Kristin Rosso
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Storyline

A man is out to kill a bunch of rivalries who killed his innocent mother and the mother of their kids in a car that was destroyed and got pushed down to the bushes, now he wants revenge building up a massive monster truck also known as the "ROLLING VENGEANCE"

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Action | Drama

Certificate:

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Country:

Canada

Language:

English

Release Date:

2 October 1987 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Monster Truck See more »

Filming Locations:

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color
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Trivia

There were two monster trucks built for the movie by Mike Welch. After filming Mr. Welch kept the only surviving truck and replaced the cab with a Peterbilt, and named the truck "Super Pete", it was used in monster truck shows into the 90's and after years of abuse it was finally scrapped. See more »

Goofs

The character "Sly" is credited as being a lieutenant. When he is talking to Mahoney at the station, he opens a door that says "Lt. S. Sullivan" and goes in and sits at the desk, indicating this is his office. His uniform jacket and shirt have three stripes on the right sleeve, indicating his rank is that of sergeant. See more »

Quotes

Tiny Doyle: [to his sons] We always handle feuds within the family, right?
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Alternate Versions

The UK (medusa home video) VHS was cut by 21 seconds There where two versions on the market. One was uncut but the other was cut. See more »

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Featured in Rewind This! (2013) See more »

Soundtracks

The Rhythm Of Love
Performed by Betty & Bobby Bland (as Bobby Blue)
Written and Produced by Shandi Sinnamon (as Shandi)
© 1987 Picture Our Music (BMI)
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A really bad monster truck action movie
22 October 1998 | by rimmer-8See all my reviews

I hope that most Canadian films aren't as bad as this one. It is about a truck driver whose whole family was killed (not all at once) by a Family of Stereotypical drunk hicks who were for some reason found innocent in court. The truck driver (Instead of doing something easy like shooting them all with a shotgun)constructs a Monster truck from parts that he finds in a junk yard to avenge his family's death. This movie has no satisfaction to offer anyone, unless you like watching the hero's girlfriend get raped by inbred, gravy eating hillbillies.


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