Blue Thunder

Expertly executed action flick that starts out fast and winds up faster. Roy Scheider is Murphy, a police helicopter pilot; Cochrane (Malcolm McDowell) is an old enemy. A special chopper, "Blue Thunder," has been brought to Los Angeles, supposedly to combat possible terrorist activities during the 1984 Olympics, but also to carry out Orwellian surveillance...read more

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Blue Thunder - Official Trailer
02:42 — A Los Angeles cop commandeers a specially built helicopter to fight a maniacal criminal.

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  • Released: 1983
  • Rating: R
  • Review: Expertly executed action flick that starts out fast and winds up faster. Roy Scheider is Murphy, a police helicopter pilot; Cochrane (Malcolm McDowell) is an old enemy. A special chopper, "Blue Thunder," has been brought to Los Angeles, supposedly to comba… (more)

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