Thunder Road

  • 1958
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Crime

One of the earliest, and by far the best, of the moonshine-running films starring Robert Mitchum, who not only wrote the original story, produced, and starred, but also wrote the theme song "Whippoorwill," which he later recorded and turned into a radio hit. If that isn't enough, Bob's 16-year-old son Jim made his movie debut playing his dad's brother....read more

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01:09 — A Korean War hero returns to his home in the mountains and becomes involved with his family's bootlegging operations. Also written and produced by Mit (more…)

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  • Rating: NR
  • Review: One of the earliest, and by far the best, of the moonshine-running films starring Robert Mitchum, who not only wrote the original story, produced, and starred, but also wrote the theme song "Whippoorwill," which he later recorded and turned into a radio hi… (more)

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