Thunderbolt (1929)

06/20/1929 (US) CrimeDrama 1h 25m
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George Bancroft making Love With the Determination of a Bull Dog! Fay Wray His Foil and Richard Arlen His Enemy


A criminal known as Thunderbolt is imprisoned and facing execution. Into the next cell is placed Bob Moran, an innocent man who has been framed and who is in love with Thunderbolt's girl, without knowing of their relationship. Thunderbolt hopes to stave off the execution long enough to kill young Moran for romancing his girl.

  1. Josef von Sternberg


  2. Charles Furthman


  3. Jules Furthman


  4. Herman J. Mankiewicz


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  1. George Bancroft

    George Bancroft

    Thunderbolt Jim Lang

  2. Fay Wray

    Fay Wray


  3. Richard Arlen

    Richard Arlen

    Bob Moran

  4. Tully Marshall

    Tully Marshall


  5. Eugenie Besserer

    Eugenie Besserer

    Mrs. Moran

  6. James Spottswood

    'Snapper' O'Shea

  7. Fred Kohler

    Fred Kohler

    'Bad Al' Friedberg

  8. Robert Elliott

    Robert Elliott

    Prison chaplain

  9. E.H. Calvert

    E.H. Calvert

    Dist. Atty. McKay

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Original Language English

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