Thunderbolt (1929)

  |  Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

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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. ... See full summary »

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  • George Bancroft in Thunderbolt (1929)
  • Eugenie Besserer in Thunderbolt (1929)
  • George Bancroft in Thunderbolt (1929)
  • George Bancroft and Fay Wray in Thunderbolt (1929)
  • George Bancroft, E.H. Calvert, Tully Marshall, and William L. Thorne in Thunderbolt (1929)

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Did You Know?


Features George Bancroft's only Oscar nominated performance, though nominations were not official that year.


Prisoner: Do you sing tenor?
Thunderbolt Jim Lang: Who me? I kill tenors.


Plot Summary


Crime | Drama | Film-Noir

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