R | | Action, Drama, Crime
A returning war veteran loses his family to a violent home invasion and decides to seek and retaliate against those responsible.
Quentin Tarantino named his distributing company, Rolling Thunder Pictures, after this film. Rolling Thunder Pictures released B-movies, cult classics, independent films, exploitation movies, and foreign films. The company went under due to poor sales.
Major, I sure do hate to face all them people.
Major Charles Rane: Then put your glasses on, John.
The hair of most of the military personnel shown in the film, including that of Major Rane and his friend MSgt Vohden, is too long for military standards. Especially noticeable is the excessively long hair on the two-striper airman who opens the door of Rane and Vohden's executive jet after it lands at the beginning of the film.
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