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3.4
100 Ratings

Thunder Road

Directed by Jim Cummings
United States, 2018
Comedy, Drama

Synopsis

Officer Arnaud raises his daughter as a love letter to his late Mom. Based on the 2016 short film.

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Thunder Road Directed by Jim Cummings

Awards & Festivals

Independent Spirit Awards

2019 | Nominee: John Cassavetes Award

SXSW Film Festival

2018 | Winner: Best Narrative Feature

Critics reviews

While Thunder Road shares its small-town setting and dysfunctional male lead with many an American indie, it distinguishes itself with a highly accomplished central performance and a confidence of vision.
November 02, 2018
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Through a combination of caricature and psychological portrait, subtle touches and howls of impotent, uniformed rage, the film offers a memorable depiction of a man ill-equipped to deal with or direct his feelings—probably not all that different from the rest of us.
October 10, 2018
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