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Directed byDavid Mitchell
Written by Damian Lee
David Mitchell
Produced byDamian Lee
David Mitchell
StarringMichael Copeman
Paul Coufos
Pete Dempster
Margaret Langrick
M. Emmet Walsh
CinematographyCurtis Petersen
Edited byReid Dennison
Music byJohn Cascella
Rose & Ruby Productions
Shapiro-Glickenhaus Entertainment
Thunderground Productions
Distributed by Cineplex-Odeon Films
Rose & Ruby Productions
Release dates
May 1989
September 1, 1989 (USA)
Running time
92 min.
CountriesUnited States, Canada

Thunderground is a 1989 action film directed by David Mitchell and starring Michael Copeman, Paul Coufos, Pete Dempster, Margaret Langrick, and M. Emmet Walsh.


Plot summary

A con-artist meets a tough fighter and sees him as her ticket to a better life. The two make an agreement and head off to New Orleans to arrange a match with "the man" - the mysterious king of bare-knuckled boxing. There are no rules for this man wins when the other dies.


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