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Thunder Bay (1953)

Thunder Bay (1953)

Thunder Bay

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James Stewart and Dan Duryea star in this action drama about two oil-field workers from Louisiana who attempt to drill for oil off-sh. Unfortunately, they find themselves in the middle of a serious fight with the local townspeople who are concerned the rig may threaten the livelihood of their shrimp fishermen.more
Rating: Unrated
Genre: Drama, Action & Adventure
Directed By:
Written By: Gil Doud, John Michael Hayes, George W. George
In Theaters:
Runtime:
Universal

Cast

James Stewart
as Steve Martin
Gilbert Roland
as Teche Bossier
Joanne Dru
as Stella Rigaud
Dan Duryea
as Johnny Gambi
Marcia Henderson
as Francesca Rigaud
Robert Monet
as Phillipe Bayard
Jay C. Flippen
as Kermit MacDonald
Antonio Moreno
as Dominique Rigaud
Harry Morgan
as Rawlings
Henry Morgan
as Rawlings
Fortunio Bonanova
as Sheriff Antoine Chig...
Mario Siletti
as Louis Chighizola
Antonio Filauri
as Joe Sephalu
Frank Chase
as Radio Technician
Allen Pinson
as Oil Man
Ted Mapes
as Oil Man
Ben Welden
as Fisherman
Jean Hartelle
as Fisherman
Jack Tesler
as Fisherman
Donald Green
as Fisherman
Laurie Vining
as Technician
Emanuel Russo
as Radio Man
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Critic Reviews for Thunder Bay

All Critics (3) | Top Critics (1)

Full Review… | October 31, 2006
New York Times
Top Critic

Sets up fascinating tensions between people and ways of looking at the world, but ultimately backs away from any kind of meaningful examination of them.

Full Review… | June 27, 2007
Apollo Guide

There's not many directors other than Anthony Mann who could have made the rival wildcatters and shrimpers become so lovey-dovey.

Full Review… | January 12, 2006
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Audience Reviews for Thunder Bay

½

Solid drama with an exceptional performance from Jimmy Stewart. He is such a versatile actor. The supporting cast is fine as well. Good plot, interesting story and surprisingly not out of date. Great pace, just the right length.

jam233
James Higgins
½

[font=Arial]about louisana offshore drilling vs fishermen. technicolor, jimmy stewart. predictable but not bad.[/font]

hotdax
sandy pardes
½

Solid drama with an exceptional performance from Jimmy Stewart. He is such a versatile actor. The supporting cast is fine as well. Good plot, interesting story and surprisingly not out of date. Great pace, just the right length.

jazza923
James Higgins

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