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Thunder Road (2018)Thunder Road (2018)

Thunder Road (2018)

A funny, cringe-inducing comedy

Comedy, Drama

7.4

movie

United States of America

English

Funny, Weird

2018

Jim Cummings

Ammie Masterson, Bill Wise, Chelsea Edmundson

91 min

Synopsis

A police officer faces a personal meltdown following a divorce and the death of his mother.

Our Take

7.4
Bilal Zouheir

Thunder Road is both a single-shot 13 minute short and a 91-minute feature-film expanding the story. Both are excellent and award-winning, but I really recommend the full experience!

Jim Cummings (above) is the director, writer, and main actor of this dark comedy. He plays a police officer having the worst day of his life as he tries to sing Bruce Springsteen’s Thunder Road at his mother’s funeral.

This sight is funny, and so is most of the story. But it’s also cringe-inducing, and because the main character is so sincere in his decline, will make you feel guilty about laughing so much. 

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