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Distant Thunder (1988 film)

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Director  Rick Rosenthal
Initial DVD release  December 7, 2004
Country  United States
5.9/10 IMDb

Genre  Drama
Music director  Maurice Jarre
Language  English
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Writer  Robert Stitzel, Deedee Wehle
Release date  November 11, 1988 (1988-11-11)
Cast  Ralph Macchio (Jack Lambert), John Lithgow (Mark Lambert), Reb Brown (Harvey Nitz), Kerrie Keane (Char)
Similar movies  Forrest Gump, The Assassination of Richard Nixon, The Hours, Full Metal Jacket, Youth, Looper
Tagline  A hero of war. A casualty of peace, With only one hope for survival...his son.

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Distant Thunder is a 1988 American drama film directed by Rick Rosenthal and starring John Lithgow and Ralph Macchio.


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The film tells the story of troubled Vietnam war veteran Mark Lambert (John Lithgow), who, upon returning home from the war, alienates his wife and child by deserting them and moving away into the remote wilderness of Washington state.

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After 10 years of living off the land and suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder, Mark Lambert decides to rejoin civilized society and find his now teenage son, who is living in Illinois. As an estranged father and recluse, Mark Lambert quickly finds himself unprepared for the changes that he must face.


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  • Ralph Macchio as Jack Lambert
  • John Lithgow as Mark Lambert
  • Kerrie Keane as Char
  • Reb Brown as Harvey Nitz
  • Janet Margolin as Barbara Lambert
  • Reception

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    This film was well received by movie critics. Roger Ebert commenting on this film said "Lithgow's performance is at the heart of the movie, and at the heart of his work is the way he smokes a cigarette or avoids looking anyone in the eye."

    Box office

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    The movie was not a box office success.

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