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Directed by:
Michael Apted

Starring Val Kilmer, Sam Shepard, Graham Greene, Fred Ward, Fred Dalton Thompson and Sheila Tousey, "Thunderheart" (also known as "Cuore di tuono", "Halbblut Thunderheart") is a Crime/Mystery/Thriller/Western film directed by Michael Apted, released on April 03 of 1992 in the USA.

Who is the director of "Thunderheart":

Thunderheart was directed by Michael Apted, an English director, and producer.

Before Thunderheart, Michael Apted had directed Class Action, released in 1991, Gorillas in the Mist: The Story of Dian Fossey (1988), Critical Condition (1987), Firstborn (1984), Gorky Park (1983), and Continental Divide (1981). Since, he directed Blink, released in 1994, Nell (1994), Extreme Measures (1996), The World Is Not Enough (1999), Enigma (2001), and Enough (2002).

When was "Thunderheart" released:

Thunderheart was initially released on Friday, April 03, 1992, in the United States. Also released on Friday, April 03, 1992 have been Rock-A-Doodle (dir. Don Bluth and Dan Kuenster), The Living End (dir. Gregg Araki), The Player (dir. Robert Altman), and Steal America (dir. Lucy Phillips). This was twenty-seven (27) years ago.

It has been released on Friday, October 16, 1992 in the United Kingdom; Wednesday, November 11, 1992 in France; Thursday, September 10, 1992 in Germany; Friday, September 04, 1992 in Spain and on Thursday, July 23, 1992 in Australia.

What is the casting of "Thunderheart":

At the casting of Thunderheart we find Val Kilmer, previously seen in The Doors (1991) and Kill Me Again (1989); Sam Shepard (Defenseless (1991), Homo Faber (1991)); Graham Greene (Clearcut (1991), Dances with Wolves (1990)) [ more... ]

  • Val Kilmer and Sam Shepard also worked together in Blind Horizon, released in 2003.
  • Val Kilmer and Fred Ward also appeared in Masked and Anonymous, released in 2003.
  • Sam Shepard and Fred Ward can both be seen in The Right Stuff, released in 1983.

What is the Storyline of "Thunderheart":

During the 1970s, FBI agent Ray Levoi is assigned to aid in the investigation of a political murder; that of Leo Fast Elk (Allan R.J. Joseph), on a Native American reservation in South Dakota. Agent William Dawes, Levoi's superior, has chosen him for the task due to his mixed Sioux heritage which might assist in the inquiry as they interview local townspeople. Levoi's new partner, agent Frank Coutelle, has diligently worked on the probe looking to apprehend a prime suspect: Aboriginal Rights Movement [...]

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