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Thunderhead - Son of Flicka
Directed by:
Louis King

Directed by Louis King, and written by Dwight Cummins (screenplay), "Thunderhead - Son of Flicka" (also known as "Figlio del fulmine, Il") is a Family film, released in the USA on March 15 of 1945 . Roddy McDowall is starring, alongside Preston Foster, Rita Johnson, James Bell, Carleton Young and Ralph Sanford.

The exciting story of youth and adventure!

Who directed "Thunderhead - Son of Flicka":

Thunderhead - Son of Flicka was directed by Louis King, an American director.

Before making Thunderhead - Son of Flicka, Louis King had directed Bulldog Drummond in Africa, released in 1938, Bulldog Drummond's Revenge (1937), Bulldog Drummond Comes Back (1937), Road Gang (1936), Charlie Chan in Egypt (1935), and Police Court (1932). Since, he directed Smoky, released in 1946, Green Grass of Wyoming (1948), Frenchie (1950), The Lion and the Horse (1952), Dangerous Mission (1954).

When was "Thunderhead - Son of Flicka" released:

Thunderhead - Son of Flicka was initally released in the United States on Thursday, March 15, 1945.. This was seventy-four (74) years ago.

It has been released on Friday, September 28, 1951 in Japan.

What is the casting of "Thunderhead - Son of Flicka":

At the casting of Thunderhead - Son of Flicka we find Roddy McDowall, previously seen in The Keys of the Kingdom (1944) and The White Cliffs of Dover (1944); Preston Foster (Guadalcanal Diary (1943), My Friend Flicka (1943)); Rita Johnson (My Friend Flicka (1943), The Major and the Minor (1942)) [ more... ]

  • James Bell and Roddy McDowall, Preston Foster, Rita Johnson also appeared in My Friend Flicka, released in 1943.
  • James Bell and Carleton Young also appeared together in The Glenn Miller Story, released in 1953.
  • James Bell and Preston Foster can both be seen in I Am a Fugitive from a Chain Gang, released in 1932.

What is the Storyline of "Thunderhead - Son of Flicka":

Near the end of the movie, Thunderhead fights the albino horse to save the boy's life and eventually kills the albino horse. After killing the albino horse, he rounds up the other horses and takes them to the boy's dad's place. The boy then tells his mom and dad about the event. His dad tells his son that Thunderhead is a king and has to roam free. So the boy takes the ropes off Thunderhead and the mighty stallion roams free.


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