Distant Thunder 1988

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Distant Thunder ★★ 1988 (R)

A scarred Vietnam vet, who has become a recluse, and his estranged son reunite in the Washington State wilderness, causing him to reflect on his isolation. Strong premise and cast watered down by weak script. 114m/C VHS, DVD . CA John Lithgow, Ralph Macchio, Kerrie Keane, Janet Margolin, Rick Rosenthal; D: Rick Rosenberg; C: Ralf Bode; M: Maurice Jarre.