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Truck Turner [DVD] [1974]

  • SKU: 28335282
  • Release Date: 07/07/2015
  • Rating: R
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    Overall Customer Rating:
    100% of customers would recommend this product to a friend (1 out of 1)

    Special Features


    • Audio commentary by director Jonathan Kaplan
    • Q&A at The New Beverly Cinema with Johathan Kaplan, stuntman Bob Minor - hosted by Joe Dante
    • "Trailers From Hell" with Ernest Dickerson
    • Radio spot
    • Original theatrical trailer

    Synopsis


    Truck Turner
    Isaac Hayes puts his gun where his groove is in his role as hard-case bounty hunter Mack "Truck" Turner, three years after composing the legendary score for Shaft (1971). Ex-football star turned skip-tracer, Turner specializes in bringing in the criminals police are too scared to chase, and when he's hired to capture sociopathic pimp Gator (Paul Harris), he finds himself confronted by the most vicious killers in the underground scene. Little does Turner know that Gator's woman, Dorinda (Nichelle Nichols), has a deep-running cold streak of vengeance, and has hired ruthless hit man Harvard Blue (Yaphet Kotto), as well as a legion of other like-minded and equally determined assassins, to snuff out Truck's supercharged motor once and for all. It's now up to Truck to keep his cool long enough to get to the source of the seemingly endless stream of bullets that come at increasingly unsettling intervals. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi

    Cast & Crew


    • Matthew "Stymie" Beard
      Matthew "Stymie" Beard - Jail Guard
    • Scatman Crothers
      Scatman Crothers - Duke
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      Lisa Farringer - Annette
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      Larry Gabriel - Travis
    • Robert Harris
      Robert Harris - Snow



    Customer rating

    Rating 5 out of 5 stars with 1 review

    100%
    would recommend to a friend
    • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

      Issac Hayes is Truck Turner!

      Posted
      dkosanke
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      • My Best Buy® MemberMember

      Few so-called 'blaxploitation' movies come close to equaling the sheer bombasity and slick veneer that Issac Hayes does portraying Truck Turner. Filled with lewd behavior, potty mouth (courtesy of Star Trek's Nichelle Nicols), a great villain (Yaphet Kotto) and cameo's galore (Scatman Crothers) this movie rocks...oh I forgot to mention Hayes funky and catchy score..so good Quentin Tarantino used some of it in Kill Bill Vol.1. Amazing movie with a great blu-ray release...highly recommended!

      I would recommend this to a friend



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