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Blue Thunder

Year:
Duration:
60 min (11 episodes)
Genres:
Action | Crime | Drama | Sci-Fi | Thriller
IMDB rate:
6.1
Details
Country: USA
Release Date: 1984-01-06
Filming Locations: RMS Queen Mary - 1126 Queens Highway, Long Beach, California, USA
Cast
Actor
Character
James Farentino
Frank Chaney
Dana Carvey
Clinton 'JAFO' Wonderlove
Sandy McPeak
Captain Braddock
Dick Butkus
Richard 'Ski' Butowski
Bubba Smith
Lyman 'Bubba' Kelsey
Ann Cooper
J.J. Douglas
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Trivia
Throughout the show a lot of the aerial shots were taken from the movie Blue Thunder (1983) to save money. Quite frequently throughout the season you can see that the pilot is wearing the green flight suit from the movie and not the blue flight suit that they're wearing in the television show.
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The camouflaged vehicle used in the series is a modified GMC S15 Jimmy 4 x 4 with the rear section and doors removed.
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According to a report in TV Guide (Sept 3-9, 1983), Gil Gerard had been signed to play a pilot on "Blue Thunder."
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Quotes
PVC: Well what's that bird Chaney? You look like you're flying my Grandmother's old wringle washer!
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Photos from cast
Gracie Harrison