Thunder in the East

Thunder in the East

  • Approved
  • 1953
  • 1 hr 37 min
  • 6.3  (291)

The setting for this war drama is India in 1947, shortly after that country gained its independence from the British Empire. Steve Gibbs is an arms dealer from America who enters the country piloting his own airplane, hoping to sell the cache of weapons he is transporting to a local maharajah who is being threatened by a bandit army attack. Gibbs faces opposition from the prime minister, who espouses Gandhi's philosophy of non-violence, and unexpectedly falls in love with the beautiful blind daughter of the local parson.

Thunder in the East
Description
The setting for this war drama is India in 1947, shortly after that country gained its independence from the British Empire. Steve Gibbs is an arms dealer from America who enters the country piloting his own airplane, hoping to sell the cache of weapons he is transporting to a local maharajah who is being threatened by a bandit army attack. Gibbs faces opposition from the prime minister, who espouses Gandhi's philosophy of non-violence, and unexpectedly falls in love with the beautiful blind daughter of the local parson.

Thunder in the East is a 1953 drama with a runtime of 1 hour and 37 minutes. It has received poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.3.

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  • Release Date
    1953
  • MPAA Rating
    Approved
  • Runtime
    1 hr 37 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    6.3  (291)