Thunder Bay

Universal City, CA: Universal Pictures, 1954. Vintage black-and-white press photograph from the 1954 French release of the 1953 film. "Service de Presse" rubber stamp on the verso.

Steve (Stewart) is an ex-GI who, with help from his army buddy Gambi (Duryea), head south to begin their careers in oil drilling. Trouble greets them before their first drill, when local shrimp fishermen boycott their presence. Things get worse when Steve falls in love with Stella (Dru), the daughter of a combative fisherman.

Set in the Deep South, shot on location in Louisiana.

8 x 10 inches. Very Good plus, with holograph annotations on the verso, and evidence of a mimeo snipe removal.

[Book #135205]