Truck Turner


1h 31m 1974

Brief Synopsis

Truck is a bounty hunter who gets a job to track down a guy named Gator. When he and his partner find him, a chase ensues and Gator is killed. This makes Gator's woman, Dorinda, very angry and she puts a hit on Truck. The man who agrees to kill Truck is named Blue. The question is whether Truck can survive with Blue and his gang on his trail.

Film Details

MPAA Rating
Genre
Action
Crime
Release Date
1974

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 31m
Sound
Mono
Color
Color
Theatrical Aspect Ratio
1.85 : 1

Synopsis

After an injury destroys a man's football career, he becomes a bounty hunter--recording artist Isaac Hayes plays Truck Turner, the neighborhood man who operates as strong arm for a bail bondsman.

Film Details

MPAA Rating
Genre
Action
Crime
Release Date
1974

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 31m
Sound
Mono
Color
Color
Theatrical Aspect Ratio
1.85 : 1

Quotes

Turner's like a bulldog with eyes up his ass!
- Harvard Blue
We call her Turnpike, cuz you gotta pay to get on and pay to get off!
- Dorinda
So, this is your idea of a good night, huh. Get me drunk and then screw me.
- Annie
Okay, okay, we'll get something to eat first.
- Truck Turner
Those two bitches that left - they had better learn to sell pussy in Iceland because if I ever see them again I'm gonna cut their fuckin' throats! We are family ... and that's what we're gonna stay. Now I got important business out there today. And when I call you, I want you to come out there and shake your asses proper! You hear? Hah?! Now get out there and make it look good! And Raquel, take that fuckin' jacket off!! Move it!!!"
- Dorinda

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States 1995

Released in United States June 1974

Released in United States on Video April 25, 1991

Released in United States Winter January 1, 1974

Released in United States 1995 (Shown in New York City (Film Forum) as part of program "Blaxploitation, Baby!" June 23 - August 10, 1995.)

Released in United States Winter January 1, 1974

Released in United States on Video April 25, 1991

Released in United States June 1974 (Los Angeles)