While on the run from the ex-partners who think he made off with the loot from their last job, heist artist John "Thunderbolt" Doherty (Clint Eastwood) makes an eager apprentice out of young drifter/thief Lightfoot (Jeff Bridges). The newbie winds up brokering a truce between Doherty and his pursuers─by proposing a do-over of the botched robbery. Exciting debut feature from Michael Cimino co-stars George Kennedy, Geoffrey Lewis, Gary Busey, Catherine Bach. 115 min. Widescreen; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital mono; photo gallery; theatrical trailer.