Sign In. Thunderbolt and Lightfoot What is it like when you team up with a bank robber Clint Eastwood and a hot-rodding slick Jeff Bridges? An explosive action packed hit! Eastwood is "Thunderbolt and Bridges is "Lightfoot". They meet by accident when Lightfoot steals a Trans Am and Thunderbolt disguised as a preacher runs afoul of one of his old partners.
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As a young ne'er-do-well, Lightfoot Jeff Bridges steals a car. Elsewhere, an assassin attempts to shoot a preacher delivering a sermon at his pulpit. The preacher escapes on foot.