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A Sound of Thunder


"A Sound of Thunder" is a 2005 science fiction thriller film directed by Peter Hyams, and starring Edward Burns, Catherine McCormack and Ben Kingsley. An international co-production between the United Kingdom, the United States, Germany and the Czech Republic, the film was planned originally for a 2003 release. However, flooding in Prague and other financial difficulties—including the bankruptcy of the original production company during post-production—resulted in a delayed release.


"A Sound of Thunder" is a science fiction short story by Ray Bradbury, first published in Collier's magazine in the June 28, 1952 issue and Playboy in June 1956. As of 1984 it was the most re-published science fiction story up to the present time. It is based on the idea of the butterfly effect.

  • also known as Un coup de tonnerre
  • language: English Language
  • released in (63 years ago)


"A Sound of Thunder" is an action-adventure survival horror for the Game Boy Advance. The game was developed by former Mobius Entertainment and published by BAM! Entertainment, Inc and Franchise Interactive. It was released first in Europe on February 28, 2004 before arriving in North America on February 1, 2005. The story is based loosely both on the original short story by Ray Bradbury of the same name and follows more closely the plot of the 2005 movie. The game was originally also planned for home sixth generation game consoles, including Microsoft Xbox, Nintendo GameCube and the Sony PlayStation 2, but these were canceled as of December 2006.

  • developer: Rockstar Leeds
  • genres: Action-adventure game, Survival horror, Action game
  • publisher: BAM! Entertainment
  • released on (10 years ago)


"A Sound of Thunder" is a musical EP of A Sound of Thunder.

  • released in (6 years ago)


A Sound of Thunder is a female fronted American heavy metal band from the Washington DC metro area. This four piece band is known for its varying styles of musical composition, powerful female vocals, and energetic live shows.

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A sound of thunder was heard underground, and immediately afterwards a violent shock threw down the greater part of that city. In the course of about six minutes, sixty thousand persons perished. The sea first retired and laid the bar dry ; it ...

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Quotes about A Sound of Thunder

on a foggy hillside
there are white patches
from far
they look like

then i hear the
sound of thunder

suddenly they all
fly away

oh, the white herons
again! (Ric S. Bastasa)
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