Counting for Thunder
Counting for Thunder is inspired by the three years when Phillip Irwin Cooper, unlucky in work, money and love, went home to the Gulf Coast of Alabama when his relationship with Caroline, a UCLA college professor, hit the skids — and at the same time his mother received a dire medical diagnosis.
Working through his past with his complicated family, some old high school chums, and the desperate and hilarious southern characters who grace his hometown, Phillip learns more about his mother than he ever bargained for, and more about himself than he ever guessed possible. He ultimately finds his own voice as his mother is regaining hers.
Counting for Thunder covers many of the same universal themes of love, life, sex and death as Fried Green Tomatoes and Steel Magnolias. Producer Marsha Oglesby, who grew up in the South, compares the heart of Counting for Thunder to Terms of Endearment, as played between a mother and son.
- Q & A from Film Festivals
- Widescreen, 5.1 Sound
- Closed Captions
Grand Prize, Best Picture, Alternative Spirit Award
Rhode Island International Film Festival
Audience Favorite Feature Film
Columbia Gorge International Film Festival
Audience Choice Award
Fairhope Film Festival
Please note that Wolfe only ships to the U.S. and Canada.
With our Speedy $4.95 Shipping service for U.S. customers it only takes 3-5 business days for your order to be delivered to your door. For our 2-3 day Rush Shipping service please see the rates below. Please note that package tracking is not available for the Speedy Shipping method. Rush Shipping (2-3 business days) is fastest for phoned in credit card orders (Call 1.800.GET.WOLFE). Rush Shipping orders that have been placed on our website need to add one (1) business day to the processing time. Your Rush Shipping order will be delivered within 2-3 business days from date of shipment. Note that if you select Rush Shipping and an item is back-ordered, you will be notified that the order will be delayed. Please note: All orders are DISCREETLY shipped in a plain padded envelope or cardboard box. No rainbow flags or pink triangles—we promise!
With our Speedy $4.95 Shipping service for U.S. customers it only takes 3-5 business days.
*Shipping charges are per shipment based on availability (and DVD/Blu-ray release dates are subject to change). If you have ordered an item with a future release date, please indicate if you would like us to hold your order to ship all at once, or incur additional shipping charges for multiple partial shipments.
If you have any other shipping questions, please contact our Customer Service department at email@example.com or (1.800.GET.WOLFE).