An Arkansas waitress and a housewife shoot a rapist and take off in a '66 Thunderbird (Internet Movie Database plot outline) Emphasis addedSusan Sarandon. Peace activist. Anti gun supporter.
Louise kills a man who threatens to rape Thelma. (Internet Movie Database plot summary) Emphasis added
"When Thelma and Louise lock up the policeman in the trunk they shoot two air holes in the lid. (Movie Mistakes)