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Tucker: The Man and His Dream (1988)

13 Jun

110m; U.S.

Director: Francis Ford Coppola

Cast: Jeff Bridges, Joan Allen and Martin Landau

Synopsis (IMDB): Based on a true story. Shortly after World War II, Preston Tucker is a grandiose schemer with a new dream, to produce the best cars ever made. With the assistance of Abe Karatz and some impressive salesmanship on his own part, he obtains funding and begins to build his factory. The whole movie also has many parallels with director Coppola’s own efforts to build a new movie studio of his own.

 
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Posted by on June 13, 2012 in Drama

 

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