Left Header Right Header
Header 3a   Header Right End A Header Right End B Space
Header Left 3b
Movie Reviews Movie Trivia
FREE Membership MatchFlick Friday - Win Free DVDs






Member Login  [help]
 
 
 
 
 
Member Trends
 Top 10 List
 Exclusive Interviews
 Horror Club
 Zombie Club
Movie News
 Current News
 News Archives
Message Board
 Go To The Forum
Cool Statistics
 Member Stats
 Trivia Stats
Columns   [more]
 But Can She Act?...
 They're Not The ...
 Time Does Fly Wh...
 Before Minimum O...
 Column Archives
Popular Movies  [more]
 World War Z
 Mission Impossible 4
 Twilight Breaking Dawn
Popular People  [more]
 Leonardo DiCaprio
 Megan Fox
 Tom Cruise
Membership
 Join for FREE
 FAQs
 About MatchFlick
 Privacy Policy
Contests
 Guess That Scene
Syndication
 RSS Feeds
Tucker: The Man and His Dream
MatchFlick Member Reviews

1 review / review this flick
 

Tucker: The Man and His Dream 1988


From Amazon: Director Francis Ford Coppola and executive producer George Lucas shared a strong desire to film the story of Preston Tucker, the man who revolutionized car design in the late 1940s, only to have his innovation squelched by the "big three" automakers in a legal battle between Tucker and powerful political lobbies. Coppola surely related to and sympathized with Tucker as a visionary underdog, and so this stylish, energetic film envisions "the man and his dream" in idealistic terms--an unabashed optimist (played by Jeff Bridges) who realizes his vision through blind faith and tenacity. Martin Landau gives a superb, heartbreaking performance as...

Directed By:
Francis Ford CoppolaFrancis Ford Coppola
Written By:
No image existsArnold Schulman
No image existsDavid Seidler
Starring:
Jeff BridgesJeff Bridges
Martin LandauMartin Landau
Dean StockwellDean Stockwell
No image existsFrederic Forrest
MakoMako
Joan AllenJoan Allen
Christian SlaterChristian Slater
No image existsLloyd Bridges
Elias KoteasElias Koteas
Nina SiemaszkoNina Siemaszko
No image existsCorin Corky Nemec
No image existsMarshall Bell
No image existsDon Novello
No image existsPeter Donat
No image existsPatti Austin
Hope Alexander-WillisHope Alexander-Willis
No image existsDean Goodman

Buy on DVD

Member Reviews Add to Favorites A Favorite of... Buy/Rent on DVD
Subscribe to MatchFlick Movie Reviews through RSS Read Reviews / Post Review

Tucker: The Man and His Dream Movie Review by Derringer (8/13/2009)

Directed by FRANCIS FORD COPPOLA - TUCKER: THE MAN AND HIS DREAM is a smart, stylish Bio-Flick spotlighting in on PRESTON TUCKER, the man who built 'The Car Of The Future' back in the 1940's.

Aptly named the TUCKER 'TORPEDO', this beautifully aerodynamic automobile was, without a doubt, a revolutionary gem, indeed. Built...

(complete Tucker: The Man and His Dream review by Derringer)



  Terms of Use | Press | Contact Us
Partnership and Advertising Opportunities | Movie Database | Merchandise

©2004-2017 MatchFlick®. All rights reserved.
©MOVIE IMAGES ARE COPYRIGHT PROTECTED AND THE PROPERTY OF THEIR RESPECTIVE OWNERS

Web Analytics