Tucker: The Man and His Dream

Tucker: The Man and His Dream

  • Released: 1988
    • Length: 01:50:33
    • Plays: ???
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According to New York magazine, Tucker: The Man And His Dream is as fast, sleek and streamlined as the car - the Tucker Torpedo, that Preston Tucker built in 1948. And filmmakers Francis Ford Coppola and George Lucas celebrate Preston Tucker as the ultimate believer in the American dream. In a dazzling portrayal by Jeff Bridges, Tucker is a dynamic engineer and an enthusiastic showman who envisions the car of the future. Against mighty odds he manages to build a fleet of them - only to have his factory shut down by Detroit's Big Three automobile manufacturers. They took away his car - but nobody could take away his dream.

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