Tucker: The Man and His Dream
Tucker: The Man and His Dream ★★★ 1988 (PG)
Portrait of Preston Tucker, entrepreneur and industrial idealist, who in 1946 tried to build the car of the future and was effectively run out of business by the powersthatwere. Ravishing, ultranostalgic lullaby to the American Dream. Watch for Jeff's dad, Lloyd, in a bit role. 111m/C VHS, DVD . Jeff Bridges, Martin Landau, Dean Stockwell, Frederic Forrest, Mako, Joan Allen, Christian Slater, Lloyd Bridges, Elias Koteas, Nina Siemaszko, Corin “Corky” Nemec, Marshall Bell, Don Novello, Peter Donat, Dean Goodman, Patti Austin; D: Francis Ford Coppola; W: Arnold Schulman, David Seidler; M: Joe Jackson, Carmine Coppola. Golden Globes ‘89: Support. Actor (Landau); N.Y. Film Critics ‘88: Support. Actor (Stockwell).