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Tucker: The Man And His Dream

Overall A-

Preston Thomas Tucker (Jeff Bridges) is a man before his time, a maverick innovator who dreams of changing the world by introducing improved safety features and aerodynamic design to the automotive industry.However, as the man attempts to pursue his dreams, big trouble looms in the form of allegations and a Securities and Exchange Commission investigation of his corporation under the implied encouragement of Detroit's Big Three.

Release date August 11, 1988

Violence B
Sexual Content A-
Profanity C+
Substance Use C+

Why is Tucker: The Man And His Dream rated PG? The MPAA rated Tucker: The Man And His Dream PG

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Tucker: The Man And His Dream
Rating & Content Info

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Why is Tucker: The Man And His Dream rated PG? Tucker: The Man And His Dream is rated PG by the MPAA

Overall: A-
Set in the 1940’s, this Lucas/Coppola collaboration brings to film the historic tale of the plagued Tucker Torpedo and its ambitious creator who fights big business meddling and government red-tape to realize his American Dream.

Violence: B
Frustrated man throws a stick, man outruns police in his speeding car, short scene with slides of bloody and injured accident victims, man throws object and breaks glass, man hits object in anger, reporter offers bribe to another man, man nearly killed by falling car parts, rowdy crowd chants for action, car crashes and rolls without injury to driver, portrayal of dishonest politician, child makes threat toward man, man intentionally leads police on high speed chase, angry outburst occurs in courtroom.

Sexual Content: A-
Man kisses his wife on numerous occasions, hugs shown between family members, dress strap slides off teenaged girl’s shoulder.

Language: C+
At least: 22 mild profanities, 5 moderate profanities, 2 terms of Deity as expletives and 1 use in reference to Deity.

Alcohol / Drug Use: C+
Main character smokes throughout film, smoking and drinking shown in social gatherings, workers shown smoking on job, man offered a martini, man invites another man to go for a drink.

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Tucker: The Man And His Dream
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia Not Rated
Alberta Not Rated
Manitoba Not Rated -----
Ontario Not Rated
Quebec Not Rated
Martimes Not Rated
Canadian Home Video NA

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Cast and Crew

Tucker: The Man And His Dream is directed by and stars Jeff Bridges.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Tucker: The Man And His Dream movie is October 23, 2000. Here are some details…

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Another inspiring look at a man who will pay whatever it costs to pursue his dream can be found in Rudy, the story of a would-be football star. Or, if you’d rather delve into the need for family support while pursuing one’s dream, see Rod’s review of Selena.