Tough Guys Don't Dance

  • 1987
  • Movie
  • R
  • Crime

Based on the best-selling Norman Mailer novel of 1984, this curious murder mystery marks the author's fourth venture into filmmaking, after three improvised, experimental features in the late 1960s. The story is a convoluted one set in Provincetown, Massachusetts, involving drug dealing, decapitation, divorce, dishonor, deception, and very little dancing....read more

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01:31 — Norman Mailer wrote and directed this adaptation of his novel about an alcoholic writer who thinks he might have committed murder. Interesting cast!

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  • Released: 1987
  • Rating: R
  • Review: Based on the best-selling Norman Mailer novel of 1984, this curious murder mystery marks the author's fourth venture into filmmaking, after three improvised, experimental features in the late 1960s. The story is a convoluted one set in Provincetown, Massac… (more)

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