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Tough Guys Don't Dance

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Norman Mailer wrote and directed this demented film noir, which takes place in a Provincetown of perpetual twilight. Most of the tale, based on his best-selling novel, is told in flashback as Dougy Madden (Lawrence Tierney) pays a visit to his son ... Read More
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Patty Lorraine
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Wardley Meeks III
Jessica Pond
Dougy Madden
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