Tucker: The Man and His Dream

Oscar Nominee
Runtime: 110 minutes

When they tried to buy him, he refused. When they tried to bully him, he resisted. When they tried to break him, he became an American legend. The true story of Preston Tucker.

Tucker: The Man and His Dream is a biography film released in 1988. The film stars Jeff Bridges as Preston Tucker, Joan Allen as Vera Tucker and Martin Landau as Abe. Tucker: The Man and His Dream was produced for $23,000,000. Since it's release it has grossed over $20,000,000 in ticket sales.

Tucker: The Man and His Dream was recognized by the Academy of Motion Pictures Art and Sciences in one category. It was an Oscar nominee for art direction .

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Trivia

Unused music by 'John Williams (I)' (qv).

Filming Locations

City Hall - 1 Dr. Carlton B. Goodlett Place, San Francisco, California, USA

Civic Center Plaza, Civic Center, San Francisco, California, USA

Fox Oakland Theatre - 1807 Telegraph Avenue, Oakland, California, USA

Hamilton Air Force Base, Novato, California, USA

Mt. Tamalpais, Marin County, California, USA

Oakland, California, USA

Paramount Theatre - 2025 Broadway, Oakland, California, USA

Petaluma, California, USA

Richmond, California, USA

San Bruno, California, USA

San Francisco, California, USA

San Rafael, California, USA

Sonoma, California, USA

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