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The Last Tycoon (1976)

F.Scott Fitzgerald's novel is brought to life in this story of a movie producer slowly working himself to death.

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F.Scott Fitzgerald's novel is brought to life in this story of a movie producer slowly working himself to death.

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He has the power to make anyone's dream come true... except his own.

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Drama | Romance

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19 November 1976 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

El último magnate  »

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Budget:

$5,500,000 (estimated)
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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Peter Bogdanovich turned down the chance to direct. See more »

Goofs

Ingrid Boulting's hairstyle changes between the scene with the performing seal and the scene at Monroe's uncompleted beach house. See more »

Quotes

Monroe: I don't think I have more brains than a writer, I just think that his brains belong to me
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Connections

Referenced in Yes Man (2008) See more »

Soundtracks

Out of Nowhere
Music by Johnny Green (as John Green)
Lyrics by Edward Heyman
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worth watching for Theresa Russell alone.
16 August 2000 | by (Windsor ,England) – See all my reviews

This movie is worth watching for Theresa Russell alone.Ok the rest of the cast are all very good but a heart rending role from Theresa Russell steals the film,you can see her mind working and her face is a picture in every sense.At the start of her career to be in a scene with De niro and Nicholson and walk away with it,is something worth watching.A very moving and affecting work by an actress in a worthwhile film.


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