Tropic of Cancer (1970)



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In this film, Rip Torn plays an American expatriate author living -- and loving -- in 1920s Paris. The much-vaunted sex scenes were hot enough in 1970 to earn the film an "X" rating, even though they're likely not to raise an eyebrow today.

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Rip Torn
as Henry Miller
Phil Brown
as Van Norden
Gisèle Grimm
as Germaine
Ginette Leclerc
as Madame Hamilton
Philippe Gaste
as Train Passenger
Roger Lumont
as Cafe Patron
Guy Marly
as Dog Lover
Ed Marcus
as Boris
Henry Miller
as Spectator
Raymond Gerome
as Headmaster
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Critic Reviews for Tropic of Cancer

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Exploitation runs all the way down the line.

Jan 24, 2005 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…

a dirty movie worth watching

Feb 10, 2002 | Rating: 3/4 | Full Review…

The colors of Henry Miller's worlds coupled with his colorful expressions of desire make the experience a timeless one.

Jan 1, 2000 | Rating: 3/4 | Full Review…

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