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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Paramount Pictures

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Rip Torn
as Henry Miller
James Callahan
as Fillmore
Phil Brown
as Van Norden
Gisèle Grimm
as Germaine
Ginette Leclerc
as Madame Hamilton
Magali Noël
as The Princess
Sabine Sun
as Elsa
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

All Critics (7)

Exploitation runs all the way down the line.

Full Review… | January 24, 2005

a dirty movie worth watching

Full Review… | February 10, 2002
Q Network Film Desk

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

Full Review… | December 31, 1999

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Full Review… | January 8, 2006
Film Threat

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December 18, 2004

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July 30, 2002
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

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