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A powerful, unflinching glimpse into the dark, bizarre world of the pornography industry. George C. Scott gives a strong, sensitive portrayal of a deeply religious Midwestern businessman whose daughter, while on a church-sponsored outing, runs away from h… View More
Genres Crime, Drama
Director Paul Schrader
Starring George C. Scott, Peter Boyle, Season Hubley, Leonard Gaines View More
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Movie Summary

A powerful, unflinching glimpse into the dark, bizarre world of the pornography industry. George C. Scott gives a strong, sensitive portrayal of a deeply religious Midwestern businessman whose daughter, while on a church-sponsored outing, runs away from home. He hires an oddball detective, who learns that the daughter has been making cheap sex films. When the father realizes that he can no longer trust the detective, he decides to hunt for his daughter himself. Posing as a porno film producer casting a new movie, he gathers clues with ferocious determination. His treacherous journey gives hima fast, hard lesson in big-city life and a close-up view of the world of porn, its victims and exploiters. Finally, with the help of a prostitute, he locates his daughter. But is it too late?
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Movie Details

Genres Crime, Drama
Director Paul Schrader
Starring George C. Scott, Peter Boyle, Season Hubley, Leonard Gaines, Dick Sargent, Dave Nichols, Marc Alaimo, Leslie Ackerman, Charlotte McGinnis
Studio Name Sony Pictures
Release Date 1979
VUDU Release Date 10/19/2010
Rating About Ratings
Running Time 108 minutes
Language English
Audio Tracks SD/Enhanced Widescreen, Dolby Digital

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