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Tropic of Cancer


Three years after cinematizing [[Performer~P317196~James Joyce~jamesjoyce]]'s long-censored Ulysses, [[Performer~P113038~Joseph Strick~josephstrick]] mounted an adaptation of another racy literary work -- [[Performer~P49237~Henry Miller~henrymiller]]'s Tropic of Cancer. [[Performer~P114388~Rip Torn~riptorn]] plays [[Performer~P49237~Miller~henrymiller]], 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...more