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Tough Enough (1983)

PG
106 min | Action, Drama, Romance

An aspiring country/western singer, whose money is disappearing faster than his career opportunities, enters a "Tough Man" amateur boxing contest to earn some cash to pay his bills. Amazingly enough, he wins it, and is picked to go onto ...See moreAn aspiring country/western singer, whose money is disappearing faster than his career opportunities, enters a "Tough Man" amateur boxing contest to earn some cash to pay his bills. Amazingly enough, he wins it, and is picked to go onto the national finals. He's torn between his first love, music, and the glitz, glamor and money of the "Tough Man" world. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com See less
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Richard Fleischer (as Richard O. Fleischer)
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Opening Wknd
$ 725,117
Gross (USA)
$ 2,433,722
Gross (World)
$ 2,433,722
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Release date
Mar 25, 1983 (United States)

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Dennis Quaid
Art Long Art Long   See fewer
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Carlene Watkins
Caroline Long Caroline Long   See fewer
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Stan Shaw
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Warren Oates
James Neese James Neese   See fewer
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Bruce McGill
Tony Fallon Tony Fallon   See fewer
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Wilford Brimley
Bill Long Bill Long   See fewer
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Fran Ryan
Gert Long Gert Long   See fewer
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Christopher Norris
Christopher Long Christopher Long   See fewer
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Terra Perry
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Big John Hamilton
Big John Big John   See fewer
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Steve Ward
Heckler in Torreyson's Heckler in Torreyson's   See fewer
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Susan Benn
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Mark Edson
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Steve 'Monk' Miller
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Jimmy Nickerson
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Rod Kieschnick
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Preston Salisbury
Ike Kennedy Ike Kennedy   See fewer
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Darryl Poafpybitty
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Tino Zaragoza
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Pat Reilly
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John Hyden
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Charles Griffin
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Cindy Judy
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Susanne Hasty
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Kathy Lynch
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Cloryce Miller
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Ernest Lee Smith
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Eli Cummins
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Murray Sutherland
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Tody Smith
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Bennie Moore
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Domenico Seminara
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John McKee
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Paul Heckmann
Tough Guy (uncredited) Tough Guy (uncredited)   See fewer
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Lyle Kanouse
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5.5 / 10 | 668 votes