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"Tequila Sunrise" is a Fleet, Sexy, Intelligent Piece of Moviemaking

The new film, a thriller about drug smuggling, was written by Robert Towne, who is considered by many to be the best screenwriter in Hollywood. Film critic Stephen Schiff says the movie is a sensual feast.


Other segments from the episode on December 1, 1988

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, December 1, 1988: Interview with Michael Nesmith; Review of Til Tuesday's album "Everything is Different Now"; Interview with John Horner; Review of the film "Tequila…


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