Tough Enough


1h 47m 1983

Brief Synopsis

Art Long wanted to be a country singer, but has been supporting his family by working as tree-trimmer. Tired of this, Art turns to entering Tough Man boxing contests, in which the fighters beat each other brutally. As Art sinks into this violent world, he drifts further away from his dream of a mus

Film Details

MPAA Rating
Release Date
1983
Location
Texas, USA; Detroit, Michigan, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 47m

Synopsis

Art Long wanted to be a country singer, but has been supporting his family by working as tree-trimmer. Tired of this, Art turns to entering Tough Man boxing contests, in which the fighters beat each other brutally. As Art sinks into this violent world, he drifts further away from his dream of a musical career, and his wife Caroline watches and worries about her husband.

Crew

Richard Adee

Property Master

Pete Antico

Technical Advisor

Shari Bloom

Assistant

Robin Boehme

Extras Agent/Coordinator

Peter Bogart

Assistant Director

Enrique Bravo

Camera Operator

Thom Bresh

Music Lyrics

Thom Bresh

Music

Lane Brody

Music

Lane Brody

Music Lyrics

Ed Bruce

Music Lyrics

Ed Bruce

Music

Patsy Bruce

Music

Patsy Bruce

Music Lyrics

Elizabeth Buckley

Production Coordinator

Daniel Cahn

Editor

Jerry G Callaway

Camera Operator

Clifford Capone

Costume Designer

Andrew Chulack

Editor

James A Contner

Director Of Photography

Johnny Cymbal

Music Lyrics

Johnny Cymbal

Music

John D'andrea

Music

James F Dillinger

Rigging Gaffer

Stephen Doran

Production Assistant

Eugene Engles

Gaffer

Mark Fleischer

Music Lyrics

Mark Fleischer

Associate Producer

Mark Fleischer

Music

James Freedman

Creative Consultant

Tony Garber

Sound Editor

James V Gartland

Key Grip

Mickey Gilley

Song Performer

Paula Gilmore

Extras Agent/Coordinator

William S. Gilmore Jr.

Producer

Judi Goodman

Hairdresser

Richard Graves

Assistant Director

Douglas H. Grindstaff

Sound Editor

Ginger Hart

Assistant

Barbara J Hause

Wardrobe Assistant

William Holmes

Music Lyrics

William Holmes

Music

Jack C. Jacobsen

Sound Mixer

Tom Joyner

Production Manager

Liz Keigley

Location Casting

Bill Kenney

Production Designer

Jw Kompare

Sound Editor

John Leone

Screenplay

Michael F Leone

Executive Producer

Michael Lloyd

Music

Michael Lloyd

Music Lyrics

Richard Lorenzana

Accounting Assistant

John B Lowry

Rigging Grip

J Michael Mcclary

Assistant Camera

Michael Mclean

Casting

Bob Minkler

Dubbing Mixer

Michael Minkler

Dubbing Mixer

Dick Moses

Production Manager

Hank Muller

Assistant Camera

Bill Mumford

Dubbing Mixer

Jim Nickerson

Stunt Coordinator

Glenn Nicol

Production Accountant

Andrew Pfeffer

Executive Producer

Jacki Phipps

Location Manager

Susana Preston

Script Supervisor

Dennis Quaid

Music Lyrics

Dennis Quaid

Music

Dennis Quaid

Song Performer

Steven Ramirez

Assistant Editor

Shari Rhodes

Location Casting

Ronnie Rogers

Music Lyrics

Ronnie Rogers

Music

Daniel Rosenblum

Boom Operator

Zade Rosenthal

Photography

Carmine Rubino

Music Engineer

Carla Rulien

Makeup Artist

Edward Sandlin

Sound Editor

T.g. Sheppard

Song Performer

Laura Singer-wolf

Apprentice Editor

Floyd Smith

Set Decorator

Richard Stone

Music Editor

Ed Swanson

Foreman

Richard Taylor

Supervising Sound Editor

Joan Skelton Thomas

Wardrobe Supervisor

Jose Villaverde

Casting

Steve Wax

Music

Allen Weisinger

Makeup Supervisor

Ward Welton

Construction Coordinator

David Wheatley

Music

Clifford Ray Yarborough

Transportation Captain

Film Details

MPAA Rating
Release Date
1983
Location
Texas, USA; Detroit, Michigan, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 47m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States Spring March 25, 1983

Released in United States Spring March 25, 1983