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25 Ratings

American Swing

Directed by Jon Hart, Matthew Kaufman
United States, 2008


The year was 1977, and New York City burned. As the metropolis hurtled into bankruptcy, the city’s nightlife hit unprecedented heights. In midtown, the ultra-exclusive Studio 54 was a cocaine-fueled celebrity clubhouse.

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American Swing Directed by Jon Hart, Matthew Kaufman

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  • mpho3's rating of the film American Swing

    Part Inside Deep Throat and part Boogie Nights. Boy those '70s were something else : ) Includes archival footage from the era's clubs and parties and "professional adult footage" shot on location at Plato's Retreat. Were crabs the really the worst thing club members encountered? I highly doubt it, but to hear them tell it.... Very entertaining and ultimately sobering.