His whole life, he has lived by the rules. Share this Rating Title: Joel finds Lana and demands the egg back, but they are interrupted by Lana's pimp Guido, who pulls a gun. The song was on AFI's Years
Bronson Pinchot as Barry. Curtis Armstrong as Miles. Nicholas Pryor as Joel's father. Janet Carroll as Joel's mother. Shera Danese as Vicki. Raphael Sbarge as Glenn. Kevin Anderson as Chuck. Sarah Partridge as Kessler.
Nathan Davis as Business Teacher. Scott Harlan as Stan Licata. Sheila Keenan as Nurse Bolik. Lucy Harrington as Glenn's Girl Friend.
Jerry Tullos as Derelict. Jerome Landfield as Kessler's Father. Ron Dean as Detective. Bruno Aclin as Mechanic. Robert Kurcz as Service Manager. Jonathan Chapin as Kid at Gas Station. Fern Persons as Lab Teacher. Jimmy Baron as Kid at Window. Harry Teinowitz as Kid at Party. Cynthia Baker as Test Teacher. Wayne Kneeland as Russell Bitterman.
Megan Mullally as Call Girl. Lora Staley as Call Girl. Jade Gold as Evonne Williams. Karen Grossman as Hall Marshal. Brett Baer as Howie Rifkin. Vinny Argiro as Mr. View All Risky Business News. April 30, Rating: One of the finest film explorations of the end of innocence. August 6, Full Review…. February 9, Full Review…. October 23, Rating: April 10, Full Review…. July 31, Full Review…. July 31, Rating: August 11, Full Review…. July 16, Rating: View All Critic Reviews Melvin White Super Reviewer.
Albert Kim Super Reviewer. It was a classic ensemble piece. However, in the spring of that year, Cruise's mother left his father, taking Cruise and his sisters back to the United States. Cruise first appeared in a bit part in the film Endless Love , followed by a major supporting role as a crazed military academy student in Taps later that year. In , Cruise was part of the ensemble cast of The Outsiders.
That same year he appeared in All the Right Moves and Risky Business , which has been described as "A Generation X classic, and a career-maker for Tom Cruise",  and which, along with 's Top Gun , cemented his status as a superstar. Cruise's next films were Days of Thunder and Far and Away , both of which co-starred then-wife Nicole Kidman as his love interest. The film was well received, although Rice was initially quite outspoken in her criticism of Cruise having been cast in the film, as Julian Sands was her first choice.
In , Cruise appeared as superspy Ethan Hunt in the reboot of Mission: Impossible , which he produced. It was a box office success, although it received criticism regarding the Jim Phelps character being a villain despite being a protagonist of the original television series. In , he took on the title role in Jerry Maguire , for which he earned a Golden Globe and his second nomination for an Academy Award. Mackey, in Magnolia , for which he received another Golden Globe and nomination for an Academy Award.
Like its predecessor, it was the highest-grossing film of the year, and had a mixed critical reception. His next five films were major critical and commercial successes. In , Cruise starred in the dystopian science fiction thriller Minority Report which was directed by Steven Spielberg and based on the science fiction short story by Philip K. In , he starred in Edward Zwick 's historical drama The Last Samurai , for which he received a Golden Globe nomination for best actor.
Cruise was nominated for seven Saturn Awards between and , winning once. In , he returned to his role as Ethan Hunt in the third installment of the Mission Impossible film series, Mission: This performance earned Cruise a Golden Globe nomination. Cruise played the central role in the historical thriller Valkyrie released on December 25, to box office success.
In March , Cruise completed filming the action-comedy Knight and Day , in which he re-teamed with former costar Cameron Diaz; the film was released on June 23, Impossible — Ghost Protocol , the fourth installment in the Mission: The film was released in December  to high critical acclaim  and box office success.
On May 6, , Cruise was awarded a humanitarian award from the Simon Wiesenthal Centre and Museum of Tolerance for his work as a dedicated philanthropist. The film was released in June The film was released on December 21, It also starred Morgan Freeman and Olga Kurylenko. Cruise returned as Ethan Hunt in the fifth installment of the Mission: Impossible — Rogue Nation , which he also produced.
Cruise starred in the reboot of Boris Karloff 's horror movie The Mummy. In , Cruise again reprised Ethan Hunt, in the sixth film in his franchise, Mission: Impossible in which was also Cruise's first project as a producer. Cruise is noted as having negotiated some of the most lucrative film deals in Hollywood, and was described in by Hollywood economist Edward Jay Epstein as "one of the most powerful — and richest — forces in Hollywood.
Epstein also contends that the public obsession with Cruise's tabloid controversies obscures full appreciation of Cruise's exceptional commercial prowess. Holmes , at Chicago's World's Columbian Exposition. Kathryn Bigelow is attached to the project to produce and helm.
Cruise has produced for multiple films in which he has been. Impossible , Without Limits , Mission: Impossible 2 , The Others , Vanilla Sky and many others.
On August 22, , Paramount Pictures announced it was ending its year relationship with Cruise. In the Wall Street Journal , chairman of Viacom Paramount's parent company Sumner Redstone cited the economic damage to Cruise's value as an actor and producer from his controversial public behavior and views. Production began in of Valkyrie , a thriller based on the July 20, assassination attempt against Adolf Hitler.
The film was acquired in March by United Artists. On March 21, Cruise signed on to play Claus von Stauffenberg , the protagonist. This project marked the second production to be greenlighted since Cruise and Wagner took control of United Artists. Lambs was released on November 9, ,  opening to unimpressive box office revenue and critical reception.
In August , Wagner stepped down from her position at United Artists; she retains her stake in UA, which combined with Cruise's share amounts to 30 percent of the studio. In the early to mids, Cruise had relationships with older women, including Rebecca De Mornay ,  three years his senior; Patti Scialfa ,  nine years his senior; and Cher ,  16 years his senior.
Cruise married actress Mimi Rogers on May 9, Rogers introduced Cruise to the Church of Scientology. Cruise met his second wife, actress Nicole Kidman , on the set of their film Days of Thunder The couple married on December 24, In February , Cruise filed for divorce from Kidman while she was unknowingly pregnant.
The pregnancy ended in a miscarriage. In , Kidman clarified rumors of a miscarriage early in her marriage to Cruise, saying in an interview, "It was wrongly reported," and explaining that she had actually had an ectopic pregnancy. To me, he was just Tom, but to everybody else, he is huge.
But he was lovely to me. And I loved him. I still love him. Cruise was next romantically linked with Penélope Cruz , his co-star in Vanilla Sky Their relationship ended in According to those sources, a series of "auditions" of Scientologist actresses resulted in a short-lived relationship with British-Iranian actress Nazanin Boniadi , who subsequently left Scientology.
The Church of Scientology and Cruise's lawyers issued strongly worded denials and threatened to sue, accusing Vanity Fair of "shoddy journalism" and "religious bigotry. In April , Cruise began dating actress Katie Holmes. On April 27 that year, Cruise and Holmes — dubbed " TomKat " by the media — made their first public appearance together in Rome. On November 18, , Holmes and Cruise were married at the 15th-century Odescalchi Castle in Bracciano , Italy, in a Scientology ceremony attended by many Hollywood stars.
On June 29, , Holmes filed for divorce from Cruise after five and a half years of marriage. Cruise is an outspoken advocate for the Church of Scientology and its associated social programs. He became involved with Scientology in through his first wife, Mimi Rogers. Ron Hubbard Study Tech , helped him overcome dyslexia. In addition to promoting various programs that introduce people to Scientology, Cruise has campaigned for Scientology to be recognized as a religion in Europe.
In , the Paris city council revealed that Cruise had lobbied officials Nicolas Sarkozy and Jean-Claude Gaudin , described him as a spokesman and militant for Scientology, and barred any further dealings with him. This drew criticism from the medical profession  and from firefighters.
In January , Cruise made the controversial statement "I think psychiatry should be outlawed. Cruise asserted that there is no such thing as a chemical imbalance and that psychiatry is a form of pseudoscience.
Shields responded that Cruise "should stick to saving the world from aliens and let women who are experiencing postpartum depression decide what treatment options are best for them". Medical authorities view Cruise's comments as furthering the social stigma of mental illness. Scientology is well known for its opposition to mainstream psychiatry and the psychoactive drugs which are routinely prescribed for treatment. My daughter really liked the movie and agreed that her movie was a pale imitation though it was cute.
I think a lot of teen movies are now just trying to shock as opposed to telling an interesting and intricate story. This movie made Tom Cruise with whom I very annoyed given his treatment of Nicole and his display on the Today Show - medication can help a chemical imbalance , but the movie is a classic.
I loved it when I first saw it as a young adult 25 and I still think it is one of the best teen movies ever made. Visit Prime Video to explore more titles. Find showtimes, watch trailers, browse photos, track your Watchlist and rate your favorite movies and TV shows on your phone or tablet! There was an error trying to load your rating for this title.
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Aug 05, · Watch video · Still charming and entertaining with an absolutely volcanic De Mornay igniting the screen, "Risky Business" does however lack the timeless commentary of "The Graduate", while loses in wit and development to the quasi-remake "The Girl Next Door"/10(K). Nov 13, · Tom Cruise dances to Old Time Rock and Roll by Bob Seger! Enjoy! Risky Business () IMDb 99 min R Subtitles and Closed Captions A high school senior's is life gets turned around when he meets a sexy call girl who transforms his house into a brothel while his parents are away.