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Risky Business (5-Aug-1983)

Director: Paul Brickman

Writer: Paul Brickman

Music Composed and Performed by: Tangerine Dream

Producers: Jon Avnet; Steve Tisch

Keywords: Crime/Comedy, Teen Sex Romp, Prostitution, Pimps, High School, Coming of Age

Joel Goodson, virginal boy-next-door, is left alone for the first time as his parents are away from their suburban Chicago home. His best friend Miles orders him a prostitute "Jackie" who turns out to be a transvestite, but another prostitute Lana, does meet his requirements. Joel's efforts to pay her $300 fee spiral spectacularly out of control, damage that must be undone before his parents return home.

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Kevin Anderson
13-Jan-1960   Sleeping with the Enemy
Curtis Armstrong
27-Nov-1953   Revenge of the Nerds
Janet Carroll
24-Dec-1940 22-May-2012 Risky Business
Tom Cruise
3-Jul-1962   Flamboyant Scientologist
Rebecca De Mornay
29-Aug-1959   And God Created Woman
Richard Masur
20-Nov-1948   Who'll Stop the Rain
Megan Mullally
12-Nov-1958   Karen Walker on Will & Grace
Joe Pantoliano
12-Sep-1951   Ralph Cifaretto, Guido the killer pimp
Bronson Pinchot
20-May-1959   Balki on Perfect Strangers
Raphael Sbarge
12-Feb-1964   Archie Hopper on Once Upon a Time


Tom Cruise   ...   Joel
Rebecca De Mornay   ...   Lana
Joe Pantoliano   ...   Guido
Richard Masur   ...   Rutherford
Bronson Pinchot   ...   Barry
Curtis Armstrong   ...   Miles
Nicholas Pryor   ...   Joel's Father
Janet Carroll   ...   Joel's Mother
Shera Danese   ...   Vicki
Raphael Sbarge   ...   Glenn
Bruce A. Young   ...   Jackie
Kevin Anderson   ...   Chuck
Sarah Partridge   ...   Kessler
Nathan Davis   ...   Business Teacher
Scott Harlan   ...   Stan Licata
Sheila Keenan   ...   Nurse Bolik
Lucy Harrington   ...   Glenn's Girlfriend
Jerry Tullos   ...   Derelict on Train
Jerome Landfield   ...   Kessler's Father
Ron Dean   ...   Detective with Bullhorn
Bruno Aclin   ...   Mechanic
Robert Kurcz   ...   Service Manager
Jonathan Chapin   ...   Kid at Gas Station
Jimmy Baron   ...   Kid at Window
Harry Teinowitz   ...   Kid at Party
Francine Locke   ...   Shower Girl
Ann Cole   ...   Call Girl
Candace Collins   ...   Call Girl
Elizabeth Curran   ...   Call Girl
Jill DeVries   ...   Call Girl
Debra Dulman   ...   Call Girl
Joyce Hazard   ...   Call Girl
Kerry Hill   ...   Call Girl
Megan Mullally   ...   Call Girl
Lora Staley   ...   Call Girl
Vivian Victor   ...   Call Girl
Fern Persons   ...   Lab Teacher
Cynthia Baker   ...   Test Teacher
Wayne C. Kneeland   ...   Russell Bitterman
Jade Gold   ...   Evonne Williams
Dana Balkin   ...   Girl in Nurse's Office
Karen Grossman   ...   Hall Marshall
Brett Baer   ...   Howie Rifkin
Vinny Argiro   ...   Mr. Rents Salesman
Eric Minsk   ...   Wimpy Kid
Michael Genovese   ...   Rent-All Man
Steven Charous   ...   Softball Player


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