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Cocktail Movie

Movie Summary for Cocktail

Summary

An 80s movie of love and drinks – an ex-military man finds dream job as a bartender.

Cocktail DVD

DVD Release

The DVD for the movie Cocktail was released on August 13, 2002 by Buena Vista Home Entertainment and is rated R.

Plot

Fresh out of the Army, Brian Flanagan tries to find a marketing job, but ends up being one of New York’s best bartender and bar owner in the movie Cocktail.

He takes a job at a bar in Jamaica. There, he meets Jordan Mooney and falls for her. But, upon a friend’s dare, Brian hooks up with an older woman at the island resort, much to Jordan’s dismay in the movie Cocktail.

Cast

Brian Flanagan - Tom Cruise
Douglas 'Doug' Coughlin - Bryan Brown
Jordan Mooney - Elizabeth Shue
Bonnie - Lisa Banes
Richard Mooney - Laurence Luckinbill
Kerry Coughlin - Kelly Lynch
Coral - Gina Gershon
Pat Flanagan - Ron Dean
Eddie - Robert Donley
Waitress Eleanor - Ellen Foley
Dulcy - Andrea Morse
Soldiers: - Chris Owens
- Justin Louis
- John Graham
- Richard Thorn

Trivia

A real bartender John Bandy is the man who taught Tom Cruise his “flair bartending” skills in the movie Cocktail.

The song “Kokomo,” which was taken from the soundtrack for the movie Cocktail, won three awards for Best Motion Picture Song.

Academy Awards:

80's Film Facts:

The Movie Cocktail was released to theatres on 07/29/1988 by Buena Vista, and grossed $78,222,753 at the box office in the US.


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