80s Film Summary for Footloose
All he wants to do is to change the city with dance in this 80’s movie. A man moves from a big city to a small town where there are restrictions.
DVD ReleaseThe DVD for the movie Footloose was released on September 28, 2004 by Paramount and is rated PG.
Footloose is a movie about Ren McCormack, who leaves his big city to live in a small town with a lot of restrictions.
For one thing, dancing is totally forbidden in this small town much to Ren’s chagrin. The school dance is coming up and Ren is set on breaking all the rules in order to have some dancing fun in the movie Footloose.
Ren McCormack - Kevin Bacon
Ariel Moore - Lori Singer
Reverend Shaw Moore - John Lithgow
Vi Moore - Dianne Wiest
Willard Hewitt - Christopher Penn
Rusty - Sarah Jessica Parker
Woody - John Laughlin
Wendy Jo - Elizabeth Gorcey
Ethel McCormack - Frances Lee McCain
Chuck Cranston - Jim Youngs
Burlington Cranston - Douglas Dirkson
Lulu Warnicker - Lynne Marta
Wes Warnicker - Arthur Rosenberg
Andy Beamis - Timothy Scott
Coach Roger Dunbar - Alan Haufrect
TriviaBoth Tom Cruise and Rob Lowe were slated for the leading role in the movie Footloose.
The movie Footloose spawned two popular hits on its soundtrack. They were “Footloose” by Kenny Loggins and “Let’s Here It For the Boy” by Deniece Williams.
80's Film Facts:
The Movie Footloose was released to theatres on 02/17/1984 by Paramount Pictures, and grossed $80,000,000 at the box office in the US.
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