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Risky Business
Director: Paul Brickman (Dir)
Release Date:   1983
Premiere Information:   Los Angeles and New York openings: 5 Aug 1983
Duration (in mins):   96
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Cast:   Tom Cruise (Joel)  
    Rebecca De Mornay (Lana)  
    Curtis Armstrong (Miles)  
    Bronson Pinchot (Barry)  
    Raphael Sbarge (Glenn)  

Production Company: The Geffen Film Company  
Distribution Company: Warner Bros., Inc. (Warner Communications, Inc.)
  The Geffen Film Company  
Director: Paul Brickman (Dir)
Producer: Jon Avnet (Prod)
  Steve Tisch (Prod)
Writer: Paul Brickman (Wrt)
Photography: Reynaldo Villalobos (Dir of photog)
  Bruce Surtees (Dir of photog)
Art Direction: William J. Cassidy (Prod des)
Film Editor: Richard Chew (Film ed)
Music: Tangerine Dream (Mus comp)
MPAA Rating: R
Country: United States
Language: English

Source Text:

Copyright Claimant Copyright Date Copyright Number
The Geffen Film Company 7/11/1983 dd/mm/yyyy PA190284

Physical Properties: Sd:

Genre: Comedy
Sub-Genre: Teenage

Bibliographic Sources:   Date   Page
Hollywood Reporter   25 Jul 1983   p. 18.
Los Angeles Times   5 Aug 1983   p. 1.
New York Times   5 Aug 1983   p. 13.
Variety   27 Jul 1983   p. 21.

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