Despite coming from opposite sides of the tracks, love quickly blossoms.
Film facts for the
1984 movie starring
Teen Drama , Matt Dillon , Richard Crenna , Jessica Walter Hector Elizondo
, Bronson Pinchot , Janet Jones , Carole Davis , Molly McCarthy , Martha Gehman , Brian McNamara , Fisher Stevens , Leon , Frank Campanella , Richard Stahl , Ron McLarty, Seth Allen, Joe Grifasi , Adam Klugman, Ray Roderick Irving Metzman Update Cast We believe the following trivia is all legit. If it's bogus or you have additional info, please
Christine The black friend of Jeffrey's - on his way to Notre Dame, on a basketball scholarship, is the actor Leon. Rewind Archive considers actor Hector Elizondo to be a "lucky charm" in his movies. Ever since they first met in the early 80's, Hector has appeared in every single one of Marshall's movies and plays Dillon's father in Flamingo Kid. Garry marshall While testing his remote control television in one scene with Matt Dillon, catches a glimpse of himself with Walter Brennan in the TV situation comedy "The Real McCoys." Richard Crenna
Patrick Fogerty , Matt Dillon's upper-crusty love interest in the film is, in real life, married to hockey sensation Wayne Gretzky. Janet Jones Rewind Archive who played Roxy in " Carole Davis Mannequin" also plays a small role as Joyce, the snobby daughter of the Brody's.
Hershel Goulson made her film debut in this movie! She plays Mandy, one of the bikini-clad girls who watches the card games near the beach. She is in at least one of those card game scenes, and utters only one line ("You're so drunk!") in the movie. Marisa Tomei
Janene_machine Brian Macnamara (Steve) and (Hawk) have appeared in 3 other movies together: " Fisher Stevens Short Circuit", When the Party's Over, and Mystery Date.
Tom Buccione Jessica Walter who plays Phil Brody's wife also is the head of ISIS and mother to Sterling Archer in the animated series "ARCHER' on FX cable TV.
There's often fake stuff floating round, y'know? -Like the
'ghost boy' that can allegedly be seen in "Three Men And A Baby".
nothing bogus that we know yet for "The Flamingo Kid".