Road House

(1989)

Overview

The Double Deuce is the meanest, loudest and rowdiest bar south of the Mason-Dixon Line, and Dalton (Patrick Swayze) has been hired to clean it up. He might not look like much, but the Ph.D.-educated bouncer proves he's more than capable -- busting the heads of troublemakers and turning the roadhouse into a jumping hot-spot. But Dalton's romance with the gorgeous Dr. Clay (Kelly Lynch) puts him on the bad side of cutthroat local big shot Brad Wesley (Ben Gazzara).

  1. David Lee Henry

    Screenplay

  2. Rowdy Herrington

    Director

  3. Hilary Henkin

    Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Patrick Swayze

    Patrick Swayze

    James Dalton

  2. Kelly Lynch

    Kelly Lynch

    Dr. Elizabeth Clay

  3. Sam Elliott

    Sam Elliott

    Wade Garrett

  4. Ben Gazzara

    Ben Gazzara

    Brad Wesley

  5. Marshall R. Teague

    Marshall R. Teague

    Jimmy

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Status Released

Release Information

  • May 19, 1989
    R
    Theatrical

    Meaning

    Under 17 requires accompanying parent or adult guardian 21 or older. The parent/guardian is required to stay with the child under 17 through the entire movie, even if the parent gives the child/teenager permission to see the film alone. These films may contain strong profanity, graphic sexuality, nudity, strong violence, horror, gore, and strong drug use. A movie rated R for profanity often has more severe or frequent language than the PG-13 rating would permit. An R-rated movie may have more blood, gore, drug use, nudity, or graphic sexuality than a PG-13 movie would admit.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 54m

Budget $15,000,000.00

Revenue $30,050,028.00

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