Released Date
February 17, 1984
Distributor
Paramount Pictures
Genre
Drama
Rating
PG
Budget
$8,200,000
Worldwide Gross
Domestic Gross + International Gross = Worldwide Gross
$80,035,402 + $3,662 = $80,039,064
56

Sarah Jessica Parker

as Rusty

63

Kevin Bacon

as Ren McCormack

75

John Lithgow

as Reverend Shaw Moore

73

Dianne Wiest

as Vi Moore

1965-2006

Chris Penn

as Willard Hewitt

63

Lori Singer

as Ariel Moore

About Footloose (1984)

A city teenager moves to a small town where rock music and dancing have been banned, and his rebellious spirit shakes up the populace.

About

A teenager from the city moves to a small town where dancing is forbidden. The movie was later adapted into the Broadway musical of the same name.

Trivia

The film is loosely based on events that occurred in the community of Elmore City, Oklahoma. A movie remake of the same name was released in 2011.