Cole's Crew Stephen Michael Ayers ... Cole's Crew Mike Slattery ... Cole's Crew John Griesemer ... Len Dortort Barbara Garrick ... Lauren Daland Gerald R. Molen ...
Cast Tom Cruise Cole Trickle, Screen Story Robert Duvall Harry Hogge Nicole Kidman Dr. Claire Lewicki Randy Quaid Tim Daland Michael Rooker Rowdy Burns Cary Elwes Russ Wheeler Fred Dalton Thompson Big John John C. Reilly Buck Bretherton J.C. Quinn Waddell Don Simpson Aldo Benedetti, Co-producer Caroline Williams Jennie Burns Donna Wilson Darlene Chris Ellis
Donna Wilson Darlene. Chris Ellis Harlan Hoogerhyde. Peter Appel Tire Carrier, Cole's Crew. Mike Slattery Front Tire Changer, Cole's Crew.
C. Cary Elwes. Russ Weehler. F. Fred Dalton Thompson. Big John. J. John C. Reilly. Buck Bretherton.
Cast. Tom Cruise Robert Duvall Nicole Kidman Randy Quaid Cary Elwes Fred Dalton Thompson John C. Reilly J. C. Quinn Don Simpson Michael Rooker Caroline Williams Margo Martindale Michael Burgess Gerald R. Molen Donna W. Scott Leilani Sarelle.
- Tony Scott
A serious accident compounds his misfortunes and jeopardises his chances of ever racing again. Drama, starring Tom Cruise, Nicole Kidman, Robert Duvall, Randy Quaid and John C Reilly.
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Days of Thunder. Directed by: Tony Scott. Starring: Michael Rooker, Nicole Kidman, Randy Quaid, Robert Duvall, Tom Cruise. Genres: Sports, Drama, Action. Rated the #323 best film of 1990.
- Tony Scott
Tom Cruise as Cole Trickle, a young race car driver out to make a name for himself in NASCAR. The character was... Robert Duvall as Harry Hogge, Cole's crew chief (patterned after Harry Hyde ). Nicole Kidman as Dr. Claire Lewicki, a neurosurgeon who develops a relationship with Cole. Michael Rooker ...
- NASCAR King Richard Petty said the film only got two things right. Richard Petty is a retired NASCAR driver who, during his career, was nicknamed The King for his incredible and record-breaking achievements in the sport.
- Producer Don Simpson insisted on being cast in the film as Aldo Bennedetti. You’ve heard a lot about Don Simpson’s antics by now, but did you know that he demanded a significant part acting in the film?
- It was Margo Martindale’s first feature film. Margo Martindale is one of cinema’s greatest character actors, and has starred in dozens of films and TV shows.
- The film destroyed Simpson and Bruckheimer’s relationship with Paramount. Over-budget, behind schedule, and a unloved by critics: whatever you think of Days of Thunder, it’s no surprise that the studio, Paramount, wasn’t exactly happy with the finished product.