Few movie moments are as powerful as the scene in A Few Good Men when Col. Jessup (Jack Nicholson) bellows “You can’t handle the truth!” at Lt. Kaffee (Tom Cruise). Rob Reiner’s film adaptation of Aaron Sorkin’s acclaimed play is still as gripping today as it was when it was released back in 1992.
A Few Good Men
Jack Nicholson’s known as a Hollywood leading man with an easygoing sense of self-confidence and a commanding way with the ladies. But the men he plays in the movies are often total basket cases. In fact, here are seven of Nicholson’s onscreen alter egos from who we’re pretty sure had some serious undiagnosed psychological issues. Paging Jack Torrance in “The Shining”….
Tom Cruise is known for many things…dancing in his underwear, wooing Kelly McGillis on-screen with a rousing rendition of “You’ve Lost That Lovin’ Feelin’” … jumping on Oprah’s couch. But the Academy Award-nominated and Golden Globe-winning actor is best when he really gets fired up on the big screen. “A Few Good Men,” “Interview with the Vampire,” and “Jerry Maguire” for your viewing pleasure…
Fresh off the premiere of The Newsroom, the latest addition to the supremely wordy oeuvre of writer-creator Aaron Sorkin, the Internet was all abuzz over this