The film takes place in “Port Rainier,” a run-down mill town whose young women enter affairs with Navy officer candidates because marrying one is their best hope of escaping a dead-end life.
- 1 Where is Port Rainier?
- 2 How old was Richard Gere in Officer and a Gentleman?
- 3 What year was Officer and a Gentleman filmed?
- 4 What happened to Debra Winger?
- 5 Why is it called an officer and a gentleman?
- 6 When did Richard Gere go GREY?
- 7 How old is Richard Gere’s wife Alejandra Silva?
- 8 Where did Paula work in An Officer and a Gentleman?
- 9 What film was made in Lyme Regis?
Where is Port Rainier?
The setting for the 1982 film An Officer and a Gentleman was at the historic Fort Worden on the northeast tip of the Olympic Peninsula, Washington which played the part of “Port Rainier Naval Air Station” along with the nearby historic town of Port Townsend, Washington.
How old was Richard Gere in Officer and a Gentleman?
Richard Gere (Zack Mayo) Unbeknownst to the 30-year old actor at the time was that he would go on to become one of the most famous leading men of his generation and star in some of the most successful movies of all time.
What year was Officer and a Gentleman filmed?
Debra Winger says she turned down weight loss pills on ‘An Officer and a Gentleman’ after being told she looked ‘puffy’ Winger said she was offered weight loss pills after being told she looked “puffy in the dailies.” She recalls saying: “I’m not taking that.”
What happened to Debra Winger?
Winger famously quit the movie industry in 1995 before returning for sporadic roles over the years. She starred alongside Anne Hathaway in Rachel Getting Married, Ashton Kutcher in Netflix comedy The Ranch, and she now stars alongside Joseph Gordon-Levitt in the Apple TV+ series Mr. Corman.
Why is it called an officer and a gentleman?
The film’s title comes from an old Royal Navy expression. The title of the film actually derives from the United Kingdom’s Royal Navy, recorded in an 1813 court martial against Colonel Sir J Eamer, “ for behaving in a scandalous, infamous manner, such as is unbecoming the character of an officer and a gentleman…”
When did Richard Gere go GREY?
Richard Gere in 1990 (age 40) at the Warner Bros.
How old is Richard Gere’s wife Alejandra Silva?
North Syracuse high school graduate Richard Gere has welcomed another baby at the ripe age of 70. Hola! magazine reports the former “Pretty Woman” star’s 37-year-old wife, Alejandra Silva, gave birth to their second child together, a baby boy.
Where did Paula work in An Officer and a Gentleman?
Zack and fellow candidate Sid Worley meet two local factory workers, Paula Pokrifki and Lynette Pomeroy, at a Navy Ball.
What film was made in Lyme Regis?
Lyme Regis has won the golden ticket as scenes were filmed on the Cobb on the 11th and 12th October for the upcoming ‘Wonka’ film, an all-new adaptation based on the characters created by children’s author Roald Dahl for the beloved novel Charlie and the Chocolate Factory.