Meredith Salenger stars alongside River Phoenix, Mathew Perry, Ione Sky and Ann Magnuson in this hit 80's coming of age teen romance film by William Richert. Based on Richert's semi autobiographical novel Jimmy Reardon - Aren't You Even Gonna Kiss Me Goodbye. Jimmy Reardon The Director's Cut is also River Phoenix's first leading role. River Phoenix along with the line up of ladies make Jimmy Reardon one of the sexiest movies to ever make our to a top 80s movie hit list. River Phoenix