Become an IMDbPro Member Today

Get access to the leading information resource for the entertainment industry

Find Contacts & Representation

Showcase Yourself

Follow Industry Trends

Stay connected with contact details for over 300,000 industry professionals and companies

Manage your photos and the credits you're Known For on IMDbPro, IMDb and Amazon Video

Keep up to date with entertainment news and follow in-development titles not available on IMDb

Start your 30-Day free trial
Already a member?

Blame It on the Night (1984)

PG-13
85 min | Comedy, Drama, Music

When his unmarried mother dies, custody of 13-year-old Job is assumed by his alleged father, Chris, whom he has never seen. Job is an enthusiastic cadet at a military academy, and Chris turns out to be a top-grossing rock star who removes ...See moreWhen his unmarried mother dies, custody of 13-year-old Job is assumed by his alleged father, Chris, whom he has never seen. Job is an enthusiastic cadet at a military academy, and Chris turns out to be a top-grossing rock star who removes Job from his beloved school to keep him company on tour. Getting acquainted is fraught with culture shock for both father and son. Written by Paul Emmons See less
Read more: Plot summary
Director
Gene Taft (directed by)
Writers
Gene Taft (from a story by) | Mick Jagger (from a story by) (as Michael Philip Jagger) | Len Jenkin (screenplay by)
Producer
Gene Taft (produced by)
Cinematographer
Álex Phillips Jr. (as Alex Phillips)
Casting Director
Production Designer
Trending
MOVIEmeter
Members only
Box Office
Opening weekend
$201,096
Gross (US & Canada)
$201,096
See all box office data

Release date
Nov 2, 1984 (United States)

Contacts

Become a member to access contact information

Cast

+ Add Cast
52 cast members
Name STARmeter Known for
Nick Mancuso
Chris Dalton Chris Dalton   See fewer
Members only
Byron Thames
Job Dalton Job Dalton   See fewer
Members only
Leslie Ackerman
Shelley Shelley   See fewer
Members only
Richard Bakalyan
Manzini Manzini   See fewer
Members only
Leeyan Granger
Melanie - Terry's Wife Melanie - Terry's Wife   See fewer
Members only
Rex Ludwick
Animal Animal   See fewer
Members only
Members only
Dennis Tufano
Leland Leland   See fewer
Members only
Members only
Gary Chase
Buster Buster   See fewer
Members only
Merry Clayton
Merry Clayton Merry Clayton   See fewer
Members only
Billy Preston
Billy Preston Billy Preston   See fewer
Members only
Ollie E. Brown
Ollie E. Brown Ollie E. Brown   See fewer
Members only
Mark J. Goodman
Mark Goodman (as Mark Goodman) Mark Goodman (as Mark Goodman)   See fewer
Members only
Melissa Prophet
Charlotte Charlotte   See fewer
Members only
Joe Mantell
Attorney - on Plane Attorney - on Plane   See fewer
Members only
Sandy Kenyon
Colonel Colonel   See fewer
Members only
Linda Blais
Stewardess Stewardess   See fewer
Members only
James Bem Sobieski
Cadet in Barracks Cadet in Barracks   See fewer
Members only
Ida Martin
Baby Nicholas Baby Nicholas   See fewer
Members only
Lily Martin
Baby Nicholas Baby Nicholas   See fewer
Members only
Anthony T. Mazzucchi
Mazzucchi Mazzucchi   See fewer
Members only
Shepard Saunders
Bob Ritz Bob Ritz   See fewer
Members only
Robert Michaels
Peter Styne Peter Styne   See fewer
Members only
Judith Marx
Yvonne Yvonne   See fewer
Members only
Marissa Ravelli
Daughter #1 Daughter #1   See fewer
Members only
Wendy Brainard
Daughter #2 Daughter #2   See fewer
Members only
Nina Franciosa
Girl in Audience Girl in Audience   See fewer
Members only
Andrew Lauer
Boy in Audience Boy in Audience   See fewer
Members only
Richard Caruso
Sax Player Sax Player   See fewer
Members only
Marla Phillips
Gloria Aaron Gloria Aaron   See fewer
Members only
Candy Chase
Cowgirl Cowgirl   See fewer
Members only
Lee Schaff Guardino
Cowgirl (as Lee Schaff) Cowgirl (as Lee Schaff)   See fewer
Members only
Larry Randles
Cowboy Cowboy   See fewer
Members only
Greg Gault
Cowboy Cowboy   See fewer
Members only
Paul Micale
Policeman Policeman   See fewer
Members only
Heidi Banks
Groupie #1 Groupie #1   See fewer
Members only
Paige Nan Pollack
Groupie #2 Groupie #2   See fewer
Members only
Rhonda Rosen
Waitress Waitress   See fewer
Members only
Hank Robinson
Umpire Umpire   See fewer
Members only
Members only
Max Rasmussen
Roadie Roadie   See fewer
Members only
Jim Veneziano
Roadie Roadie   See fewer
Members only
Members only
Erik Troy
Cadet Cadet   See fewer
Members only
Austin Cortez Tobar
Boy in Audience (uncredited) Boy in Audience (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
Chase Jazzborne
Roadie (uncredited) Roadie (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
Diane H. Kelly
Autograph Seeker (uncredited) Autograph Seeker (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
Helen Kelly
Waitress (uncredited) Waitress (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
Michele Longenbach
Girl in Audience (uncredited) Girl in Audience (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
Susan MacDonald
Woman in Bar (uncredited) Woman in Bar (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
Jeffery T. Weaver
Teen in Crowd (uncredited) Teen in Crowd (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.

MOVIEmeter

Members only

Become a member to access additional data

Ratings Breakdown

5.2 / 10 | 157 votes