05/08/1989 at 01:00 AM EDT
>LLOYD BRIDGES and MITCHELL RYAN These two as backwoods patriarchs in Winter People?. Not since Richard Gere boogalooed it up in King David have actors seemed so out of place.
JOHN CUSACK Ah, sweet nerd of youth: In 1985 Cusack played a college student obsessed with the perfect coed in The Sure Thing. Now he's a high schooler in the same fix in Say Anything.
STEVE YEAGER Never known for hitting during his 15 years in the majors, Yeager plays a batting coach in Major League. But then, the film's big slugger is played by Pete Vuckovich, an ex-pitcher.