'Footloose': Kevin Bacon Recalls His 'Never Been Kissed' Moment

Are you ready to cut loose?

Ahead of the October 14 premiere of the buzzy "Footloose" reboot (starring Julianne Hough and Kenny Wormald) the original '80s dance flick is being re-released on DVD and Blu-ray! Though you won’t be able to kick off your Sunday shoes until September 27, we have an EXCLUSIVE featurette to get your toes tapping in the meantime.

And it's a doozy for you trivia buffs. In this quick clip, star Kevin Bacon reveals he pulled a Drew Barrymore, à la "Never Been Kissed," in order to research his role as high-schooler Ren McCormack. Specifically, Kevin asked production to arrange his enrollment in a local Chicago high school, so he could understand what it felt like to be an outsider. He recalls being concerned about the age difference and how, at 24, he could accurately play a 17-year-old. Read More...



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