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The showdown

Curtis ArmstrongTake Me Home Tonight (movie)Risky Business (movie)Dan FoglerTom CruiseTopher Grace
By Glenn Whipp, Special to the Los Angeles Times Midway through watching the 1980s flashback comedy "Take Me Home Tonight," it hit us. Dan Fogler, Topher Grace's sidekick in the movie, has become this generation's Curtis Armstrong, the jowly, leering wingman to today'' erstwhile young film... Savage Steve Holland / Getty Images