In 1991 he starred in the action film Point Break with Patrick Swayze the science fiction comedy sequel Bill Teds Bogus Journey and the independent drama My Own Private Idaho. Wiest and Plimpton are at each others throats due to both general teen angst and the fact that its tough being a single parent. From the movie Parenthood. Wiest and Plimpton are at each others throats due to both general teen angst and the fact that its tough being a single parent. A teenager in love who needs money to arrange his future life with his mistress kidnaps his own father for ransom but nobody cares. Buckman you need a license to buy a dog. Parenthood 1989 Keanu Reeves as Tod. Hell you even need a license to catch a fish. Susan as Harley Kozak Dennis Dugan. Wiests daughter Plimpton is in her late teens and is dating a well meaning but currently nowhere-bound guy Keanu Reeves. I almost didnt write about Parenthood the 1989 movie starring Steve Martin Dianne Wiest Mary Steenburgen Keanu Reeves and a nice handful of other perfectly-cast actors because I had no idea where to start. Reeves followed this with a supporting role in Ron Howards comedy Parenthood. Parenthood Ron Howards 1989 hit written by fellow family men Lowell Ganz and Babaloo Mandel Splash A League of Their Own is an original comedy about contemporary life and the eternal responsibilities of raising children. Wiests daughter Plimpton is in her late teens and is dating a well meaning but currently nowhere-bound guy Keanu Reeves. Ron Howard Writing Credits Lowell Ganz. Keanu Reeves Martha Plimpton LeafJoaquin Phoenix. Harley Jane Kozak. Keanu Reeves Kiefer Sutherland and Billy Zane star as high-school students who start a vigilante group to combat crime in their neighborhood. But theyll let any butt-reaming asshole to be a father. Helen Dianne Wiest faces challenges as a single mother raising her son Garry teenaged Joaquin Phoenix while he is adapting to the corollary of puberty.