The actor, who died yesterday after a public battle with pancreatic cancer, leaves behind many performances in movies fans hold near and dear, including ''Dirty Dancing,'' ''Red Dawn,'' ''Ghost,'' ''To Wong Foo'' -- see his career highlights
It's Rob Lowe's movie he's the one with the gratuitous caught-in-my-jockstrap scene, after all but it is Swayze, as the captain of the Hamilton Mustangs junior hockey team, who starts the pretty boy on his path to manhood. First, by shaving Lowe's privates. Then, by getting himself so badly injured that Lowe needs to take the gloves off and avenge him.
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