''A Few Good Men'' -- Rob Reiner's new flick contains subtle references to his Oscar-winning ''Misery''

By Frank Spotnitz
Updated January 08, 1993 at 05:00 AM EST

The in-joke to look for in Rob Reiner‘s A Few Good Men: Note that the book beside the TV in Tom Cruise‘s apartment is entitled Misery’s Revenge. Right, that’s a veiled reference to the character James Caan writes about (with no help from Kathy Bates) in director Reiner’s Oscar-winning 1990 movie, Misery.