"I was asked to be the first one on Hunt for Red October... and I had this other commitment and I had given my word that I would make that movie and they offered me more money than I'd ever seen in my life. And the other movie I put my own money into it. It was Dances With Wolves." Kevin Costner reveals he passed on playing Jack Ryan in the first Tom Clancy film adaptation. The movie star has a supporting role in the latest Jack Ryan movie, which features Chris Pine as the action hero.