That Thing You Do!

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  • PG
An American band is catapulted to overnight fame when their new song catches the public's imagination. Hanks' directorial debut is a charming look at the glory days of rock 'n roll.
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An American band is catapulted to overnight fame when their new song catches the public's imagination. Hanks' directorial debut is a charming look at the glory days of rock 'n roll.

Original Release

04/04/1996

US Release

10/04/1996

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Cast

Tom Everett Scott Guy Patterson
Johnathon Schaech Jimmy / Jimmy Mattingly
Tom Hanks Mr. White
Steve Zahn Lenny / Lenny Haise
Ethan Embry The Bass Player / T.B. Player
Liv Tyler Faye Dolan
Charlize Theron Tina
Bill Cobbs Del Paxton
Giovanni Ribisi Chad
Obba Babatunde Lamarr
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Tom Hanks

Writers

Tom Hanks

Cast

Tom Everett Scott Guy Patterson
Johnathon Schaech Jimmy / Jimmy Mattingly
Tom Hanks Mr. White
Steve Zahn Lenny / Lenny Haise
Ethan Embry The Bass Player / T.B. Player
Liv Tyler Faye Dolan
Charlize Theron Tina
Bill Cobbs Del Paxton
Giovanni Ribisi Chad
Obba Babatunde Lamarr
Alex Rocco Sol Siler
Chris Isaak Uncle Bob
Holmes Osborne Mr. Patterson
Chris Ellis Horace / Phil Horace
Peter Scolari Troy Chesterfield
Rita Wilson Margueritte
Robert Torti Freddy Fredrickson
Claudia Stedelin Mrs. Patterson
Dawn Maxey Darlene Patterson
Jonathan Demme Major Motion Picture Director

Producers

Editors

Richard Chew

1997 Oscar Best Music, Original Song Nominated
1997 Golden Globe Best Original Song - Motion Picture Nominated
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