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The Thing Called Love

PG-13| 1 hr. 56 min.

Plot Summary
Hoping to become a country music star, Miranda Presley (Samantha Mathis) moves from New York to Nashville, Tenn. She gets a job waiting tables at the renowned Bluebird Cafe, where she meets other would-be singer-songwriters, including James Wright (River Phoenix) and Kyle Davidson (Dermot Mulroney), the two men who will battle for her heart. Linda Lue Linden (Sandra Bullock) offers female friendship as they all struggle to achieve fame -- or at least respectability.

Cast: River Phoenix , Samantha Mathis , Dermot Mulroney , Sandra Bullock , K. T. Oslin , Anthony Clark , Webb Wilder , Earl Poole Ball

Director: Peter Bogdanovich

Genres: Drama

Distributor: Paramount Pictures

The Thing Called Love (1993)

Release Date: May 16th, 1993|1 hr. 56 min.

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