The Thing Called Love Poster

Release Date: May 16th, 1993

DVD Release Date: March 7th, 2006

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

Production Co: Paramount Pictures

Distributors: Paramount Pictures

Keywords: Amusing, Temptation, Bar, Friend, Love triangle, Rise, 1990s, Marriage, Emotional, New York City, Love, Love interest, Passionate, Friendship, Spirited