Warner Bros. | Release Date: October 10, 1986
Summary: A small but growing Texas town, filled with strange and musical characters, celebrates its sesquicentennial and converge on a local parade and talent show.
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Runtime: 89 min
Rating: PG
Production: Edward R. Pressman Film
Genres: Comedy, Musical
Country: US
Language: English
Home Release Date: Mar 30, 1999
Director Credit
David Byrne Director
Writer Credit
Beth Henley Written By
David Byrne Written By
Stephen Tobolowsky Written By
Principal Cast Credit
Alix Elias The Cute Woman
Annie McEnroe Kay Culver
David Byrne Narrator/Lip-Syncher/Talking Heads Singer
Jo Harvey Allen The Lying Woman
John Goodman Louis Fyne
John Ingle The Preacher
Matthew Posey The Computer Guy
Roebuck 'Pops' Staples Mr. Tucker
Spalding Gray Earl Culver
Tito Larriva Ramon
Cast Credit
Amy Buffington Linda Culver
Evelyn Box Hey Now Kid
Freeman Beatty Lip-Syncher
Kevin Box Hey Now Kid
Swoosie Kurtz Miss Rollings
Producer Credit
Edward R. Pressman Executive Producer
Gary Kurfirst Producer
Karen Murphy Co-Producer
Michael Flynn Associate Producer
Neal Weisman Associate Producer