True Stories

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A small but growing Texas town, filled with strange and musical characters, celebrates its sesquicentennial and converge on a local parade and talent show.

  1. David Byrne

    Director, Writer

  2. Stephen Tobolowsky


  3. Beth Henley


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  1. David Byrne

    David Byrne

    Narrator / Lip-Syncher / Talking Heads singer

  2. John Goodman

    John Goodman

    Louis Fyne

  3. Swoosie Kurtz

    Swoosie Kurtz

    Miss Rollings

  4. Spalding Gray

    Spalding Gray

    Earl Culver

  5. Annie McEnroe

    Annie McEnroe

    Kay Culver

  6. JH

    Jo Harvey Allen

    The Lying Woman

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Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 30m

Budget -

Revenue -

Homepage -

Release Information

  • October 10, 1986



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