True Stories



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. Beth Henley


  3. Stephen Tobolowsky


Top Billed Cast

  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

Full Cast & Crew

True Stories
True Stories


Status Released

Release Information

  • October 10, 1986


Original Language English

Runtime 1h 29m

Budget -

Revenue -



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