Even Cowgirls Get the Blues (1994)

R 05/13/1994 (US) WesternDramaComedyRomance 1h 36m

There have been many great drivers but only one great passenger.


Sissy Hankshaw is born with enormous thumbs that help her hitchhiking through the US from a young age. She becomes a model in advertising and her NY agent 'the Countess' sends her to his ranch in CA to shoot a commercial, set against the background of mating whooping cranes. There, she befriends Bonanza Jellybean, one of the cowgirls at the beauty- ranch.

  1. Gus Van Sant

    Director, Writer

  2. Tom Robbins


Top Billed Cast

  1. Uma Thurman

    Uma Thurman

    Sissy Hankshaw

  2. Lorraine Bracco

    Lorraine Bracco

    Delores Del Ruby

  3. Pat Morita

    Pat Morita

    The Chink

  4. Angie Dickinson

    Angie Dickinson

    Miss Adrian

  5. Keanu Reeves

    Keanu Reeves

    Julian Gitche

  6. John Hurt

    John Hurt

    The Countess

  7. Rain Phoenix

    Rain Phoenix

    Bonanza Jellybean

  8. Ed Begley Jr.

    Ed Begley Jr.


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Even Cowgirls Get the Blues
Even Cowgirls Get the Blues

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget $8,000,000.00

Revenue -


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