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True Stories

1986 Rated PG 1hr 29m

Talking Heads front man David Byrne co-wrote, composed, directed and stars in this quirky musical journey into the odder side of small-town America. The residents of Virgil, Texas, are a motley crew -- from the woman who's too lazy to get out of bed (Swoosie Kurtz) to the shy man who must advertise for a wife (John Goodman). Byrne serves as our tall-hatted tour guide through the town's sesquicentennial "Celebration of Specialness."

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Movie Details

Parental guidance suggested. Some material may not be suitable for children.
Common Sense rating OK for kids 13+
Screen formats

Full Screen 1.33:1



Closed captioned


Language and sound

English: Dolby Digital 2.0 Surround

Other features

Color; region 1 encoding; interactive menus; production notes