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One True Thing
Directed by:
Carl Franklin

Directed by Carl Franklin, and written by Karen Croner (screenplay), "One True Thing" (also known as "Voce dell'amore, La", "Familiensache") is a Drama film, released in the USA on September 18 of 1998 , starring Meryl Streep, Renée Zellweger, William Hurt, Tom Everett Scott, Lauren Graham and Nicky Katt.

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Who is the director of "One True Thing":

One True Thing was directed by Carl Franklin, an American director, actor, and writer.

Before One True Thing, Carl Franklin had directed Devil in a Blue Dress, released in 1995, One False Move (1992), Full Fathom Five (1990), Eye of the Eagle 2: Inside the Enemy (1989), Nowhere to Run (1989). Since, he directed High Crimes, released in 2002, Bless Me, Ultima (2013).

What was the release date of "One True Thing":

One True Thing was first released on Friday, September 18, 1998, in the United States. Another film released on Friday, September 18, 1998 is A Soldier's Daughter Never Cries (dir. James Ivory). This was twenty-one (21) years ago.

It has been released on Wednesday, June 09, 1999 in France; Saturday, February 13, 1999 in Germany; Friday, June 04, 1999 in Italy; Friday, February 19, 1999 in Spain; Thursday, May 27, 1999 in Australia and on Saturday, November 13, 1999 in Japan.

What is the cast of "One True Thing":

At the casting of One True Thing we find Meryl Streep, previously seen in Marvin's Room (1996) and Before and After (1996); Renée Zellweger (A Price Above Rubies (1998), Deceiver (1997)); William Hurt (Lost in Space (1998), The Proposition (1998)) [ more... ]

  • Marcia Jean Kurtz and Sloane Shelton, Bobo Lewis also worked together in Running on Empty, released in 1988.
  • James Eckhouse and Meryl Streep also appeared together in Defending Your Life, released in 1991.
  • Nicky Katt and Renée Zellweger also appeared together in Dazed and Confused, released in 1993.
  • Nicky Katt and Tom Everett Scott can both be seen in Boiler Room, released in 2000.

What is the Storyline of "One True Thing":

Ellen Gulden, has a high pressure job writing for New York magazine. As the movie begins, she is visiting her family home for her father's surprise birthday party. It becomes obvious that she deeply admires her father, George, a once-celebrated novelist and college professor, but has barely restrained disdain for her mother, Kate, and the domestic life she lives. When it is discovered that Kate has cancer, George pressures Ellen to come home and take care of her mother. Ellen is taken aback by this request, [...]

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