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When was "That Thing You Do!" released:

That Thing You Do! was initally released in the United States on Friday, October 04, 1996. Also released on this day were Bound, D3: The Mighty Ducks (dir. Robert Lieberman), and The Glimmer Man (dir. John Gray). This was twenty-three (23) years ago.

It has been released on Friday, January 24, 1997 in the United Kingdom; Saturday, September 14, 1996 in Canada; Wednesday, February 05, 1997 in France; Thursday, February 06, 1997 in Germany; Wednesday, January 22, 1997 in Spain; Thursday, January 09, 1997 in Australia and on Saturday, February 15, 1997 in Japan.

What is the casting of "That Thing You Do!":

At the casting of That Thing You Do! we find Liv Tyler, previously seen in Empire Records (1995) and Heavy (1995); Johnathon Schaech (How to Make an American Quilt (1995), Storia di una capinera (1993)); Steve Zahn ("Picture Windows" (1994) (mini) {Armed Response (1995), Crimson Tide (1995)) [ more... ]

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  • Holmes Osborne and Chris Ellis also appeared together in Domestic Disturbance, released in 2001.
  • Steve Zahn and Tom Hanks can be seen in You've Got Mail, released in 1998.

What is the Storyline of "That Thing You Do!":

In 1964, Guy Patterson (Tom Everett Scott) is a jazz drummer who works at his family's Erie, Pennsylvania appliance store. Jimmy Mattingly (Johnathon Schaech) and Lenny Haise (Steve Zahn) ask Guy to sit in with their band at the annual Mercyhurst College talent show, because their regular drummer (Giovanni Ribisi) has broken his arm. The last member of the group is The unnamed bass player (Ethan Embry) (another running gag, the character is never addressed by name and is credited as "T.B. Player") [...]

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