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River Phoenix's Final Film Picked Up By Lionsgate At Cannes
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Albums:

5 Wheel Drive - Ep

Ritual

I'm Usa, You're Canada

I'm USA, You're Canada (3-Track Maxi-Single)


Biography:
Birth Name: River Phoenix
Born: 08/23/1970
Birth Place: Madras, Oregon, USA
Death Place: Los Angeles, California, USA
Died: 10/31/1993

Born Aug. 23, 1970 in Madras, OR, River Jude Bottom was the son of free-spirited hippie parents, Arlyn Sharon Dunetz and John Lee Bottom. Naming their son after the Buddhist concept of the river of life, as well as The Beatles song "Hey Jude," River Bottom was raised to play music practically from the moment he was born. While he was still a baby, his parents dropped out of mainstream society to become migrant fruit pickers in the United States before joining the Children of God cult to become missionaries and live a commune-based lifestyle free of material possessions. As they welcomed a string of siblings, including daughter Rain and son Joaquin (later, Leaf), the family rose within the ra... Continue Bio >>

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