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Release Date: October 04, 1996Running Time: 110 mins.
MPAA Rating: PGBox Office: $25,854,118.00
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Period, Romance


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Liv Tyler

Johnathon Schaech

Steve Zahn

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It's the summer of 1964, and Guy Patterson is a salesman at his father's appliance store in Erie, PA. By day, he sells toasters and transistor radios. But at night, he retreats to the basement, sits down at a set of drums, and disappears into a cloud of jazz percussion. In other words, he's ready to roll when a local rock band loses its drummer and asks him to sit in at a college talent show. One month later, The Wonders are shooting stars in the Play-Tone galaxy--with a recording contract, a state fair tour and a trip to Hollywood. As their signature song, That Thing You Do!, rockets to the top of the charts, The Wonders embark on a humorous and surprising journey where they not only get a ... Full Summary >>