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4th October 1996
1h 48m
Tom Hanks

That Thing You Do!

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That Thing You Do! is a 1996 Comedy Drama film released on 4th October; Tom Hanks directed the film which stars Tom Hanks, Charlize Theron, and Ethan Embry. The film was a box office success, earning a profit of $8,585,416 on its budget.

A Pennsylvania band scores a hit in 1964 and rides the star-making machinery as long as it can, with lots of help from its manager.

If you started watching this film now, it would finish at approximately 9:37am.
Tom Hanks Tom Hanks Mr. White
Age at Filming ≈ 39
Charlize Theron Charlize Theron
Age at Filming ≈ 20
Ethan Embry Ethan Embry
Age at Filming ≈ 17
Giovanni Ribisi Giovanni Ribisi
Age at Filming ≈ 21
Bryan Cranston Bryan Cranston
Age at Filming ≈ 39
Liv Tyler Liv Tyler
Age at Filming ≈ 18
Kevin Pollak Kevin Pollak
Age at Filming ≈ 38
Tom Everett Scott Tom Everett Scott
Age at Filming ≈ 25
Steve Zahn Steve Zahn
Age at Filming ≈ 28
Chris Ellis Chris Ellis
Age at Filming ≈ 39
Bill Cobbs Bill Cobbs
Age at Filming ≈ 61
Johnathon Schaech Johnathon Schaech
Age at Filming ≈ 26
Alex Rocco Alex Rocco
Age at Filming ≈ 59
Sean Whalen Sean Whalen
Age at Filming ≈ 31
Obba Babatundé
Age at Filming ≈ 44
Marc McClure
Age at Filming ≈ 38
Rita Wilson Rita Wilson
Age at Filming ≈ 39
Holmes Osborne Holmes Osborne
Age at Filming ≈ 48
Colin Hanks Colin Hanks
Age at Filming ≈ 18
Gedde Watanabe
Age at Filming ≈ 40
Robert Ridgely
Age at Filming ≈ 64
Tracy Reiner
Age at Filming ≈ 31
Peter Scolari
Age at Filming ≈ 40
Paul Feig Paul Feig
Age at Filming ≈ 33
Kathleen Kinmont
Age at Filming ≈ 30
Warren Berlinger
Age at Filming ≈ 58
Clive Rosengren
Age at Filming ≈ 52
Renée Lippin
Age at Filming ≈ 49
Dawn Maxey
Age at Filming ≈ 29
Chris Isaak
Age at Filming ≈ 39
Robert Torti
Age at Filming ≈ 34
Jonathan Demme
Age at Filming ≈ 51
Brittney Powell
Age at Filming ≈ 23
Clint Howard Clint Howard
Age at Filming ≈ 36
Benjamin John Parrillo
Age at Filming ≈ 26


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Cast Age

Estimated Ages At Time of Filming

6% 13-19
15% 20-29
24% 30-39
9% 40-49
7% 50-59
4% 60-69
35% Unknown

Cast Genders

Who Is Most Represented

28% Female
67% Male
6% Unknown

Good/Bad Characters

More Heroes of Villains?

2% Good
98% Unknown

Character Types

What Characters Feature

2% Music Manager
98% Unknown

Frequently Asked Questions

Is That Thing You Do! on Netflix?
No, That Thing You Do! is not currently available on Netflix in the United States
Is That Thing You Do! on Amazon Prime?
No, That Thing You Do! is not currently available on Amazon Prime in the United States
Is That Thing You Do! on Disney Plus?
No, That Thing You Do! is not currently available on Disney+ in the United States