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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.

MPAA Rating PG

Status Released

Release Date 1996-10-04

Runtime 108 minutes

Budget $26m

Revenue $35m


TMDB 6.9


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jonathan_kent_6341 shared a tip "Just a whole lot of fun to watch, if you're interested in a "feel good " movie,this is a great choice!"

amelia_8351 shared a tip "This is so good! I love music, band, love story. This is kind of having them all together."

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amy_lourenco shared a tip "Cute story, loved the music and vibe"

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wahsatch_outdoors shared a tip "A must see for music junkies. Tom Hanks is a genius. The music is great. Steve Zahn is hilarious."

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ali_mcgucken shared a tip "Love it. Feel good, cute movie with a catchy title song."

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jim_hancock shared a tip "This movie is pure fun!"

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hannah_judith shared a tip "The songs are awesome and its a good heart-felt movie"

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monique_contreras shared a tip "Fun, great music .... a movie you can watch over and over again. This movie captures that time period perfectly."

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Dasher shared a tip "Tom Hanks directs a wonderful film about a one-hit-wonder band."

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jim_badger shared a tip "Great musical film, terrific romantic ending"

anna_kubelka shared a tip "The O’Neders! lol... awesome movie though!! Great music and great ending ☺️"

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tpozzz shared a tip "Such a classic, quotable movie! Tom Hanks wrote, directed, and starred in it. Why wouldn’t you want to watch that??"

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eastofgosling shared a tip "no one is doing it like the wonders"

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joshua_carpenter_8107 shared a tip "Iconic"

pkd shared a tip "Best movie"

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jerry_lambert shared a tip "One of our family's favorite movies of all time. It's one of those movies that you have to stop and watch if it's on!"

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stacy_lawrence shared a tip "I remember watching this movie as a kid, and the music is what I recall the most! Definitely one of my fondest movie memories."

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cindy_lee_2129 shared a tip "Underrated movie! Good watch. The song definitely gets stuck in your head. I am still singing it🎶🎶. #guyandfaye"

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nathan_mitchell_1150 shared a tip "A decent story well told."

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jonathan_harris_1512 shared a tip "An absolute classic."

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bill_mooney shared a tip "Love it. Time capsule, nice characterizations- surprising that the lead didn’t go on to a bigger career."

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maria_sanhueza shared a tip "One of my favs!"

any_cramer shared a tip "It’s happy and well, Tom Hanks!"

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lynne_dennis shared a tip "Love this movie!!!"

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madelyn_harris shared a tip "Wonderful, hilarious, interesting!"

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courtney_jenkins_4356 shared a tip "I still to this day, sing the songs from this movie."

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christina_barnard shared a tip "One of my favorite movies of all time"

carol_thompson_6229 shared a tip "great music"

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veronique_comma shared a tip "Good story line!"

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