Top 2 That Thing You Do Movie Facts

Following is our collection of That Thing You Do facts. Handpicked and verified, these little-known details can be obscure enough most people will miss. These behind the scene easter eggs and hidden messages will give you another view of That Thing You Do film message.

Faye sits at a vanity and cuts Jimmy off of a sentimental photo. When the fragment image of Jimmy falls, it reflects on the mirror, showing Jimmy not with Faye or with the band but with himself. This symbolizes Jimmy's own personal vanity and selfishness.
Faye sits at a vanity and cuts Jimmy off of a sentimental photo. When the fragment image of Jimmy falls, it reflects on the mirror, showing Jimmy not with Faye or with the band but with himself. This symbolizes Jimmy's own personal vanity and selfishness.

That Thing You Do Trivia

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  1. The TV subtitle that mistakenly says Jimmy is engaged is a reference to the Beatles' appearance on The Ed Sullivan Show.

That Thing You Do poster
That Thing You Do poster

That Thing You Do Plot

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

Cast and Details

Here are the full cast and crew of That Thing You Do. The goofs, crazy credits, and trivia they have performed may have not taken your attention. Some are hidden for a reason, while others randomly forgotten.

Genre Comedy, Drama, Music
Director Tom Hanks
Stars Tom Everett Scott, Liv Tyler, Johnathon Schaech, Steve Zahn
IMDB score 6.9