"Finding new and preferably disgusting ways to degrade a friend’s mother was always held in high regard."

~ Stand By Me (1986)

Even Cowgirls Get the Blues

Sissy Hankshaw is born with enormous thumbs that help her hitchhiking through the US from a young age. She becomes a model in advertising and her NY agent 'the Countess' sends her to his ranch in CA to shoot a commercial, set against the background of mating whooping cranes. There, she befriends Bonanza Jellybean, one of the cowgirls at the beauty- ranch. The cowgirls take command of the ranch from the Countess and 'drug' the cranes with 'peyote'.

  • Rated: R
  • Genre(s): Comedy, Drama, Romance, Western
  • Release Date: 05/20/1994
  • Run Time: 95 minutes
  • Director(s): Gus Van Sant
  • Writers: Tom Robbins, Gus Van Sant
  • Stars: Uma Thurman, Lorraine Bracco, Pat Morita
  • Cast: Uma Thurman, Lorraine Bracco, Pat Morita, Angie Dickinson, Keanu Reeves, John Hurt, Rain Phoenix, Ed Begley Jr., Carol Kane, Sean Young, Crispin Glover, Roseanne, Buck Henry, Grace Zabriskie, Treva Jeffryes
  • Studios: New Line Cinema, Fourth Vision

Even Cowgirls Get the Blues



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