Even Cowgirls Get The Blues script
Synopsis: ven Cowgirls Get the Blues is a 1993 American romantic comedy-drama film based on Tom Robbins' 1976 novel of the same name. The film was directed by Gus Van Sant (credited as Gus Van Sant, Jr.) and starred an ensemble cast led by Uma Thurman, Lorraine Bracco, Angie Dickinson, Noriyuki "Pat" Morita, Keanu Reeves, John Hurt, and Rain Phoenix. Robbins himself was the narrator. The soundtrack was sung entirely by k.d. lang. The film was dedicated to the late River Phoenix.


Remember the words of the painter

Paul Gauguin, dear lady. "The ugly

may be beautiful, the pretty never."

I don't suppose that means very much

to you.


It's a judgement. She's gotta bear

the punishment.

Sissy beams serenely like a Christ figure.


Sissy looks up "thumb" in the dictionary. It says: the short,

thick first or most preaxial digit of the human hand,

differing from the other fingers by having two phalanges and

greater freedom of movement.

Sissy mouthing the words: "Greater freedom of movement."


Sissy very timidly ventures a pass with her gigantic right

thumb in the direction she is walking.

She is passed by...... BUT NO!

BRAKE LIGHTS! A Pontiac skids ever so slightly on the

snowflakes. View of the Pontiac insignia on the hood of the


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Gus Van Sant

Gus Green Van Sant, Jr. is an American film director, screenwriter, painter, photographer, musician and author who has earned acclaim as both an independent and more mainstream filmmaker. more…

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