The untold story of lost star River Phoenix – 25 years after his death | Curio

The untold story of lost star River Phoenix – 25 years after his death

18 mins | Apr 20, 2019

"When he wasn’t a movie star, he was a missionary. There’s a beauty in that – the man with the cause, the leader – but there’s also a deep loneliness." The phenomenally talented and famously caring, River Phoenix, passed away 25 years ago. In this deeply touching piece, his girlfriend Samantha Mathis discusses that awful night and the man behind the myth.

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